CNBC's Scott Wapner crowns this year's Fast Money Halftime Report Portfolio Challenge winner, Jim Lebenthal.
The one-day closure comes two months after the retailer admitted that inconsistent prices were making its stores confusing to shop.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises, look at the activity at the mall traffic post holiday, including several fights that broke out at malls in New Jersey, Ohio and Tennessee.
Allen Questrom, former JCPenney CEO, weighs in on retail, and the state of the consumer.
Interest-heavy, import-based department stores like JC Penney could greatly suffer under conservative tax reform, Jan Kniffen says.
Same-store sales bottom estimates. Jharonne Martis, Thomson Reuters, and Evan Clark, Women's Wear Daily, discuss the retail and restaurant space amid the holiday season.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on sales expected in stores with Christmas falling on Sunday.
Craig Hodges, Hodges Capital Management, shares his top small cap stock plays.
A tax reform proposal is scaring the pants off clothing and shoe retailers. Here's why.
Several popular brands and categories are well-positioned to benefit from an anticipated holiday spending boost.
At a time of year when fragrance typically reigns supreme, cosmetics are giving the popular gifting item a run for its money.
Bank of America on Friday upgraded J.C. Penney to buy from neutral, predicting an inflection point in earnings and cash flow.
For many bricks-and-mortar retailers, blockbuster digital growth wasn't enough to close the gap with Amazon.
J.C. Penney's push into the millennial generation focuses on one specific subset of shoppers: millennial moms.
Brian Smoluch, Hood River Capital Management, and Craig Hodges, Hodges Capital, discuss the rally in small caps, as well as their small-cap stock picks.
U.S. online sales gained momentum on Cyber Monday and are set to surpass initial expectations by hitting a record $3.39 billion.
CNBC's Dominic Chu discusses five of the best-performing stocks under $10 since the election. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
Trader Jim Lebenthal, whose "Halftime" model portfolio is up 30 percent this year, is trying protect his gains.
Some retailers are much more lenient than others when it comes to bringing back gifts. Here's what to watch out for.
Bargain-hungry shoppers rushed the big-box chains and department stores for Black Friday doorbuster deals.