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Costco's November same-store sales fell short of analysts' expectations, as lower gas prices and weak currencies dampened an increase in net sales.
At many companies, part-time means "on-call" without a fixed number of hours. "It's an extremely abusive and unfair practice," says one labor expert.
Norman Rockwell's "Saying Grace" sold on Wednesday for more than $46 million, double its high pre-sale estimate.
Discussing what led to strong auto sales in November, with CNBC contributor Carol Roth; David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles and Company; and CNBC's Phil LeBeau & Dominic Chu.
Retailer T.J. Maxx is up 46 percent so far this year. CNBC Contributor and TheStreet CIO, Stephanie Link says she is not buying the stock at these levels. Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus portfolio manager, believes the stock will go higher and is adding to his position.
This year's Black Friday was the coldest in more than 20 years. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the unusually cold temperatures stimulated consumer buying on Black Friday, particularly with winter apparel.
JC Penney's November same-store sales jumped 10.1 percent. Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises CEO says the retailer had to show double digit comps for people not to be disappointed. CNBC's Herb Greenberg, weighs in.
Brace yourself: The U.S. is about to go over the "dairy cliff," which could cause milk prices to jump.
There is no question that inequality is disturbingly high. But the discussion around it is flawed by a disregard for actual data.
Rick Snyder, Maxim Group senior retail analyst, discusses the struggles for JC Penney, and what can be done to turn the department store around. "The JCP recovery cannot happen" without increased traffic, Snyder adds.
Auto loan interest rates slid to their lowest level in at least six years, and Americans took out a record number of loans in the third quarter.
Jeff really likes a black '69 Camaro, but is not sure if it's a "sure thing." Will he have a different opinion after he takes it for a test drive?
Meg notices something is wrong with the vinyl stripes on the '73 Camaro. How will Jeff react when Meg informs him?
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the advertising influence of Pinterest during the holiday retail season.
Steve Case, Revolution Growth Fund Chairman & CEO, discusses his $22 million investment in organic salad chain Sweetgreen. Case says big fast food chains, like McDonald's, need to make adjustments.
The fictional anchorman's campaign for Chrysler's Dodge Durango has boosted sales of the SUV, AutoNation's Mike Jackson says.
Wine sales are soaring. How do investors get in on the action (besides drinking)? Todd Schoenberger raises a glass and offers up some advice.
Travel headlines for Wednesday include updates on the Metro-North derailment investigation and NYC's gridlock alert.
Eugene Profit, Profit Investments, weighs in on whether investors can expect to see a "Santa Claus" rally and provides his top retail and tech stock picks.
Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman & CEO, discusses his company's blowout November sales numbers as consumers put automobiles on the top of their holiday wish list.