The “Fast Money” traders weigh in on Kate Spade, and who may potentially buy out the company.
Not everyone on Wall Street is convinced that the recent runup in Kate Spade's stock is warranted.
The firm made the announcement while releasing its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings.
Comparable sales at Michael Kors' branded retail stores deteriorated, as fewer shoppers visited these locations and promotions took a toll.
Retailers are keeping an eye out for specific guidelines regarding the Republican proposed border tax and its consequences for consumers.
Victor Luis, Coach CEO, discusses his "great quarter," possible Kate Spade acquisition and Trump's border tax plans.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Coach posted a 17.4 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong demand for its handbags in Mainland China and Japan.
Tiffany is going big for its first-ever Super Bowl ad, tapping halftime performer Lady Gaga to appear in a 60-second spot.
Tiffany said its sales during the November-December holiday period were "somewhat lower" than it had expected, hurt by lower consumer spending.
The beaten-down retail names could see further downside ahead.
Minutes before Dow Jones reported that Kate Spade is exploring a sale of its business, one options trader purchased 2,000 calls.
Mary Epner, principal at Mary Epner Retail Analysis, looks at whether Kate Spade is up for sale as well as overall retail numbers from this holiday season.
More upheaval is ahead for retail, as changes to the political landscape and in consumer behavior will force the biggest players to adapt.
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CNBC's Dominic Chu discusses a few signals that indicate luxury retail stocks may be tempering. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
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Kate Spade and Coach haven't been able to shake heavy promotions at outlet malls.
U.S. equities fell as recent election news and a Fed meeting sent jitters through the market.
Handbags priced higher than $400 accounted for more than half of Coach's sales in that category.