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CNBC's Jim Cramer said that there are virtually no retail names worth buying in today's market, while the entire sector struggles to find growth as consumer behavior is changing.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer explains why he thinks the apparel sector is a disaster.
Shares of teen retailer Abercrombie & Fitch are down double-digits on weaker-than-expected Q2 results, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners analyst, explains why he is still very bullish on the discount retailer despite falling short on revenue this quarter.
With Saks the latest retailer to disappoint with weaker-than-expected earnings, investors are worried about how the retail sector will fare heading into a heavy week of earnings.
Back-to-school sales could see a big jump this fall thanks to cooler weather. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the outlook on retail sales this season.
It was a surprising miss for Macy's earnings this morning. Robin Lewis, The Robin Report; and Evan Clark, Woman's Wear Daily, discuss what's ailing struggling retailers.
Macy's is trading lower after reporting Q2 earnings this morning. Retail analysts Matthew Boss, JPMorgan; and Richard Jaffe, Stifel, break down the report.
CNBC's Scott Wapner reports the latest comments from former Allen Questrom on the state of JC Penney.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin has the latest on the drama at JC Penney. Activist Bill Ackman has resigned from the company's board and has indicated he does not plan to sell his shares.
Jonathan De Mello, head of retail consulting at CBRE, tells CNBC that retail in the US is in recovery mode and longer term looks like a good buy.
Starbuck's CEO Howard Schultz is defending JC Penney's CEO Mike Ullman, who is under fire by activist Bill Ackman. Is Ackman the problem or solution for a JCP turnaround? Jason Rotman, Lido Isle Advisors; Sanjay Sanghoee, "Killing Wall Street" author; and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale school of Management, weigh in.
Retail sectors have a big month ahead with both earnings and back-to-school season. David Berman of Durban Capital shares how investors will be watching shoppers. "Retail is weak—not the consumer," he said.
Traditional retailers have warned about weaker than expected July sales, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan; and digging into the latest market action, with Larry Glazer, Mayflower Advisors, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG.
Teens are shopping, but their back-to-school wish lists have changed. Many are mixing designer handbags and fast fashion, making it tough on traditional teen retailers.
Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Company, discusses his outlook and $15 price target on the retailer's stock. And CNBC's Scott Wapner has the latest in the JC Penney board saga.
Shares of the luxury retailer had a big move down following a 6.2 percent drop in first-quarter earnings, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Nearly every retail stock is down today. CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks at winners and losers in the sector. Mary Epner, Mary Epner Retail Analysis; Corinna Freedman, Wedbush Securities; and Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises, weigh in.
The Fast Money team has the trade on CBS & Time Warner Cable's fee feud, Sony's rejection of Dan Loeb's spin-off proposal, and the plunge in shares of American Eagle. And Kimberly Greenberger, Morgan Stanley, breaks down Michael Kors' blowout earnings. Also, Mike Murphy has the trade on JC Penney.
Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors president, provides perspective on which retailers are moving in the right direction. "This space is not for the faint of heart, it's very volatile," she says.