Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.» Read More
The recent data breaches have repercussions for the retail industry as a whole, Saks President Marigay McKee said Monday.
Lululemon Athletica and Express became the latest retailers to warn investors of disappointing earnings in the holiday quarter.
Retailers responded to weakness last year with deep discounts and promotions. Still, the softness is creeping into January.
Fast-fashion retailers like H&M are picking up a bigger chunk of sales—at the expense of traditional names like Abercrombie & Fitch and Aéropostale.
Many U.S. retailers had to ramp up promotions last month as shoppers continued to watch their spending during the holiday season.
Macy's is becoming an innovator, but don't expect that to carry through to other retailers.
Wall Street analysts are adjusting their 2014 forecasts for retail, and although they're generally cautious, they do see some positive signs.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
A number of specialty stores have pumped the brakes on their dramatic discounts, but department stores are still offering big price cuts.
According to ShopperTrak, traffic for the week ended Dec. 22 was down 21.2 percent year over year.
The 11th-hour moves include a barrage of emails broadcasting drastic promotions, including half-off discounts on all merchandise.
Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching, but shoppers may have until Christmas Eve to place—and receive—Christmas orders.
The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.
After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.
Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.
U.S. stocks ran sharply higher on Friday, with the S&P 500 bouncing back after a five-session drop.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Stocks are rallying on the strong jobs report. What happened to fear of tapering?
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, after the all-important non-farm payrolls report for November.
The rally is still in an uptrend, but it's looking tired. Then again, it's been looking tired for more than a week.