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  • Dow closes down triple digits; ECB, yields eyed Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed sharply lower as yields climbed and traders were worried the Fed would raise rates while the economy is too weak.

  • Dec 3- Canadian department store operator Sears Canada Inc said its same-store sales rose 0.4 percent in the third quarter- the first rise in two years- helped by higher sales of major appliances, furniture and mattresses. Toronto- based Sears Canada said on Thursday it was aiming for additional cost savings of C $30 million- C $40 million on an annualized basis in...

  • The big end to week on Wall Street Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 7:17 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were sharply higher, after yesterday's slide essentially wiped out Tuesday's big rally. Investors this morning are focusing on the Fed and the European Central Bank.

  • The company, whose largest shareholder is Sears Holdings Corp Chief Executive Eddie Lampert and his hedge fund, said its net loss narrowed to C $53.2 million, or 52 Canadian cents per share, in the quarter ended Oct. 31 from C $118.7 million, or C $1.16 per share, a year earlier.

  • Dec 3- Sears Holdings Corp reported a smaller quarterly loss on Thursday, helped by cost cuts, but the retailer's sales continued to tumble, hurt by weak apparel and consumer electronics demand. The owner of the Sears department store and Kmart discount store chains said its net loss attributable to shareholders narrowed to $454 million in the third quarter...

  • Sears posts smaller Q3 loss, sales keep sliding Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 6:23 AM ET

    Dec 3- Sears Holdings Corp reported a narrower quarterly loss on Thursday as it cut costs, but the retailer's sales continued to tumble, hurt by weak apparel and consumer electronics sales. Sears, which runs the Sears department store and Kmart discount store chains, said its net loss attributable to shareholders came to $454 million in the quarter ended Oct. 31,...

  • Retailers love your phone on Black Friday Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    Brands are beginning to rely more heavily on digital advertising through mobile to bring people to their stores.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed in low volume trade after a slew of data releases Wednesday, the last full trading day of the holiday week.

  • What all those store closings mean for the holidays Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 1:29 PM ET
    People walk past an American Apparel store in New York City.

    For the retailers that have been knocking on death's door, this holiday shopping season has taken on an added sense of urgency.

  • Nov 19- Best Buy Co Inc forecast a revenue decline for the crucial holiday quarter and reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales due to weak demand for mobile phones, tablets, repair services and warranties. Chief Executive Officer Hubert Joly on an earnings conference call attributed the results for the third quarter ended Oct. 31 to weakness in the...

  • Best Buy focuses on growth, bets on appliances Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    *Best Buy will report quarterly earnings on Thursday. *Sears' woes create opportunity for Best Buy in appliances. CHICAGO, Nov 18- Best Buy Co Inc is betting that appliance sales will drive significant revenue growth in the future, a strategy that is likely to benefit the biggest U.S. electronics chain when it reports earnings on Thursday.

  • Investors shirk stocks that got cheap but not chic Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 3:01 PM ET
    Shoppers at a Macy's department store

    Bidders have found little appeal in disfavored retail stocks, even as chains sink to valuations that were appealing in the past.

  • Buy these stocks before Black Friday Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 11:25 AM ET
    Shoppers consider televisions at a Walmart in Los Angeles on Black Friday.

    Ahead of one of the biggest shopping events of the year, a group of retail companies could see their shares rise, if history is any guide.

  • Is it game over for brick-and-mortar retailers? Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 2:32 PM ET
    Macy's to close up to 40 stores in early 2016.

    For Macy's and fellow brick-and-mortar retailers, the need to do something new is getting much more pressing.

  • Kohl's, JCPenney join Thanksgiving Day openings Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 2:34 PM ET
    A Kohl's store in Mount Kisco, New York.

    Target, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Sears, Belk, Macy's, Staples and J.C. Penney also will be open on Thanksgiving Day.

  • Early movers: V, GE, EL, COTY, TW, CMG, BA & more Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 7:47 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Stocks enter traditionally bullish Nov, but ... Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 7:29 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, as historically-bullish November trading begins after traditionally-bearish October turned in the best month in four years.

  • The retailer started sounding the blue sirens used to flag the surprise, 15- minute long deals to shoppers at its 942 stores on Friday, and will kick-off a marketing campaign to highlight the move with a TV ad on "Sunday Night Football" on NBC. "It's part of our DNA," said Kmart President Alasdair James, a former executive at British retailer Tesco PLC who joined the...

  • WMT taps Santa to keep up with department stores Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    A Black Friday shopper pushes his TV after purchasing it at a Walmart in Fairfax, Virginia.

    The world's largest retailer on Thursday offered its first peek at what shoppers can expect from the discounter this holiday season.

  • dominance of retail industry hits high Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET Inc. employees load boxes with merchandise at the company's fulfillment center in Tracy, California.

    A "Death by Amazon" index created by a research firm shows that the online retailer's dominance of the rest of the industry has never been greater.