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  • Pops & Drops: JC Penney, Fortune Brands... Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 5:44 PM ET

    Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of JC Penney and Fortune Brands popped while CVS Caremark and The Gap dropped.

  • Dow Ends Above 11,000; 1st Time Since May Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 5:14 PM ET

    The Dow closed above 11,000 for the first time since early May on hopes the Federal Reserve would step in to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft  fell.

  • Stocks Rise; Dow on Pace to Close Above 11,000 Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 3:52 PM ET

    Stocks added to gains as the close neared, with the Dow rising above the 11,000 mark, as investors anticipated the weak jobs report would prompt the Federal Reserve to step in and spur economic growth.  Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft  fell.

  • October 8: Unusual Volume Leaders Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 2:30 PM ET

    What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Stocks Advance as Materials Rise; Kraft Slips Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 12:11 PM ET

    The Dow crossed the psychologically important 11,000 mark as investors anticipated the weak jobs report will prompt the Federal Reserve to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.

  • Bill Ackman, the noted activist investor with a noticeably mixed track record when it comes to investing in retail is at it again.

  • Is Shopping Headed for a Pre-Christmas Slump? Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 3:02 PM ET

    Welcome to the new reality: consumers want to—or have to—pay in cash, and that means it's time to starting pinching pennies to save up for holiday gifts.

  • Many Retailers Topping Views on Late School Shopping Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 10:47 AM ET
    Woman shopping

    A late burst of back-to-school shopping helped many U.S. retail chains to top analysts' estimates in September.

  • Retail & Earnings: Winners, Losers — and Why Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 10:33 AM ET

    September same store sales are in, and the vast majority have to be pleasantly surprised... How surprised? Overall, September same store sales are up 2.7 percent, versus expectations of 2.3 percent, according to RetailMetrics.

  • What's On: Investor Taste Test and Some Trend Spotting Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 8:01 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Retail Sales Prep: Retailers Hitting a Rising Bar Wednesday, 6 Oct 2010 | 1:03 PM ET
    Woman shopping for clothing

    A late burst of back-to-school shopping will likely help sales at U.S. retail chains in September, according to the latest analyst forecasts.

  • Best & Worst Performing Stocks in September '10 Thursday, 30 Sep 2010 | 11:54 AM ET

    With September coming to an end today, here is a look at the best and worst performing stocks within the major US averages, as of yesterday's close.

  • Pretty in Pla$tic Monday, 27 Sep 2010 | 4:27 PM ET
    Clothing purchase

    Like the bull market, we haven't seen a big push for faux leather or "pleather" in a long time. But, it's making a comeback. What polyester was to John Travolta in 1977, pleather may be to us in 2010.

  • Stocks Struggle, But Close Week Higher Friday, 17 Sep 2010 | 5:35 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher Friday, continuing a September rally despite trading with uncertainty most of the week.  Caterpill and United Technologies rose, HP and JP Morgan fell.

  • China Shifts Away From Low-Cost Factories Thursday, 16 Sep 2010 | 10:50 AM ET

    Companies here in China’s industrial heartland are toiling to reinvent their businesses, fearing that the low-cost manufacturing that helped propel the nation’s economic ascent is fast becoming obsolete. The NYT reports.

  • Stocks Fail To Hold Gains; Technology Rises Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | 4:38 PM ET

    Stocks snapped a four-day winning streak as the Dow and S&P fell after struggling with direction much of the day despite signs of strength in the U.S. economy.  Boeing and American Express fell, while HP rose.

  • Stocks Pare Gains Ahead of Close; Banks Slip Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | 3:53 PM ET

    Stocks slipped lower minutes before the close after struggling with direction much of the day despite a strong report on retail sales.    HP and Cisco rose, Boeing and American Express fell.

  • Stocks Hold Gains Led by Retail, Technology Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | 11:58 AM ET

    Stocks added to gains led by technology and retailers after a stronger-than-expected rise in business inventories and a gain in retail sales that was slightly better than expected. HP and Cisco rose, Boeing fell.

  • What's On: Retail, Halo and the Rise of the Machine Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | 8:08 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Retailers to Step Up Hiring for the Holidays Friday, 10 Sep 2010 | 12:21 PM ET

    The majority of the nation's largest retail chains are planning to hang up "Wanted" signs this holiday season as they either hold seasonal hiring steady compared with year-ago levels or increase the number of workers they are seeking, according to a recent study. But this finding isn't as encouraging as it may seem at first glance.