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  • Confidence Back? Several Retailers Top Sales Forecasts Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 8:39 AM ET

    After a difficult January, when shoppers first felt the effect of a payroll tax hike that lowered take-home pay by 2 percent, some retailers got a little relief in February from growing employment and a rising stock market.

  • The decision to do away with sales last year had no testing behind it. So it is not a mystery why J.C. Penney has done a 180 when it comes to its promotional stance.

  • Stocks are up as Bears are not yet in control of the narrative. There were no surprises from Bernanke, though he did give a rather spirited defense of QE and low interest rates.

  • Terry Lundgren

    Macy's Chief Executive Terry Lundgren said he was shocked when Martha Stewart told him in 2011 that she was starting a new alliance with rival J.C. Penney.

  • Furniture retailer Ikea says it has halted all sales of meatballs in Sweden after Czech authorities detected horse meat.

  • JC Penny and Macy's are going head to head today at the New York Supreme Court over whether Martha Stewart's contract with Macy's prevents JC Penney from selling Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia products in certain categories, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Higher Taxes Put the Brakes on Retail Spending Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 8:33 AM ET

    Retail sales barely rose in January as tax increases and higher gasoline prices restrained spending. Separately, import and export prices rose slightly less than expected in the month.

  • Mid-Turnaround, J.C. Penney Boosts Borrowing Capacity Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 7:42 AM ET

    Retailer J.C. Penney increased its borrowing capacity under a bank credit facility by $100 million to $1.85 billion and expanded an option to borrow more at a later date, raising concerns among analysts as it works on a turnaround.

  • IKEA Will Do Very Well in India: Pro     Monday, 21 Jan 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Samir Arora, Fund Manager, Helios Capital Management explains why he is optimistic about IKEA's expansion in India.

  • Shopping for Bargains? Try These Stocks: Pros Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    Heading into Black Friday, these retailer stocks present bargains for investors, the “Fast Money” pros said Wednesday on CNBC.

  • Why Cramer Remains Bullish on Bed Bath & Beyond Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 6:27 PM ET
    A shopper leaves the Bed Bath & Beyond store in Ellisville, Mo.

    It might have a broken stock, but “Mad Money” host says it’s not a broken company.

  • Industries Hit Hardest by the Recession Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 11:14 AM ET
    Most economists now agree that the worst part of the recession is over, and we’re officially in sluggish recovery mode. No one can say for sure when things will finally return to normal, but enough time has passed that an analysis of the data from the downturn’s lowest point is possible.For many industries, that point took place in 2009 and 2010. It was a brutal period for most businesses, and many struggled simply to tread water. But others were hit hard, and they offer a unique view into what

    Using data provided by the financial information firm Sageworks, CNBC.com shows which industries took the worst beating in 2009 and 2010.

  • Pier 1 Imports: $19 Price Target     Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 2:47 PM ET

    Pier 1 Imports has a very large loyal customer base, says Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets specialty hardlines retailers analyst, whose company has a buy rating on the company.

  • Real Time Trade: Home Renovation     Friday, 2 Mar 2012 | 12:18 PM ET

    Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, shares his take on home renovation.

  • Pier 1: Best Turnaround Story of Retail Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 6:56 PM ET

    To find out more about Pier 1’s future, Cramer spoke with President and CEO Alex Smith.

  • Cramer: Pier One Imports CEO     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer says PIR is one of the best performing stocks out there and talks with Alex Smith, Pier One Imports president/CEO about the company's earnings and its plans to open 100 new stores across the U.S.

  • Herb's Stocks To Watch: Hot IPOs     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 2:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg has his eye on two IPOs; a mattress and high-end furnishing company.

  • Two women look at a jewelry display in a luxury shopping mall in Shanghai. Following in the footsteps of Japan, China has become the world's second-largest consumer of high-end fashion, accessories and luxury goods.

    The upcoming listings of retailers Coach, Prada and Samsonite in Hong Kong are a sign that the future growth of the retail and luxury industry is in China, according to one analyst.

  • Booming Business     Friday, 8 Apr 2011 | 1:38 PM ET

    Home and garden retailers are hoping for greener sales as consumers spruce up homes and yards beaten up after a brutal winter, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Stocking Up on Home Improvement     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 4:25 PM ET

    A look at home improvement retail stocks after shares of Home Depot soared when the company announced it plans to buy back one billion dollars of its stock with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. retail analyst.