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  • Take Your Position: Retail Earnings Tuesday, 10 Nov 2009 | 6:58 PM ET

    With major retail names set to announce earnings this week, the sector will be a major focus of the market. Here are the names to watch from a top analyst.

  • A Not-So-Guilty Pleasure Friday, 6 Nov 2009 | 11:00 AM ET

    For months now, consumers have been hunkering down in an economic storm, buying only what they need to survive, like groceries, diapers, medicine — and shoes. The New York Times reports.

  • October Retail Sales—The Good, Bad and Ugly? Thursday, 5 Nov 2009 | 3:51 PM ET

    October retail sales. Now that all the analysts have finished opining to their clients, it's clear there's good and bad news about the direction of retail sales.

  • Retail And Jobs Lift Mood Thursday, 5 Nov 2009 | 9:55 AM ET

    October retail sales generally positive, not as robust as last month, but we don't have the back to school stimulus that we had last month.

  • Take Your Position - Same Store Sales Wednesday, 4 Nov 2009 | 5:47 PM ET

    Investors are cautiously optimistic about same-store sales results due Thursday. But could there be surprises coming?

  • Oklahoma’s Optimism Infects Cramer Friday, 30 Oct 2009 | 7:48 PM ET

    Remember how bad things were last year? Then stop crying about one bad week in the markets.

  • Dow Higher, But Nasdaq Lower Tuesday, 27 Oct 2009 | 5:47 PM ET

    Of the major indexes, the Nasdaq fared the worst on Tuesday. Is the tech trade over?

  • Cramer on Citigroup Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 3:35 PM ET

    Plus, get calls on retail, sovereign wealth funds and more.

  • Cramer: What Really Drove September Retail Sales Thursday, 8 Oct 2009 | 3:24 PM ET

    Plus, could eBay save the Sunshine State from its housing collapse?

  • Will a Tax Credit Extension Help Homebuilder Stocks? Thursday, 8 Oct 2009 | 3:20 PM ET

    Home building stocks are recovering from their recent selloff as House Speaker Pelosi is discussing extending--and possibly expanding--the first time homebuyers tax credit.  Congressman Rangel is also saying it should be extended.

  • A Tale of Two Retailers-Battle of the Titans Thursday, 8 Oct 2009 | 1:49 PM ET

    Kohls vs. JC Penney: battle of the titans. Interesting backstory on the battle between mid-priced department stores.

  • Alcoa And Australia-Morning Stars Thursday, 8 Oct 2009 | 9:56 AM ET

    Commodities and commodity stocks higher pre-open on Alcoa earnings. While Alcoa is getting all the attention, Australia is again helping Asian markets due to a much better than expected jobs report there...Australia reported an increase of 40,600 jobs in August versus a forecast of a drop of 10,000 jobs.

  • Take Your Position: Retail Sales Wednesday, 7 Oct 2009 | 6:09 PM ET

    The SPDR S&P Retail has gained about 6% over the past month. As we head into same-store sales data, what should you expect when the numbers are released, Thursday?

  • 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.