Kohl's is the latest retailer to say it will join the outlet fray, following the likes of Nordstrom, Saks and Neiman Marcus.» Read More
*Microsoft jumps on news it's not pursuing Salesforce. May 8- U.S. stock indexes ended more than 1 percent higher on Friday after strong jobs data indicated U.S. economic growth was picking up momentum, but not enough to raise concerns about an earlier-than-expected interest-rate rise by the Federal Reserve. Couldn't have been better, "said Jack Ablin, chief...
*Microsoft jumps on news it's not pursuing Salesforce. May 8- U.S. stock indexes jumped more than 1 percent on Friday as strong jobs data indicated the U.S. economic growth was picking up momentum, but not enough to raise concerns about an earlier-than-expected interest-rate rise by the Federal Reserve. "Right now, the market's been pricing for December and the...
Wal-Mart, Target Corp, T.J. Maxx, Gap, and McDonald's Corp have already announced wage increases, and the trend appears to be trickling further into the retail and restaurant sectors. So far in this reporting season, companies such as Bed Bath& Beyond Inc and Buffalo Wild Wings Inc have discussed wage pressure, while Pier 1 Imports Inc plans incentive pay for the...
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Feb 26- Department store operator Kohl's Corp forecast full-year revenue above analysts' expectations and reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit and sales, helped by demand for apparel and accessories in the holiday shopping season. Shares of Kohl's, which also said it would buy back $1 billion of shares this fiscal year, rose 3 percent to an over...
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Feb 26- Department store operator Kohl's Corp reported a 10.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher sales of apparel and accessories in the holiday shopping season. The company's net income rose to $369 million, or $1.83 per share, in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31 from $334 million, or $1.56 per share, a year earlier. Net sales rose 4 percent to $6.34...