With forecasts predicting a somewhat lackluster holiday shopping season ahead, retailers are positioning themselves with a cautious consumer in mind.
Bloomingdale's is attaching chunky plastic tags to some dresses to fight "wardrobing"--the practice of wearing an item once and then returning it.
What a day in the stock market! Cramer explains what’s going on.
Janet Yellen is largely considered the top pick for Fed chair, which is probably making her blush like pasta in pink sauce.
"The consumer is being picky, so as an investor we need to be picky as well," Fidelity's Peter Dixon says.
You're not going to like the way this outlook looks: Just a few months after firing its founder and spokesperson, Men's Wearhouse cut its forecast. Shares fell sharply after-hours.
Pastels, cutouts and florals ruled the runway as Fashion Week kicked off in New York, showcasing the latest looks for the spring 2014 season.
For many brand devotees, wearing a designer's clothing or accessories isn't enough. To outfit these fans, designers debuted cosmetics in time for Fashion Week.
Stocks eked out gains for a third-consecutive session Thursday, with the 10-year note yield pushing closer to the psychological threshold of 3 percent, as investors digested a flurry of economic reports and ahead of the government's widely-watched monthly jobs report.
Penney CEO Mike Ullman decided to do away with Stewart's home-goods line after they didn't sell well, The Post reported.
Many U.S. retailers reported stronger-than-expected August sales on Thursday, but they had to use steep discounts to woo back-to-school shoppers.
Happy Thursday, which means we're one day closer to Jobs Friday. Enjoy:
Dollar General posted better-than-expected second-quarter results on Wednesday, but pros can't agree on how to trade its stock.
Trying to figure out what's cool for the back-to-school shopping season? Stop trying. These teens will break it down for you.
Following the JCP Ackman blowup and a tough quarter at Sears, turnaround expert Marcus Lemonis told CNBC he's "not sure" the market can handle both retailers.
The opportunities are few and far between in this sector as a result of shifting consumer demand, Cramer said.
After hearing from a slew of retailers, Cramer thinks you may need to rethink what you own and why.
Lowe's profit blew past Wall Street expectations, but valuations are looking somewhat stretched. Is this the top for home improvement?
Cramer always says top management is a key factor to consider when buying a stock. And he likes these four top managers very much.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.