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  • Target trims forecast as quarterly sales fall short Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 7:31 AM ET

    Target reported comparable sales rose a smaller than expected 0.9 percent in the third quarter and it lowered its full-year profit forecast.

  • Why it may pay to skip Black Friday Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Retailers are pushing black Friday sales earlier this year, letting consumers walk away with doorbuster deals up to a week before the holiday.

  • Lane Crawford: See 90% annual growth in China  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:23 PM ET

    Andrew Keith, President of Lane Crawford describes how the luxury firm is enjoying strong demand from Chinese customers.

  • Salvatore Ferragamo: 'Made in Italy' here to stay  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 7:35 PM ET

    Michele Norsa, CEO of Salvatore Ferragamo describes the clothing brand's manufacturing strategy and the key to winning in Chinese markets.

  • Black Friday survival guide: Have a plan, be early Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    Black Friday used to be so simple—it was the day after Thanksgiving. These days, it's more complicated. Those with a plan will get the great deals.

  • Rupert Murdoch, Wendi Deng reach divorce deal Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 1:17 PM ET
    Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch

    Media baron Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng, have reached an undisclosed divorce settlement to end their 14-year marriage.

  • Buy, sell or hold JCP?  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    JC Penney posted a wider Q3 loss but forecasts higher sales for the holiday season. Paul Swinand, Morningstar Equity, and Mary Ross Gilbert, Imperial Capital, debate the best trade for the retailer. Swinand says the stock is not for a weak stomach.

  • Activist wants to dress down Men’s Wearhouse board Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 12:44 PM ET
    Ricky Sandler, Eminence Capital

    Rickey Sandler ramped up pressure on Men's Wearhouse to merge with Jos A. Bank on Wednesday.

  • JC Penney's $1.97 pants could spoil Christmas Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 12:10 PM ET
    A customer leaves a J.C. Penney store in New York.

    Retail analysts are wondering how much J.C. Penney's drastic price cuts could dent other stores' sales this holiday season.

  • Tumi CEO: Consumers range between luxury & average  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 11:23 AM ET

    Tumi president and CEO Jerome Griffith, discusses its most popular accessories, and its multi-channel approach in stores and online for consumers.

  • Easy Fed policy  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke emphasized that the Fed's monetary policy guidance provides thresholds, not triggers. Dino Kos, CLS Bank International, and Former Fed Gov. Mark Olson, provide perspective.

  • Cramer: Off life-support, now rehab for retailer Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:42 AM ET

    Department store chain J.C. Penney becomes "just another retailer" after third-quarter earnings, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.

  • JC Penney still shrinking, but getting better Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:37 AM ET

    J.C. Penney is reporting a wider third-quarter loss, but the results showed its business is starting to stabilize.

  • Lowe's boosts outlook as housing rebounds Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:22 AM ET
    An employee helps a customer shop for a sander at a Lowe's home improvement store in Chicago, Illinois

    No. 2 home improvement chain Lowe's reported a rise in quarterly profit and raised its outlook for the current fiscal year on Wednesday.

  • Market will focus on corporate fundamentals: Pro  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:13 AM ET

    Discussing whether the market can continue to rally, and what to expect from today's Fed minutes, with Diana Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, and John Canally, LPL Financial SVP economic strategy.

  • Upbeat retail data; Fed minutes ahead  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:08 AM ET

    October retail sales are up 0.4 percent. CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into this morning's economic data, including auto sales.

  • Eyeing JC Penney into 2014: Analyst  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    What JC Penney can do to boost investor confidence in the stock, with JPMorgan senior retail analyst Matthew Boss.

  • JC Penney moves higher after mixed earnings  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    JC Penney missed Wall Street's expectations on the bottom line reporting a loss of $1.81 per share. CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details.

  • Black Friday shopping tips  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Want to know the secret to bagging a Black Friday bargain, CNBC's Herb Weisbaum says the first thing to know is that Black Friday is more than just a day..

  • Black Friday shopping tips  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Want to know the secret to bagging a Black Friday bargain, CNBC's Herb Weisbaum says the first thing to know is that Black Friday is more than just a day.

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