Dissecting the latest moves in the market, including speculation rising that Cyprus will sell gold reserves, and whether JC Penney is worth your money.
Stocks recovered from their lows but still finished slightly lower Friday, weighed by a batch of disappointing economic reports and a day after the Dow and S&P 500 posted record highs.
The judge in the JC Penney-Macy's fight has denied Macy's request for an expanded preliminary injunction, explains CNBC's Courtney Reagan. For now, JCP Everyday products will go on sale.
Is the worst finally over for beleaguered department store JC Penney?
The FMHR traders debate whether to sell or buy JC Penney, as the company looks to shore-up its balance sheet. A look at Home Depot's recent run?
The stock market baffles investors; the "Mad Man" gets a high "Squawk" honor; and JC Penney stock hits the discount rack—all in our latest installment of "Talking Squawk."
Terry Lundgren, chairman, president & CEO at Macy's, shares his thoughts on the company's ongoing legal battle with JC Penney, the state of consumer confidence, and the company's plans to hire around "a thousand college grads this year."
An update on the legal wrangling between the two retailers to sell certain Martha Stewart products, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Blackstone Group is talking to three private equity firms about investing in J.C. Penney and in discussions with banks about making a $500 million or greater loan to the struggling retailer, which would be secured by inventory, according to a source.
Troubled J.C. Penney has hired Blackstone financial advisory arm to explore how best to position the firm financially, three sources said on Thursday.
Stocks ended higher Thursday lifted by an upbeat jobless claims report, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at fresh levels, while weakness in large tech companies limited gains on the Nasdaq.
Martha Stewart's company lost a bid to dismiss a claim by Macy's that it violated their contract when it designed certain products for JC Penney.
Former Apple CEO John Sculley shares his opinions on whether Tim Cook is the right leader for the company now, and what JC Penney's former CEO Ron Johnson's future could hold.
If you missed the rally don't just stand there kicking yourself. The pros say it's not too late.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the latest details on the lawsuit between JC Penney and Macy's for the rights to sell certain Martha Stewart products.
Is it a surprise that PC shipments are declining? No, but two things stand out: the magnitude of the decline was steeper than expected, and now the Asians have stopped buying. That's news.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Three more top executives at J.C. Penney have left the ailing retailer, the New York Post reported, following the ouster of Chief Executive Ron Johnson.
How do companies keep customers happy while adding shareholder value in today's market? Robert Kaplan, Harvard Business School professor of management, takes a look at JC Penney's struggles and offers a few suggestions.
Two days after J.C. Penney's board of directors ousted Ron Johnson as chief executive, hedge fund manager and board member Bill Ackman broke his silence to say he's sticking by the beleaguered department store retailer.