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A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving.
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After evaluating 64 big box stores' digital IQs, L2 concluded that 39 percent are just "average."
Nov 19- Almost two thirds of adults won't spend more this holiday season despite lower gas and fuel costs, a new Reuters/ Ipsos poll shows, in a bad sign for retailers looking for an extra boost in gift buying from cheaper prices at the pump. "We live on a budget so we have a certain amount for groceries, a certain amount for birthdays, a certain amount for holidays," said...
NEW YORK, Nov 18- Hennessy Funds has been buying shares of J.C. Penney Company Inc and JetBlue Airways Corp as part of a bet on middle-income American consumers, portfolio manager Brian Peery said in an interview on Tuesday. That makes J.C Penney an attractive option, he said, despite its 19 percent drop for the year to date. Peery's bet on JetBlue is driven by the...
Wall Street research was ready to give up, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks this could be the start of a major turnaround.
Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Retailers are counting on the cold temperatures to boost sales of seasonal items.
These stocks were put on the bench, and now "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks they’re ready to run.
With such a low share price, Jim Cramer takes a look at the retail environment to see if J.C. Penney could be an attractive buy.
Stocks rose on Thursday, with benchmarks not far from all-time highs.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- Energy shares fell their most in a month Thursday as crude prices slid, dragging on Wall Street despite gains in Wal-Mart and other consumer stocks. The Dow and S&P 500 earlier hit intraday highs, with Wal-Mart and Apple at all-time records. Wal-Mart rose 4.2 percent to $82.50 after posting a 2.9 percent increase in third-quarter revenue.
There's a common theme bubbling that's weighing on even the strongest performers: There are still too many stores.
*Berkshire Hathaway to buy Duracell from Procter& Gamble. NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Thursday to send the Dow and S&P to new record intraday highs following earnings from Wal-Mart and data on the labor market. Wal-Mart shares climbed 3.4 percent to $81.92 as one of the biggest boosts to both the Dow and S&P 500 after the retail giant posted a 2.9...
*Berkshire Hathaway to buy Duracell from Procter& Gamble. NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. stocks inched higher shortly after the open on Thursday, as the Dow and S&P touched new record intraday highs following earnings from Wal-Mart and data on the labor market. Wal-Mart shares advanced 2.8 percent to $81.42 as one of the biggest boosts to both the Dow and S&P 500 after the...
*Wal-Mart climbs in premarket after results. *Berkshire Hathaway to buy Duracell from Procter& Gamble. NEW YORK, Nov 13- U.S. stocks were poised to open little changed on Thursday, as the Dow and S&P hovered near record highs following earnings from Wal-Mart and data on the labor market.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Wal-Mart climbs in premarket after results. *Wal-Mart shares advanced 2 percent to $80.75 in premarket trading after the retail giant posted its quarterly results. *J.C. Penney shares fell 5.9 percent to $7.30 in premarket trading after it reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss Wednesday but said same-store sales were flat and slightly cut its...