Wall Street is trading on what it thinks might happen in September. But a key to what's been working on markets in the last several days is Europe.» Read More
Stocks clawed back from their worst levels but still closed in the red Wednesday, dragged by the defensive sectors such as consumer staples and utilities, as investors questioned when the Federal Reserve would start winding down its stimulus program.
Stock index futures pointed to a weaker open for Wall Street on Wednesday as investors speculated that strong economic data could prompt the Federal Reserve to retreat from its stimulus program earlier than expected.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Research Director for Mad Money, Nicole Urken, discusses JCP’s demise and the difficulty of turnaround.
The apparel maker has recently received both an upgrade and downgrade, so here's where Jim Cramer fits in.
Among retailers poised for a profitable holiday shopping season, several names look to stand out in the sector, Durban Capital’s Steve Kernkraut said Thursday on CNBC.
The health-care law recently upheld by the Supreme Court will increase costs for Chico’s and may force the women's clothing retailer to close some stores, CEO David Dyer told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
We are now six months from Christmas. While that still gives shoppers plenty of time to make up their minds on what they want to buy, retail executives have to start making up their minds now about what they want to sell.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, examines some successful and not so successful turnaround stories.
Apparel retailer Chico’s would do well not to follow in JC Penney’s footsteps, the "Mad Money" host said Thursday.
April housing starts, at 717,000, hit their highest level since October 2008. But don't kid yourself: the market is still on notice. Any headline could reverse things...quickly, says CNBC's Bob Pisani.
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Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at why it is just too tough to come into JC Penney right here.
Our pros fully expect the market to melt higher into year's end. And if you're nimble, they see opportunity over the next few sessions.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Companies can't fill open skilled jobs, so unskilled jobs don't open, CareerBuilder CEO Matt Ferguson told CNBC Friday.
Wrong again: Traders Tuesday believed that Europe would be down 2 percent on what was termed a "disappointing" press conference with Merkel and Sarkozy. Wrong.
Now that Europe's one-day summit is out of the way, the market focus may shift back to the U.S. economy and what is bothering stocks.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, May 18.
"We were deeply oversold and we got the bounce. Now I think we have resistance overhead in the 12,600, 12,700 area on the Dow," says one technical analyst.