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Equity strategists at two major investment banks told clients Tuesday that the stock market is pricing in a high risk of a recession.
Boot Barn says sales during its recently ended quarter were hurt by weakness in regions where the local economy depends on oil.
Morgan Stanley joins Goldman Sachs in saying oil is at risk of plunging to $20 a barrel.
Consumer discretionary is set for another great year in 2016, traders say.
Following a disappointing 2015, analysts are cautious on the retail sector heading into 2016.
One of the fastest-growing categories in retail is about to become an even more formidable competitor.
Analysts are skeptical that these consumers will start spending their gas savings at traditional retailers in 2016.
Off-price retailers are capturing share from department stores, which have left nearly $1 billion up for grabs due to store closings.
Wages look to be on the rise, and unfortunately for some companies, that means their labor costs are rising, too.
Nov 29- U.S. holiday shopping is on track for a modest 3.7 percent rise this year after strong turnout during the Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend and thanks to strong online sales, the National Retail Federation said on Sunday after releasing an annual consumer poll. NRF Chief Executive Officer Matt Shay said that he was encouraged by signs of improving...
Take a look at some of Friday's early movers: TGT, AMZN, WMT, M, DIS & more
While the broader holiday sales picture isn't all merry and bright, for some retailers, that macro view really doesn't matter.
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday, helped by gains in retail stocks, as investors looked to central banker comments.
*Allergan up; unlikely to be hit by tax inversion rule. *Nike jumps on buyback; boosts Dow. The Dow Jones industrial average turned positive for the year, led by a 4.8 percent rise in Nike which announced a $12 billion share buyback and a 2- for-1 share split.
*Allergan rises; biggest influence on S&P. *Nike jumps on buyback; boosts Dow. The Dow Jones industrial average turned positive for the year, led by a 4.6 percent rise in Nike which announced a $12 billion share buyback and a 2- for-1 share split.
*Nike jumps on buyback; biggest boost to Dow, S&P. Nov 20- U.S. stock indexes were higher on Friday, led by Dow component Nike, setting them on track for their best weekly performance since October. Nike's shares jumped 4.8 percent to $131.78 after the company announced a $12 billion share buyback and a 2- for-1 share split.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Ross Stores, Nike, PepsiCo & more.
The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to slightly higher open as traders eyed a host of speakers from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Fed speakers Thursday should say just what the central bank discussed at its last meeting — a rate hike could be coming in December.