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    It's time for retailers to wake up. Fashion shoppers are abandoning basics and looking for unique, stylish items, and stores that break the recessionary trend of playing it safe will reap the rewards, analysts said.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Claire Vissichelli of South Setauket pushes a shopping cart inside of a Wal-Mart in South Setauket, N.Y., shortly after the store opened at 5 a.m., Friday, Nov. 25, 2005. The nation's retailers are set to usher in the 2005 holiday shopping season with the usual come-ons_deep discounts and expanded hours_ along with a slew of stores offering early bird specials for the first time. (AP Photo/Ed Betz)

    Holiday shoppers bought a little more jewelry, electronics and boots but passed by the women's clothing racks, according to figures released Wednesday.

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    Retailers are offering more gimmicks than ever this holiday, as they try to coax shoppers into buying that little extra something that wasn't on their list.

  • Both the Dow and S&P closed lower on Thursday with selling accelerating into the close largely due to jitters about Friday’s jobs report.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Consumer Nation Holiday Central Edition

    Uh-oh, looks like big sales are coming. November Retail comp store sales are disappointing. RetailMetrics started off the month estimating gains of 2.6 percent for November compared to the same period last year, but by the end of the month it was down to 2.2 percent, and the final numbers may be even worse. It looks like about 75 percent are missing expectations; normally 60 percent beat expectations. Ugh!

  • Plus, get calls on retail, tech and more.

  • Is the chase for performance on? Should you expect stocks to climb higher through the end of the year?

  • The traders are taking a closer look at Abercrombie after FBR upgraded the stock on Monday.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks pulled off a modest gain Monday, led by banks, after Dubai World said it would try to restructure about $26 billion of its debt. Chips also gained. But retailers finished lower.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks retreated Monday as investors sorted through Dubai and retail news. Industrials and Home Depot were the biggest drags on the Dow. Financials gained.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks retreated Monday as investors sorted through Dubai and retail news. Industrials and Home Depot were the biggest drags on the Dow. Financials gained.

  • Considering market declines could have been much worse on Friday, is Dubai only a blip on the radar? Or, is it the first ripple of a larger crisis?

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    Hope for a much anticipated economic recovery is boosting Americans' optimism about this holiday shopping season.  Here is a look at 8 stocks that could gain from this trend. 

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    US markets are bracing for a shakeup Friday after investors fled risk assets globally on concerns about Dubai's debt rescheduling.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Abercrombie & Fitch and Nucor popped while Tivo and Micron dropped.

  • Retailers are gearing up for one of the busiest shopping days of the year—Black Friday. Even with the Internet and consumers shopping earlier, it’s still an important day for retailers so how are companies expected to perform throughout the holiday season? Randy Konik, specialty retail analyst at Jefferies shared his view.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks advanced Friday as Disney's earnings beat and JCPenney's outlook helped offset worries about a drop in consumer sentiment. For the week, the Dow gained 2.5 percent, finishing at its highest level since Oct. 2008.

  • The S&P 500 closed higher on Friday, giving the stock market a second straight week of gains as upbeat retail news reinforced hopes for strong sales this holiday season.