The Barbie concept store in Shanghai Mattel’s decision to shut its flagship store in Shanghai follows failures by other U.S. retailers in China including Home Depot and Best Buy. The FT reports.
The "Mad Money" host reveals what quarterly earnings results he'll monitor in the days to come.
Warren Buffett says investors would be wrong to think Berkshire Hathaway's elimination of eight stocks from its portfolio during last year's fourth quarter means he's negative on the companies that were sold.
CNBC contributor explains why a fast-appreciating Chinese currency will not help the U.S. economy, as most Americans believe.
Plus, Cramer's take on Nike and some high-yield telecoms.
Thirteen retailers will give quarterly results next week, but which retail name has pricing power? The "Fast Money" traders discuss.
Stocks closed lower Tuesday, retreating from multi-year highs, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December and a spike in import prices. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
Stocks retreated from multi-year highs on Tuesday, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
Stocks continued to trade off multi-year highs after a slew of economic news, including a weak reading on December retail sales. Exxon and DuPont fell, while JPMorgan rose.
Stock index futures fell ahead of the open on Tuesday after the government reported retail sales results that were slightly lower than expected, and a surge in import prices.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was doing some selling in last year's fourth quarter. Its quarterly portfolio filing with the SEC shows that as of December 31, Berkshire had no holdings for eight stocks that had been listed in its Q3 portfolio filing.
Women's footwear sales are on the rebound thanks to an improvement in the unemployment rate, said Brian Sozzi, equity research analyst at Wall Street Strategies.
Former Auburn University Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Cam Newton has signed a shoe and apparel deal with Under Armour.
Cam Newton’s media workout yesterday in San Diego was by most accounts a stellar performance. Former NFL quarterback Trent Dilfer, now an ESPN analyst, said scouts “would have been slobbering.” And while it might start to move him up the draft boards, the workout could also help the Heisman Trophy winner up the ante in the biggest marketing battle over an NFL Draft pick since Reggie Bush five years ago.
It's not exactly a match made in heaven, but it's definitely interesting. NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin has struck a deal with Nike's Jordan Brand for the 2011 season.
A long position in Nike looked like a hot trade but all it did was burn Pete Najarian. So what does he have to say about this stock now?
Fortune Brands is teeing up the sale of its golf unit, home to brands like Titleist and Footjoy.
The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.
Tennis video games aren’t annual titles, but when they hit the market they always seem to do better than expected.
When I interviewed Eric Wisemen, CEO of VF Corp, at the ICR Xchange retail conference in Orange County, I asked him if it was difficult for one of his company's brands, Wrangler, to stand by Brett Favre after the football legend's sexting scandal.