Bargain-hungry shoppers are planning to hit the stores in force over Black Friday weekend.» Read More
Some retailers desperate for sales and customer loyalty have begun training their employees in the art of bargaining with customers. The NYT reports.
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Mobile shopping was huge this year, but not all retailers got the mobile boost they may have hoped for.
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Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers.
A shorter holiday calendar could send frenzied shoppers to physical stores for last-minute purchases, taking some sales away from e-commerce.
Some developments are so contradictory that even Jim Cramer throws his hands up in frustration.
"The names you would traditionally think of with the holidays, they've actually lagged the market," Bespoke's Paul Hickey says.
U.S. online sales are expected to hit $2 billion on "Cyber Monday," for the first time since comScore has been tracking such information.
A strong sell bias continues among company insiders across the market, as stocks breach trough historic levels.
Black Friday retail sales may have been more sizzle than steak. Traffic was up, but spending was down.
A look at the early winners and losers from the heavily discounted Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday weekend.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.
Stay up late or sleep in? More Black Friday shoppers abandon early morning hours in favor of sleep.
U.S. stocks on Friday tallied a third month of gains.
Some of Friday's midday movers.
Despite saying it would be competitive on price this holiday, analysts said Best Buy is poised to be one of the season's winners.
Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. senior equity research analyst, discusses the catalyst for Best Buy's current stock price and whether he thinks the retailer is a strong buy now.
In the search for answers this shopping season, consumer behavior online is being tracked aggressively with help from technology.
"We look for stressed sectors toward year end," Larry McDonald says.