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Kohl's Corp. rose$. 46 or. 6 percent, to $74.26. Macy's Inc. rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $63.90. Nordstrom rose$. 25 or. 3 percent, to $80.68.
Kohl's Corp. fell$. 43 or. 6 percent, to $73.37. Macy's Inc. fell$. 35 or. 5 percent, to $63.37. Nordstrom fell$. 43 or. 5 percent, to $80.00.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 2 percent to $34.64 with 20,989,000 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose 1.3 percent to $16.01 with 70,401,200 shares traded.
Kohl's Corp. fell$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $73.57. Macy's Inc. rose$. 37 or. 6 percent, to $64.09. Nordstrom rose$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $80.59.
Kohl's Corp. rose $2.11 or 2.9 percent, to $73.80. Macy's Inc. rose$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $63.72. Nordstrom fell$. 42 or. 5 percent, to $80.43.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. J.C. Penney Co., down 62 cents to $8.50. Weight Watchers International Inc., down $6.23 to $11.33.
NEW YORK, Feb 27- The S&P 500 posted its best monthly gain since October 2011 on Friday, but U.S. stocks ended lower for the day as U.S. economic growth slowed more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter. The S&P 500 gained 5.5 percent for the month, while the Nasdaq rose 7.1 percent, its best monthly performance since January 2012. That maybe set a tone for...
The S&P 500 ended February with a gain of 5.5 percent, its best month since October 2011. The Commerce Department said the economy grew at an annual rate of 2.2 percent in the fourth quarter, less than last month's estimate. J.C. Penney slumped 7 percent after the department store chain reported a loss.
NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stocks dipped Friday afternoon as data showed U.S. economic growth slowed more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter, though the Dow and S&P 500 were on track for their best monthly performance since October 2011. "That maybe set a tone for the market that wasn't wildly ebullient," said Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist...
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. Bank of America Corp. fell 1.4 percent to $15.82 with 79,836,800 shares traded. Chesapeake Energy Corp. fell 2.3 percent to $16.81 with 16,103,400 shares traded.
Kohl's Corp. rose $2.27 or 3.2 percent, to $73.96. Macy's Inc. fell$. 19 or. 3 percent, to $63.40. Nordstrom fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $80.78.
The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 27 points, or 0.2 percent, to 18,187 as of 11:45 a.m. Eastern time Friday. The Commerce Department said the economy grew at an annual rate of 2.2 percent in the October-December quarter, weaker than last month's initial estimate and a big drop from the third quarter. J.C. Penney slumped 6 percent after the department store...
Kohl's Corp. rose $1.60 or 2.2 percent, to $73.29. Macy's Inc. rose$. 02 or percent, to $63.60. Nordstrom rose$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $80.92.
*J.C. Penney tumbles after earnings. NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, as a mixed batch of economic data provided investors with little incentive to push equities to new records. I would argue it is still on solid footing, it is just we are in a bit of an ebb and the market is kind of ebbing with it a little bit, "said Bill Stone, chief investment...
February proved to be a strong month for U.S. stocks, even though it ended in downbeat fashion. It also brought the Nasdaq composite within striking distance of its March 2000 high. But the S&P 500' s 5.5 percent performance marked its best monthly increase since October 2011, and a turnaround from its 3.1 percent slide in January.
*J.C. Penney tumbles after earnings. NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stocks held near the unchanged mark shortly after the open on Friday, following data on economic growth and ahead of a report on consumer sentiment. said Tim Ghriskey, chief investment officer of Solaris Group in Bedford Hills, New York.
NEW YORK— J.C. Penney's stock fell further in premarket trading Friday, a day after the department store chain reported a surprise loss amid increasing expenses even as sales improved. J.C. Penney is still trying to recover from a failed attempt to reinvent itself. Mike Ullman came out of retirement in April 2013 to retake the CEO post after Ron Johnson was ousted.
*J.C. Penney tumbles after earnings. NEW YORK, Feb 27- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday, with major indexes on track for a fourth week of gains, ahead of readings on economic growth and consumer sentiment. *Later in the session at 10:00 a.m., the University of Michigan's final February reading on consumer sentiment is expected, along with pending...
Feb 26- Shares of department store chain J.C. Penney Co Inc tumbled 12 percent in after-hours trade on Thursday after it posted a surprise quarterly loss and forecast small margin improvements this year. J.C. Penney said sales at stores open more than a year rose 4.4 percent in the holiday quarter, the high end of its guidance for 3.5 to 4.5 percent growth, driven by...
Kohl's Corp. rose$. 79 or 1.1 percent, to $71.69. Nordstrom fell$. 34 or. 4 percent, to $80.85. J.C. Penney Co. rose$. 13 or 1.4 percent, to $9.12.