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Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. This New York based company dates back to a small book business from the owners' home in the 1800s. These days it’s known for its in-house cafes and access to WiFi. Today this bookseller was a best seller as the stock surged on fourth-quarter numbers. Who is it?
In this Web Extra, the traders talk FedEx earnings, the latest TARP hearing, Barnes & Noble earnings and more. What's the trade?
Despite my repeated invitations for his first post-jailhouse interview on this blog and through one of his contacts, Sam Waksal didn't respond. Given his Manhattan social scene background it should not, perhaps, come as a surprise that the founder of ImClone Systems decided to have his coming-out party in "New York" magazine.
The pace of corporate layoffs picked up sharply in January 2009, reflecting the worsening US recession.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. News Corp. became the latest victim of the weakening economy, announcing it is planning on cutting jobs after reporting a quarterly loss on Thursday.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. GlaxoSmithKline and Tiffany & Co. on Thursday became the latest victims of the weakening economy, each cutting an undisclosed number of jobs.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. Clorox, Time Warner Cable and Fidelity National Financial were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.
With growing numbers of store closures, shopping mall operators are going to have to think outside the "Big Box" to fill vacant space. Here's what some retailers and shopping center operators are doing when they lose an anchor.
Another day, another round of corporate layoffs. Liz Claiborne and PNC Financial Services became the latest companies to announce job cuts on Tuesday
A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan, while a big Wall Street firm has further job cuts in store, according to reports.
A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy.
More companies announced layoffs on Thursday as the employment picture continued to dim.
More companies announced layoffs on Tuesday as the employment picture continued to dim.
Another round of layoffs was announced by big-name companies Monday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.
More companies announced layoffs as the employment picture continued to dim.
Even on Inauguration Day, companies continued to announce layoffs, reinforcing the challenges facing Barack Obama.
Corporate layoffs have soared since New Year's. On Friday alone, GE, Pfizer, AMD, Wellpoint and Hertz announced big cuts.
The world’s largest bookseller Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced it’s eliminating about 100 jobs in its corporate headquarters.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Las Vegas Sands and Research In Motion popped while AT&T and Tyson Foods dropped.
We begin the "real" New Year with stocks at a 6-week high, and the S&P 500 24 percent above its November 20 low. Now let's see if we can change leadership: health care and consumer stocks have generally outperformed in the past few weeks, though recently industrial stocks have improved. A shift toward less defensive names would be a welcome development.