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Looking for stocks that are winners during the holidays? Don't look where you might expect them to be—many retailers have underperformed.
Autozone Inc. fell $7.30 or 1.2 percent, to $580.65. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 26 or. 4 percent, to $72.05. Best Buy rose$. 67 or 1.9 percent, to $36.29.
Autozone Inc. fell $1.65 or. 3 percent, to $586.31. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 03 or percent, to $72.28. Best Buy rose$. 23 or. 6 percent, to $35.86.
Online sales are seeing double-digit growth this season, but the cost of digital retail is squeezing margins, former Toys R Us CEO Gerald Storch says.
NEW YORK, Dec 8- Jill Bascou looked like a typical holiday gift shopper standing in line on Thanksgiving Day shortly after the Target in Marlton, New Jersey opened at 6 p.m.. Look at a major store's circular advertising holiday gifts- from the $5 toasters at Kohl's to a $279 Dyson vacuum at Target- and you'll see the top draws are items people typically buy for...
Dec 6- Amarilis Sinchi visited Macy's at a New Jersey mall on Black Friday, but she waited until this week to purchase the red fleece pajamas she had her eye on. The 21- year-old student ended up paying $13 at the department store, down from $30 on Friday, which has traditionally been the best day for deals during the U.S. holiday season. "We're experiencing...
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Best Buy said it will sell its struggling China business to Zhejiang Jiayuan Group in order to focus on its North American operations.
SHANGHAI, Dec 4- U.S. retailer Best Buy Co Inc said on Thursday it will sell its struggling China business, Five Star, to domestic real estate firm Zhejiang Jiayuan Group in order to focus on its North American operations. Best Buy has struggled to fend off Chinese rivals in a crowded market, as other U.S. firms have complained that operating in the country has become...
StellaService evaluated how quickly 40 major retailers answered shoppers' calls Black Friday through Cyber Monday.
After Best Buy's website crashed twice on Black Friday, former Best Buy CEO Brad Anderson, discuses whether Best Buy can get back on track for the rest of the holiday season
The online sports retailer expects to process 10 times normal volume — roughly 700,000 packages — on Cyber Monday.
Retailers including Best Buy and Cabela's experienced major glitches over the Black Friday shopping period.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Bricks-and-mortar retailers, which have attacked Amazon for profiting from what they call a sales tax loophole, now target Alibaba. FT reports.
Brian Sozzi does some Monday morning quarterbacking on how his "5 Things to Watch on Black Friday" turned out.
Retail analysts are casting doubt about a widely watched shopping poll that indicated Black Friday sales fell 11 percent from last year.
Nov 30- Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store U.S. sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average spent 6.4 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group. The National Retail Federation estimated shoppers on average spent $380.95 at stores this holiday...
Internet sales were up 20.6 percent on Black Friday compared to 2013, making it "the biggest shopping day in U.S. history," Custora said Saturday.