March retail sales strong: March same-store sales up 3.9 percent, well above estimates of 3.3 percent, according to RetailMetrics. Now for the bad news...
These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed much higher if they report positive earnings this week.
Pier 1 Imports has a very large loyal customer base, says Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets specialty hardlines retailers analyst, whose company has a buy rating on the company.
Further increase in gasoline prices may force Americans to cut spending, and in turn may hurt consumer-related stocks, says a new report from Barclays Capital.
Take a look at some of Monday morning's early movers:
Housing may become a serious driver of the U.S. economy, Cramer says. Here’s how to play it.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at why it is just too tough to come into JC Penney right here.
Citi estimates same store sales should be up a strong 5 percent, largely due to the fact that the weather has turned colder.
Not sure what to stuff your stocking with this year? "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer has some ideas. Find out what names made his list of "Stocking Stuffers" for 2011.
To find out more about Pier 1’s future, Cramer spoke with President and CEO Alex Smith.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer says Pier 1 Imports is the best turnaround story in all of the retail sector. Alex Smith, Pier 1 Imports president & CEO, weighs in. "This quarter everything came together for us," he says.
The negativity that’s driving the euro lower could keep pressure on stocks and commodities prices Thursday.
The "Mad Money" host lays out his "Game Plan" for Thursday.
Find out what the “Mad Money” host has in his “Game Plan.”
Alex Smith talks about Pier 1’s earnings and what’s in store for the future.
Mad Money's Cramer says PIR is one of the best performing stocks out there and talks with Alex Smith, Pier One Imports president/CEO about the company's earnings and its plans to open 100 new stores across the U.S.
An important batch of U.S. economic data could influence Thursday's markets, even as they continue to feel the long dark clouds of Europe's debt crisis.
The "Mad Money" host reveals what he plans to monitor.
The “Mad Money” host takes a look at the top performing stocks since the market bottom to see what lessons can be learned.
Although 68 percent of retailers plan to keep holiday hiring at roughly the same level as last year, a quarter expect to trim hiring plans for seasonal workers.