What must you know about Nordstrom, after the luxury retailer reported a higher than expected profits, but also gave a profit forecast that missed Street expectations?
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the retail play, and Erika Maschmeyer, R.W. Baird retail analyst, breaks down the Q4 numbers on retailer, Nordstrom, and its outlook for 2012.
Stocks ended near session highs Thursday, with the Dow and Nasdaq logging multi-year highs, fueled by robust economic news and as the euro rebounded against the dollar following reports the euro zone central banks agreed to exchange their existing Greek bonds for new ones.
U.S. stock index futures pared some losses Thursday following a handful of better-than-expected economic news, but gains were limited as investors continued to focus on developments in Greece.
This year’s ready-to-wear fall fashion collections are being unveiled at New York Fashion Week. "Fast Money" traders look at how to work the sector.
High-end retail showed strength as shares of Ralph Lauren and Coach set all-time highs, but not all stocks are created equal, “Fast Money” experts said.
Retailers reported mixed sales results in January, offering a signal that American consumers remain cautious amid a weak economic recovery.
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Macy’s plans to close its Bloomingdale’s store at Minnesota’s Mall of America in March. With the Mall of America's stature as a popular tourist destination, it gives the mall's owner Triple Five, a rare chance to change its economics.
Retail stocks dipped slightly midday, but the “Fast Money” pros still see bright spots away from ultra-luxury names.
Most U.S. retailers turned in solid finish to the holiday season, despite bargain-hungry consumers who put off their holiday shopping until the last-minute in order to snag the very best deals, and mild temperatures, which dampened demand for winter apparel.
Retailers are expected to report healthy sales gains in December, as a last-minute flurry of shoppers scooped up marked-down merchandise.
Checking in on which company's experienced higher retail sales than others, with Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus softlines retail analyst.
After pricing at $20 — higher than the expected $17-19 range — Michael Kors shares debuted with a 25 percent pop. This was certainly no Prada IPO. Investors are betting that KORS has a long runway ahead.
Various industries made it onto the 2012 CareerBliss list, the 50 Happiest Companies for America , including financial giants, utility companies, pharmaceutical corporations and even the U.S. military.
Holiday sales have been a bright spot in an otherwise depressing economy. That means some stocks may outperform others when the final tally is registered at the end of this month.
Amazon.com and Nordstrom performed well, but “Fast Money” pros called out the lack of net gains and upcoming employment report.
Luxury retailer's guidance could spell trouble for sector, but all high-end retail stocks are not created the same, Fast Money pros said.
If you didn't invest in retailer stocks before Black Friday, now may be the time to jump in, Rochdale Securities Senior Equity Analyst David Abella told CNBC Monday.