CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at the early market action, including what helped department store earnings.
CNBC's Jim Cramer has a lot of hope for retail stores after Nordstrom, Kohl's and Macy's released their quarterly reports.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
JC Penney, Nordstrom and Gap are making headlines this Friday morning before the opening bell.
Dana Telsey, Tesley Advisory Group, breaks down J.C. Penney's quarterly results and shares her outlook on the stock.
Inventories are finally under control, says Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, providing insight to the retail sector as earnings show better-than-expected quarter results.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Thursday.
Nordstrom joined the department store rally Thursday.
Earnings are out for Nordstrom. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the details. Liz Dunn, Talmage Advisors; Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management; "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly; and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, discuss.
The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders and Yana Barton, Eaton Vance portfolio manager, discuss their take on the retail sector.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday as traders digested retail earnings and awaited economic data.
Earnings from Macy's and Kohl's and weekly jobless claims data roll out ahead of Wall Street's opening bell Thursday.
With no signs of a bounce back any time soon, retail earnings this week are poised to paint an ugly picture.
Michael Kors will no longer participate in department stores' friends and family sales, or accept coupons for its products there.
It's about to get a lot harder to snag a discounted handbag at your local department store.
U.S. equities close slightly lower, despite a rise in oil prices, as investors awaited key retail sales data due later this week.
With some of the biggest retailers reporting this week, "Halftime Report" expert Jim Lebenthal weighs in on what you should be watching
When department stores kick off the bulk of retail earnings season this week, you may be tempted to panic. Don't.
Jim Cramer outlined the stocks and events he will be watching next week, and has his eye on one cohort.
The S&P 500 is creeping back up to new record highs. Here's what's quietly fueling the rally.