Stocks traded modestly higher amid weak economic news, falling oil prices, and a strong debut for LinkedIn's initial public offering.
Gap has been in a "turnaround" mode for years, yet its strategies have yet to take hold. The company reports after the bell Thursday, and on average analysts expect the company to earn 39 cents a share. That's down 13 percent from last year.
Clothing giant GAP is ready to report its latest results after the bell. Investors have been waiting years for its turnaround plan to materialize, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Warren Buffett auditions for Michael Scott's old job on The Office, but plenty to chew on during the day Thursday. Two big-time public offerings in the news, while two overdue retailers report quarterly earnings. Here's what we're watching…
Economic reports could rule the markets Thursday, as investors get a fresh look at the jobs situation and the health of the housing market.
With shares of Gap right around break-even over the past 3 months, how should you trade this stock into – and in the wake of – earnings Thursday?
Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, shares his position on health care ETF XLV, the Gap, and his hedge fund trade of the week.
Rising volatility in stocks and commodities could continue to be a dominant theme in the week ahead, as investors watch the latest U.S. economic reports for signs the recovery is moving forward.
The first quarter is now behind us and as retail earnings start to trickle out, the S&P retail index is hitting new highs.
The ticketing business took a turn for the worse last year — ticket sales down by double digits. Now Live Nation Entertainment and Groupon are teaming up to rev up the business with a whole new business model, launching a joint venture, called 'GrouponLive.'
Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading to close lower as investors took profits ahead of a key government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.
Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading as investors took profits ahead of a government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.
The late timing of the Easter holiday helped retailers report April sales that outpaced analysts' estimates, however, there were some signs that consumers are facing increasing pressure from gas prices.
Retailers are expected to get a boost from a late Easter when they report their monthly sales on Thursday. The Thomson Reuters Same-Store Sales Index is expected to post an 8.4 percent increase in April, compared with April 2010's 0.7 percent gain. A rundown of the estimates.
Despite unseasonably chilly temperatures—which should dampen demand for warm weather clothing—and rising gasoline prices—which should put a lid on spending—retail industry analysts continue to see some pockets of strength in the retail landscape. A look at where they are.
To see two analysts downgrade shares Gap today makes you wonder what they know and investors don’t. Or, based on the performance of Gap’s stock, what investors knew and the analysts didn’t — until now?
Stocks continued to tumble on news Standard & Poor's has a negative outlook on the U.S.'s long-term debt, citing concerns lawmakers will be unable to come to an agreement to address budgetary challenges.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Stock index futures fell further after news the ratings outlook for the United States was revised to "negative" by Standard & Poor's.