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Autozone Inc. fell $7.24 or 1.3 percent, to $533.99. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 39 or. 6 percent, to $68.25. Best Buy rose$. 10 or. 4 percent, to $26.25.
Autozone Inc. rose $2.79 or. 5 percent, to $541.23. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $67.86. RadioShack rose$. 04 or 1.5 percent, to $2.72.
In addition, questions over whether Russia could be drawn into the conflict in Ukraine will likely weigh on investor sentiment. "It will be interesting to see the action on S&P futures on Sunday night based on the kind of developments we see in Ukraine.
Autozone Inc. fell$. 02 or percent, to $538.44. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 42 or. 6 percent, to $67.82. Best Buy rose $1.06 or 4.1 percent, to $26.63.
While the markets are hoping to see a March thaw, reports of February data in the week ahead may show the economy is still feeling a bit chilled.
Autozone Inc. rose $1.22 or. 2 percent, to $539.68. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 51 or. 8 percent, to $67.91. Best Buy rose$. 81 or 3.1 percent, to $26.38.
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Feb 25- Office supply retailer Office Depot Inc reported a surprise quarterly loss as same-store retail sales fell 4 percent in North America, sending its shares reeling. Office Depot shares fell about 15 percent in premarket trading on Tuesday, while those of rival Staples Inc dropped 2.5 percent.
LONDON, Feb 14- As a slowdown in emerging markets takes the shine off shares in consumer goods makers like Nestle, Unilever, Danone and Procter& Gamble, hungry investors have been sampling more of the companies that supply them.
This could bring in an additional $8.9 billion in revenue annually to the agency, if just 10 percent of those under-served turned to the Postal Service. "The Postal Service also is among the most trusted companies in America and trust is a critical element for implementing financial services."
Analysts say retailers' big challenge will be to figure out a way to attract customers without giving away the store, as many did this holiday.
UPS, embarrassed by deliveries that failed to reach clients in time for Christmas, may have a shrunken fleet of jets to blame. The WSJ reports.
StellaService, which rates retail customer service, scored sites on meeting promised delivery dates on holiday orders.
Three-D printing has been a breakout tech story this year, but the question is whether the printers will end up in people's homes.
Right now, the internet is largely a human-to-human affair. But the devices are coming. And they're talking, says the CEO of LogMeIn.
Spending on gift cards is expected to reach a record high this year, as shoppers search for practical gifts.
Minutes from the Federal Reserve's October meeting could help determine the course of interest rates for the rest of the year.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open after optimistic remarks from outgoing Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Staples Inc reported a 4 percent drop in quarterly sales, citing weak demand and a stronger U.S. dollar. The largest U.S. office supply retailer reported net earnings of $135.2 million, or 21 cents per share, for the third quarter ended Nov. 2, compared with a loss of $596.2 million, or 89 cents per share, a year earlier. Sales fell to $6.11 billion from $6.35 billion.