The NRF sees signs that the positive trends influencing consumer spending are outmuscling the negative.
Chemicals and seeds producer DuPont reported an 8.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by lower costs.
Aberdeen Asset Management said on Tuesday that a revised $100 billion-plus bid for the company from rival AB Inbev remained "unacceptable."
The pace of U.S. home price gains cooled off in May as regional patterns were seen shifting, according to the new report.
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Highlights of Michelle Obama from night one of the Democratic National Convention.
Michael Jordan has taken heat for not being outspoken enough on politics and social justice issues, NBC News reports.
Olympus Corp. issued no broad warnings about scope infection risk in America in 2013 or two years afterward despite doing so in Europe.
Millionaire businessman and West Texas Investors Club Host Rooster McConaughey talks about the lowest point in his financial career.
Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar CEO, breaks down the company's second quarter results which beat expectations while navigating a difficult market environment.
Alan Patricof, Greycroft co-founder, discusses whether Bernie Sanders will have an influence on Hillary Clinton's platform and why the business community has nothing to fear from Clinton's agenda.