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A few housing-related stocks have run too far, Mike Santoli of Yahoo Finance says.
Brad Anderson, former CEO of Best Buy, says the electronic retailer's turnaround plan seems to be working by improving the consumer experience.
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Hewlett-Packard's effort to reshape its business has begun to bear fruit, CEO Meg Whitman told CNBC.
Stocks closed higher but off their best levels after two Fed officials dampened speculation the central bank was ready to consider "tapering" its bond-buying.
Best Buy shares fell after the company's latest earnings report, but CEO Hubert Joly said there are early positive signs that the moves are beginning to resonate with consumers.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down the big box retailers first quarter results.
Traders will be listening for clues about possible tapering off of quantitative easing when two Fed presidents speak later on Tuesday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. futures signaled a flat-to-lower Wall Street open on Tuesday, as markets in Europe and Asia remained cautious ahead of Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke's testimony to the Senate.
Best Buy reported weaker-than-expected revenue on Tuesday and warned that a slew of investments to win back shoppers could squeeze profits in the near term.
Earnings from several retailers are a highlight Tuesday, but, for traders, the Fed will remain the focus all week.
Bullish momentum should drive stocks higher into the week ahead, with all eyes on a speech by Fed Chairman Bernanke.
If earnings are driving the rally, then next week is going to be very telling. "I want to be careful of some stocks," Cramer said.
The next week investors get the last wave of reports from retailers. Here's Pisani's take on the Weather effect and the names that count.
James Marcum, former president & CEO of Circuit City, discusses the changing landscape of big box retail.
The rally in many of the most heavily shorted names is causing a "worst nightmare" situation for bearish investors and hedge funds alike, said Cramer.
David Strasser, Janney Capital Markets analyst explains why the big box store is outperforming the internet retail giant.
The House debate about the Marketplace Fairness Act will concentrate on the effect an online sales tax would have on small business.
A number of top U.S. retailers reported disappointing April sales as consumers gravitated toward discount chains and bad weather delayed spring shopping in much of the country.