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  • Most Retailers Top Sales Estimates for May Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    Despite a late Mother's Day, the early monthly sales reports from retailers are suggesting most retailers posted modest sales gains in May.

  • Is JCPenney Backpedaling From Its Pricing Strategy? Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 3:22 PM ET
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    Even as hedge fund manager Bill Ackman continues to trumpet that he believes that JCPenney has the right strategy to turn its business around, reports are circulating that the retailer may be backing off its pricing strategy.

  • Stocks to Watch: JOE, BAH, TEA & More Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 1:47 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • How Gap Stores Turned Things Around Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
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    Cramer reveals how this once ailing retailer made a successful comeback.

  • Ackman: JCPenney Sales Have Hit 'Bottom' Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 12:30 PM ET
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    Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman remains steadfast in his belief that his investment in JCPenney will pay off. He says he has the patience to wait out the company's turnaround under new CEO Ron Johnson.

  • Stocks to Watch: JCP, VRTX, CHK, FB & More Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 7:53 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:

  • Ackman on the Alpha Master's Activist Answer Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 7:14 AM ET
    Ackman on the Alpha Master's Activist Answer

    William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management founder & CEO, discusses how to make money in this market and what JC Penney needs to do to turnaround its business.

  • The Key to a Successful Turnaround Friday, 25 May 2012 | 4:53 PM ET

    Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, examines some successful and not so successful turnaround stories.

  • Stocks End Lower, but Log Best Week in May Friday, 25 May 2012 | 4:26 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower in thin trading Friday as investors hesitated to stay long over the three-day Memorial Day holiday weekend amid ongoing worries over the euro zone.

  • Futures Turn Lower as Fears Over Greece Linger Friday, 25 May 2012 | 9:21 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures slipped Friday, tracking shares in Europe, as concerns lingered over the euro zone debt crisis in what could otherwise be a light trading day ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.

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    Apparel retailer Chico’s would do well not to follow in JC Penney’s footsteps, the "Mad Money" host said Thursday.

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    Last Wednesday, J.C. Penney shares plunged nearly 20 percent—the worst decline ever for the retailer’s stock. The very same day, Bill Ackman, founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, gave a spirited defense of the company at the Ira Sohn conference.

  • Poll: Who's Having the Worst Month? Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 10:12 AM ET

    It's been a May to forget for a growing number of the financial world's best-known names, including JPMorgan Chase's Jamie Dimon, Nasdaq OMX's Bob Greifeld, Chesapeake Energy's Aubrey McClendon, JC Penney's Ron Johnson, and Yahoo's Scott Thompson. We want to know who you think has had the worst month? Answer our poll and leave some comments. 

  • A Memo to J. C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson Monday, 21 May 2012 | 7:58 PM ET
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    “Turning around a big retailer is extremely difficult, but it’s been done before,” Cramer said.

  • Stocks to Watch: LOW, CPB, FB & More Monday, 21 May 2012 | 8:01 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:

  • 4 Dead Money Stocks to Sell Now Friday, 18 May 2012 | 11:21 AM ET
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    If you own these four stocks, take a long hard look at selling them. If you decide to hold on or buy more, check yourself.

  • Can Apple’s Stock Get Back on Track? Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 6:43 PM ET

    In the first quarter, Apple stock was surging. Since then, shares have dropped 16 percent — giving up over $100 a share and now trailing Google by nearly that amount.

  • Stocks to Watch: WMT, SHLD, LTD & More Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 8:07 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Thursday's morning movers:

  • Last Call: There's A Sale At Penny's! Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 9:25 PM ET
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    Markets get spooked by Greece, David Einhorn steals the show at the Ira Sohn Conference, JC Penny has its worst day ever, as IPO looms questions linger surrounding Facebook.

  • Dow, S&P End Lower for 4th Day on Greece Woes Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 5:13 PM ET

    Stocks logged another decline in choppy trading Wednesday following the Fed's meeting minutes and after conflicting reports suggesting the ECB could halt monetary operations to certain Greek banks, reigniting jitters over the debt-ridden nation.