Despite being bright spots in the retail market, Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer and Company, explains why Home Depot and Lowe's are short-term trades.» Read More
Autozone Inc. rose $4.51 or. 9 percent, to $533.25. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $68.30. Best Buy rose$. 41 or 1.6 percent, to $25.70.
Autozone Inc. rose $6.74 or 1.3 percent, to $535.48. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $68.77. Best Buy rose$. 39 or 1.5 percent, to $25.68.
Autozone Inc. rose $2.25 or. 4 percent, to $530.99. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 33 or. 5 percent, to $68.86. Best Buy rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $25.36.
Autozone Inc. fell $12.17 or 2.2 percent, to $528.74. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 65 or. 9 percent, to $68.53. Best Buy fell$. 45 or 1.7 percent, to $25.29.
Construction material costs have been rising so fast it's hard to keep pace, Mohawk CEO Jeffrey Lorberbaum tells CNBC.
Keoni Queypo, Honolulu Store Manager at Home Depot, and Mike Cunningham, Marina Del Ray Store Manager at Home Depot, discuss employment opportunities available at Home Depot and the competitive business of attracting consumers into their stores.
Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's plans to increase its online orders and accommodate mobile shoppers. Also Blake weighs in on his support of Internet taxes.
Frank Blake, Chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's do-it-yourself extravaganza in Las Vegas, and provides his outlook on the spring selling season. Definitely the cold weather has had an impact on us, says Blake.
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NEW YORK, Feb 28- The S&P 500 ended at another record close on Friday but well off the day's highs as worries about tensions in Ukraine caused investors to take profits ahead of the weekend.
*Retailers look to rise after J.C. Penny, Best Buy results. NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Thursday, with a better-than-expected read on durable goods helping to offset geopolitical uncertainty in Ukraine.
*J.C. Penney and Best Buy rally in premarket after results. NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday, with the S&P 500 poised to recede further from record levels amid political uncertainty in Ukraine and ahead of comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
*Target and Lowe's rally after results. *J.C. Penney shares jump after the bell. Target Corp and Lowe's Cos Inc shares jumped following upbeat earnings and gave the biggest boosts to the S&P 500. An S&P 500 retail index gained more than 1 percent for a second day.
*Target and Lowe's rally after results. Target Corp and Lowe's Cos Inc shares jumped following upbeat earnings and gave the biggest boosts to the S&P 500. An S&P 500 retail index gained more than 1 percent for a second day.
Stocks eked out small gains in volatile trading Wednesday, with the Nasdaq briefly hitting a 14-year high.
*Target and Lowe's rally after results. Shares of retailers Target Corp and Lowe's Cos Inc rose, giving the S&P 500 its biggest boosts.
*Ruble hits five-year low on Ukraine fallout. NEW YORK, Feb 26- World stocks markets edged lower on Wednesday, stung by growing worries over some emerging markets grew as escalating tensions in the Ukraine sent the Russian ruble to a five-year low, while equities on Wall Street rose.
Many traders set up to be short stocks and Treasuries this year. Retail stocks seeing short covering today.
*Ruble hits five-year low on Ukraine fallout. NEW YORK, Feb 26- World stocks markets were flat on Wednesday as worries about some emerging markets grew as the Russian ruble hit a five-year low as tensions escalated in Ukraine, while equities on Wall Street rose.
European stocks closed lower on Wednesday, with concerns over China's economy and a fall in Credit Suisse shares driving declines.