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  • ”The consumer is still spending and orders from department stores are quite solid so I think overall it bodes well for the holiday season," says analyst Kimberly Greenberger.

  • Najarian tells us his proprietary OptionMonster heat seeker has identified an unusually high number of November 15 calls trading in a teen favorite.

  • Retail Stocks on Fire

    A look at retail stocks like Nike, Limited and Ralph Lauren, with the Fast Money crew.

  • Li Ning shoes are on display

    The trials and tribulations the sportswear company, Li Ning, founded by the famous athlete can be seen as a proxy for the fortunes of Brand China. The FT reports.

  • Chinese Yuan and US Dollar

    The last thing the world needs is a trade war between the two economic super powers.

  • New York Stock Exchange

    Third-quarter earnings season begins in earnest when Alcoa reports results on Oct. 11. For those looking to get a head start on trading earnings, several big names report results this week, including Costco, Yum Brands, Marriot International and Constellation Brands.

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    September has almost always been a bad month for stocks, and the past one amply illustrates that. October, however, is often the beginning of of a multi-month upswing for equities. This fall, however, there's little in the way of fundamentals to suggest historical trends will play out.

  • Court Grip

    Basketball players have palmed their shoes for years, hoping to solve the age-old problem of slipping on the court. It seems like no product has helped and evolving shoe technology couldn't solve the problem either.

  • Get the latest tech, retail and other trades from the Fast gang. How are the pros gaming this unpredictable market?

  • Pro traders were looking at strength in retail Wednesday, with the S&P Retail ETF up about three percent in the past five days.

  • Reebok EasyTone

    Wednesday morning, the Federal Trade Commission announced that it would settle its case with Adidas' Reebok brand for its deceptive claims about its EasyTones thanks to a $25 million settlement that will be used to refund customers.

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    Consumer confidence, Fed speakers and home price data are on deck for markets Tuesday, as traders keep their focus on the stream of headlines from Europe.

  • Two women look at a jewelry display in a luxury shopping mall in Shanghai. Following in the footsteps of Japan, China has become the world's second-largest consumer of high-end fashion, accessories and luxury goods.

    Even as inflation eats into overall consumer confidence, women in China continue to spend on luxury goods.

  • Stocks closed modestly higher in a choppy session Friday as investors snapped up beaten-down sectors following the previous session's steep selloff, but ended sharply lower for the week amid ongoing worries over a global slowdown.

  • JP Morgan’s Thomas Lee points out that 53% of stocks have a P/E ratio of less than 12. That’s the lowest level since 2008. Should you just go for it and buy?

  • Futures were lower Friday after Thursday's steep sell off amid continuing worries over a global economic slowdown and as investors cautiously waited for further developments in the euro zone.

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    Stocks successfully tested their summer lows Thursday, but they are likely to take another run at them, as investors remain fearful of recession and European banking crisis.

  • It ain’t easy to find a big bull these days, but as the saying goes, ‘seek and ye shall find.’ Ironically our search turned up famed bear, Doug Kass!

  • Stocks came off their worst levels, but still finished sharply lower Thursday in heavy-volume trading as a gloomy outlook from the Federal Reserve in addition to ongoing economic jitters fueled concerns of a recession.

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    The Fed's gloomy words on the economy left the market with a sinking feeling that's likely to spill into Thursday. "The Fed sounded nervous," one strategist said.