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ATLANTA, April 3- Celebrity chef Paula Deen's popular Savannah, Georgia, restaurant, which was at the center of a racially charged lawsuit against her, abruptly closed on Thursday after a decade in business. "Thank you for 10 great years," Uncle Bubba's Oyster House, owned by Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers, told customers on its website.
Decorating your home can be paralyzing, which is why some stores are adding free design services to spur sales.
Home improvement projects don't necessarily add value to your investment. Choose ones with the best return on investment.
It's been only four months since shoppers captured Black Friday deals, but the sales ares making a comeback at Wal-Mart for spring.
Although traffic to home improvement stores has lagged, experts are confident pent-up demand will carry the segment to positive sales for March.
Despite being bright spots in the retail market, Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer and Company, explains why Home Depot and Lowe's are short-term trades.
The fine print behind the bill to restore longterm jobless benefits would allow companies to lower contributions to private pension funds.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Stocks were little changed Wednesday, as the Dow and the S&P flirted with gains after two a two-day drop.
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.
In this week's Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog—get a Warren Buffett rewind, Carl Icahn unleashed and maybe meet the next WhatsApp disruptor.
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.