Japanese shares outperformed on Thursday as the yen weakened while the rest of Asian investors cheered dovish remarks from Fed Vice Chairman Janet Yellen.
As the Black Friday creep continues, Sears and Kmart announced Wednesday that they will kick off their deals one week early.
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U.S. stocks turned higher on Wednesday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 positioned for record finishes, after upbeat earnings from retailing giant Macy's helped foster optimism about holiday shopping.
Take a look at some of TKTK midday movers:
Macy's was the first big retailer to report, and its results this morning were certainly encouraging.
Macy's reported quarterly earnings and revenue on Wednesday that beat expectations by a mile.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday as investors digested mixed signals from the Fed.
A whiff of Fed 'taper talk' and a 10-year note auction Wednesday should keep the stock market focused on interest rates.
Despite backlash, retailers such as Wal-Mart have been quick to offer associates pay benefits and other perks for giving up part of their Thanksgiving to work.
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average extending its record rise, as Wall Street looked to earnings reports this week from retailers including Wal-Mart Stores and Macy's to get a read on consumer spending.
Along with Best Buy, JCP, Macy's and Kohl's, Target is the latest retailer to open earlier at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving this year.
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U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed to higher open on Wall Street on Monday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stocks ride a strong tailwind into the week ahead, but the Fed could remain a source of nervousness if interest rates continue to rise.
The retail domino effect continues as Best Buy announced it will move its Black Friday open to Thursday, following several other retailers to do so.
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