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  • Sales Improve-But Are They Enough? Wednesday, 7 Oct 2009 | 1:28 PM ET

    September retail sales: improving, but is it enough? September same store sales, out tomorrow, are expected to decline by 0.8 percent year over year, according to RetailMetrics.

  • Is Wal-Mart Still a Good Buy? Monday, 5 Oct 2009 | 12:52 PM ET

    Wal-Mart shares have stalled since having an early runup last year. John Lawrence, senior analyst at Morgan Keegan, offered investors his outlook for the retail giant.

  • This Retailer May Rally in Next 2 Weeks Monday, 5 Oct 2009 | 8:02 AM ET

    One big investor apparently thinks that JCPenney may rally in the next two weeks and is using options to leverage the move.

  • Halftime Report: Stocks Sideways Thru Quarter's End? Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009 | 1:18 PM ET

    With new data showing that consumers are unlikely to help spark growth anytime soon, can the market sustain its recent gains?

  • Will KB Toys Live On After Liquidation? Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 2:44 PM ET
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    The stores may be shuttered, the company liquidated, but retail brands are increasingly living on long after the bankruptcy proceedings have ended. The latest example is the KB Toys brand, which was acquired by Toys 'R Us.

  • Shanghai Rocks and Retails Report Thursday, 3 Sep 2009 | 9:30 AM ET

    China's Shanghai Index rose 4.8 percent, as Chinese officials now routinely verbally manipulate the markets, this time after a securities regulator said the markets were healthy and pledged to keep it stable.

  • Options Action Recap Monday, 31 Aug 2009 | 5:00 PM ET

    Quick recap on another episode of what is fast becoming a Friday night sensation. We kicked off the show with a good ol' fashion overwrite on National Oilwell Varco.

  • Discount Retailers Take On the Big City Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 2:15 PM ET
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    Commercial rents have fallen about 20 to 30 percent around the US, and paired with bargain-seeking consumers, discount retailers can now afford stores in lucrative spots of major metropolitan areas, where they couldn't previously afford the rent.

  • Stocks Snap 4-Week Winning Streak Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 6:19 PM ET

    Are the dog days of August ahead? Stocks pulled back from their highs of the week, with the S&P 500 off 0.85%, the Dow sliding 0.82% and the Nasdaq down 1.19%.

  • Stocks Snap Four-Week Winning Streak Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 5:22 PM ET

    Stocks skidded Friday after a disappointing report on consumer prices and as consumers' mood took a turn for the worse. The Dow finished down about 50 points on the week, snapping a four-week winning streak.That snapped the markets four-week winning streak:

  • The sentiment is that the markets are due for a pullback, but is this your next buying opportunity?

  • Estimates Are Up, So Why Not the Stock? Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 11:00 AM ET

    Several retailers --JC Penney for example -- are modestly raising 2009 earnings estimates. So why aren't the stocks up today?

  • Futures Are Lower After CPI Report Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 9:10 AM ET

    Futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Friday after a report showed consumer prices posted their biggest year-over-year decline since 1950.

  • Rally Continues Despite Bad Economic News Thursday, 13 Aug 2009 | 6:31 PM ET

    Thursday's market activity was headlined by bad news, but rose despite a jump in jobless claims, a dip in retail sales and a new report showing a 7% increase in foreclosures.

  • Friday Look Ahead: Bulls Hold On Thursday, 13 Aug 2009 | 6:13 PM ET
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    The economy's bumpy progress is giving the stock market more reason to pause, but the bulls are hanging on for the time being.

  • Cramer: A Mortgage-Market Recovery? Thursday, 13 Aug 2009 | 3:37 PM ET

    Plus, get calls on the banks, retail and more.

  • Why Retailers Will Avoid Sounding Overly Optimistic Thursday, 13 Aug 2009 | 2:40 PM ET

    Plenty more retail earnings and commentary ahead.  Just don't expect a lot of gushy, positive comments--there's little incentive to do so.

  • The markets are marginally higher during intraday trading, despite a jump in jobless claims, a dip in retail sales and a new report showing a 7% increase in foreclosures.

  • Cramer: Why Paul Krugman is Wrong Monday, 10 Aug 2009 | 7:39 PM ET

    The Mad Money host says we should feel confident in this recovery. Here’s why.

  • Week Ahead: Big Stock Rally May See Big Pullback Friday, 7 Aug 2009 | 8:55 PM ET
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    Wall Street's bull could take a breather in the week ahead, but the trend for stocks remains higher, for now.