Markets are steady as she goes with strength in two key sectors.
Yellen and Fischer's comments at Jackson Hole leave markets right where they started the session.
Here's more evidence this summer's stock market rally is broad-based.
"Flash Boys" hero IEX will finally launch as a stock exchange on Friday.
The Fed's July minutes confirmed what the markets already believed - that a rate hike in September is unlikely.
With the major averages hitting record intraday highs, market signals are strong and vitals are healthy.
Department stores showed much-needed signs of stabilization, but there are still causes for concern.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Thursday.
Earnings are out for Dillard's. CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details. Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management, weighs in.
Using the analytics tool Kensho, we found the retail stocks that outperformed the week after Macy's topped earnings estimates.
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Today's sell-off reflects a perfect little storm for consumer names. But is the consumer really weakening?
Jim Cramer spotted a type of serenity in the market, and explains what it could mean to all portfolios.
Jim Cramer sorts through the rubble of retail to survey what stores can survive the strength of Amazon.
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One analyst says J.C. Penney's sales shortfall is giving investors a chance to buy into its turnaround story.
Nordstrom shares fell more than 10 percent Friday after the company's first-quarter results missed the mark with Wall Street.
Retail sales' surprise and a look at next week's earnings are giving investors renewed hope that the consumer hasn't completely shut down.
J.C. Penney is positioning itself to connect with a new era of shoppers, who many argue are no longer interested in visiting department stores.