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Consumers have been giving in to their desire to feel good with retail therapy. Their willingness to open their wallets wider has helped push earnings up and retailers to recent 52-week highs.
CNBC.com considered how famous movie characters made their living. We found what their salaries would be in real life, then determined if they could really afford to live in that apartment, drive that car, or eat at that restaurant.
A look at retail stocks like Nike, Limited and Ralph Lauren, with the Fast Money crew.
This off-price retail company has been making new highs, and it’s a name the “Mad Money” host wants on his shopping list.
Liz Claiborne needed to be refocused, even at the cost of selling its namesake clothing line, CEO William McComb told CNBC Friday.
What follows is a list of products and services that became so indispensable to consumers that they instantly lost interest in their previous favorites.
The trials and tribulations the sportswear company, Li Ning, founded by the famous athlete can be seen as a proxy for the fortunes of Brand China. The FT reports.
Angela Ahrendts, Burberry Group CEO, discusses what's behind the company's 34% jump in total revenue in their latest quarter.
Did you know that the popsicle, ear muffs AND the trampoline were invented by kids? Here are 10 cool and inspiring inventions by kids — and how they did it!
the Fast Money traders discuss the signs of life in retail, with Brian Sozzi, analyst at Wall Street Strategies.
CNBC's Darren Rovell has the details on Reebok refunding customers over unsubstantiated EasyTone claims.
As investors look for bargains in the stock markets and consumers look for deals that won't lighten wallets as much, Kevin O'Brien, president and CEO of Revere Data, suggests investors look into the food, living arrangement, apparel and transportation sectors.
Some retail stocks are bucking the trend, posting healthy gains, and investors are finding these companies suit them perfectly, says Jennifer Davis, Lazard Capital Markets analyst.
TJX drew upside option activity yesterday as it continued to deliver growth in sales and profit.
Cramer says retail stocks are bizarrely on fire and asks David Jaffe, Ascena Retail Group CEO what's going on with this company and whether the stock is still fashionable.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer takes a look at Francesca's Holdings, a specialty retailer of clothing and asks is this fresh-faced IPO worth owning, or does it belong in the sell block?
Retail sales fell for the second straight month in August, and that means retailers must work harder to gain market share, two analysts told CNBC Wednesday.
Discussing the outlook for the shopping season and how it may impact the economy, with Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors Inc. president and Chris Christopher, IHS Global Insight senior principal economist.
Is Foot Locker or Lululemon a better play for investors? Christopher Svezia, Susquehanna Financial Group, and Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors share their picks.
Students may be back in the classroom, but the back-to-school shopping season has not winded down yet. It comes as more and more parents do their shopping in piecemeal. The late trips to the mall may be a function of the struggling economy, but not all of it.