Sears Holdings Corp


  • The Stock You Love to Hate Thursday, 22 Mar 2007 | 12:04 PM ET

    Cramer’s never kept his disdain for Wal-Mart a secret. As far as he’s concerned, the stock will never have a run until CEO Lee Scott is gone. But while Cramer’s opinionated, you can’t call him close-minded. If there's a way to make money on WMT, then he's willing to listen.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Celeb Tucker Holds Lead But Other Stars Heating Up!! Friday, 16 Mar 2007 | 10:58 AM ET

    Okay--here's our current celebrity standings as of the market close on Thursday, 3/15. Overall their approach is still a lot more conservative than the majority of our non-celeb leaders - more stable companies and purchases spread across multiple stocks, and it might end up being a race to see who can lose the least. But that's probably to be expected....

  • Sears

    Sears Holdings reported higher fourth-quarter profit Thursday, helped by property sales and higher operating income at its Sears and Kmart divisions.

  • Stocks were helped by a rally in tech shares, but a sharp drop in crude-oil prices hit energy shares and rattled investors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed flat.

  • Sears forecast a rise in both its fourth-quarter earnings and  its cash position, despite losses tied to derivatives trading.

  • Toy Sales: Big Boxes, Low Prices Rule Tuesday, 19 Dec 2006 | 1:36 PM ET

    Posh FAO Schwarz in Manhattan is jammed with shoppers -- but CNBC's Margaret Brennan says big-box stores like Wal-Mart grab some 57% of all toy sales.

  • Goldman's Hormats On Investing In China Friday, 15 Dec 2006 | 12:29 PM ET

    With Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke pushing China for currency and economic reform – investors could see a stronger yuan influencing their portfolios. On today’s "Morning Call," Sue Herera looked at the investment opportunities with Robert Hormats, the Vice Chairman of  Goldman Sachs International who sees opportunities in retail.