Jefferies believes the anticipation of lower taxes in 2017 could present an investment opportunity among a group of stocks.
Many of the specialty apparel chains that presented at this week's ICR Conference spoke to the difficulties they are facing.
Many retailers reported choppiness in the all-important holiday selling season, with shoppers slowing their shopping more than expected.
Retail promotions remained rampant in November and December, but they held steady in the days after Christmas.
Facial recognition, computer vision and artificial intelligence are quickly becoming a part of everyday brick-and-mortar shopping.
More upheaval is ahead for retail, as changes to the political landscape and in consumer behavior will force the biggest players to adapt.
Susan Anderson, FBR Capital Markets provides insight to the retail sector as the holiday shopping season heads into the home stretch.
As Victoria's Secret continues to grow its share of the market, some chinks have started to appear in its armor.
Several popular brands and categories are well-positioned to benefit from an anticipated holiday spending boost.
Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this group that just landed in his favor recently.
Stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, the last day of the month, as energy stocks surging on an OPEC deal to cut production.
Stocks closed higher on Tuesday, led by health care, as investors digested falling oil prices ahead of a key OPEC meeting.
U.S. stocks closed lower as financials lagged, while a massive post-election rally eased, and investors kept an eye on oil prices.
Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus retail analyst, discusses the winners and losers in retail going into this holiday season.
Investors will get a good look under the hood of the economy in the coming week, but may not be what matters most.
Bargain-hungry shoppers rushed the big-box chains and department stores for Black Friday doorbuster deals.
Deutsche Bank estimates Abercrombie & Fitch will generate 7 cents of earnings per share next year versus the 26 cents Wall Street consensus.
Comparable sales at the Abercrombie & Fitch label dropped off substantially from the first half of the year.
L Brands' woes may extend beyond its recent shift in strategy — meaning a recovery in its stock price could take longer than expected.
Neely Tamminga, Piper Jaffray, discusses teen consumer trends and how American Eagle Outfitters is benefiting from denim sales.