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  • Nov 20- Abercrombie& Fitch Co's quarterly same-store sales fell less than expected and its profit more than doubled as the teen apparel retailer boosted gross margin by offering fewer promotions and controlling costs. The company's shares surged 17 percent to $22.80 in early trading on Friday. The company hired top designers from brands such as Ralph Lauren...

  • How Goldman plans to profit from Christmas Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 12:39 PM ET
    People shop during day-after Christmas sales at Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles, California December 26, 2014.

    Retail stocks have had it rough lately, but with the crucial holiday season ahead, Goldman Sachs says investors aren't nervous enough.

  • Investors shirk stocks that got cheap but not chic Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 3:01 PM ET
    Shoppers at a Macy's department store

    Bidders have found little appeal in disfavored retail stocks, even as chains sink to valuations that were appealing in the past.

  • Cramer: Target not the expected 'blowout' Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 12:50 PM ET
    A shopper measures a piece of plywood at a Home Depot in Miami.

    Jim Cramer explains why Target didn't exceed earnings expectations.

  • CHICAGO, Nov 18- Target Corp on Wednesday reported a higher quarterly profit and raised the low end of its fiscal-year forecast, but its shares fell nearly 5 percent because of slower growth in online sales and margin pressures. Macy's Inc and Nordstrom Inc have reported similar problems. Target's gross margins were slightly lower than a year earlier because of...

  • Trading the consumer: 5 stocks to watch Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 7:17 PM ET
    Nike shoes on display at the Nike headquarters showroom.

    As earnings create an uncertain outlook for the U.S. consumer, "Fast Money" traders are sticking with what has worked this year.

  • Cramer Remix: This group is ready to rally Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 6:56 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks this sector is ready to bounce back when the Fed raises rates.

  • Cramer: What the heck just happened in retail Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    A Walmart sign in Miami

    Jim Cramer puts the pieces of the retail puzzle together to explain why consumers seem so confused lately.

  • Cramer: 2015 is a difficult year for profits Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Jim Cramer makes the case for why it has been so hard to turn a profit this year. But sometimes too much negativity can produce the unexpected...

  • Nov 17- TJX Cos Inc, the owner of off-price chains TJ Maxx and Marshalls, reported a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly comparable store sales as more bargain-hungry shoppers visited its stores for apparel, accessories and household goods. TJX also raised its comparable sales growth forecast for the year ending January, indicating healthy demand for the...

  • Excuses, excuses: Proof consumers are spending Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 11:46 AM ET
    Home Depot employee, Arlene Carbonell, (R) helps Anna Vasquez as she shops in the paint department at the store in Miami, Florida.

    Tuesday's earnings reports dispelled some fears that consumers are keeping their wallets clamped shut as the holidays approach.

  • The stock sector selling at a big holiday discount Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 11:22 AM ET

    Looking for a great holiday season deal? These battered stocks may be offering the biggest discount of all.

  • Lightning Round: This group makes me nervous Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 7:01 PM ET
    Mad Money Lightning Round

    Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this real estate play that makes him nervous.

  • Saks pins hopes on $250M Fifth Avenue revamp Sunday, 15 Nov 2015 | 9:18 PM ET

    Saks is betting that shoppers still care about glamour with a $250M restoration of its Fifth Avenue flagship store, the New York Times reports.

  • Stocks see new wall of worry after Paris attacks Sunday, 15 Nov 2015 | 5:55 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Oil once more has the stock market over a barrel, and it will likely be a major focus for markets in the week ahead.

  • *Paris attacks add to market jitters late. U.S. stock index futures hit session lows after the close on Friday after France was rocked by multiple, near simultaneous attacks around Paris. October retail sales weighed on U.S. stocks for much of the day, with Wall Street capping its worst week since August, and dragged U.S.

  • *Cisco's forecast drags on tech stocks. Nov 13- Wall Street fell sharply on Friday and capped off its worst week since the dark days of August, hurt by a selloff in technology companies, while department stores dropped on concerns about the upcoming holiday shopping season. Dow component Cisco dropped 5.8 percent after it gave a flimsy forecast, citing a slowdown...

  • U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent lower, pressured by a continued decline in oil prices and soft reports on the health of the consumer.

  • Pisani: Retail's problem isn't tightfisted shoppers Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 3:22 PM ET

    Retailers are getting clobbered today, but don't miss the key story.

  • US Treasury yields slide amid retail sales, PPI Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    Bond traders at CME Group

    U.S. sovereign bond yields sank on Friday, as volatility in stocks has revived safe-haven demand for government paper, ahead of October retail sales data.