While J.C. Penney still has a long way to go in reaching its goal of $1.2 billion in EBITDA by 2017, it continued to show marked progress.» Read More
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Target, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Sears, Belk, Macy's, Staples and J.C. Penney also will be open on Thanksgiving Day.
U.S. equities closed lower as investors weighed a possible Federal Reserve rate hike in December.
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NEW YORK, Nov 6- Against the backdrop of a strengthening labor market, retailers are set to report earnings next week and could help the consumer sector regain the leadership lost to technology in the latest market rally. "The consumer should be feeling pretty good heading into the last couple of the months of the year," said Sean Lynch, co-head of global equity...
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The world's largest retailer on Thursday offered its first peek at what shoppers can expect from the discounter this holiday season.
These cuts come as part of a larger initiative led by CEO Marvin Ellison to revamp the stores' image and sales.
Leaving one widely watched holiday hiring forecast in the dust, Amazon said that it will hire 25 percent more seasonal workers this year.
Several retailers have taken an early stand against Thanksgiving Day openings.
Retailers are already struggling to grow sales against a backdrop of steep price cuts and rock-bottom starting prices.
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Oct 7- Apparel retailer Urban Outfitters Inc has agreed to end on-call shifts for employees at all its New York stores, New York state's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said. The company joins retailers Abercrombie& Fitch Co, Gap Inc, and L Brands Inc's Victoria's Secret and Bath& Body Works in agreeing to end on-call shifts, Schneiderman said in a statement on...
Oct 2- J.C. Penney Co Inc said Prudential Insurance Co of America will take over administration and benefit payments to 43,000 retirees as part of a plan that will reduce its $5 billion U.S. pension obligation by up to 35 percent. The department store operator said about 12,000 retirees and surviving beneficiaries of the company's qualified pension plan had...
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