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  • 5 ways to protect yourself from data breaches Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 12:02 AM ET

    Home Depot said Thursday that malicious software lurking in its check-out terminals between April and September affected 56 million debit and credit cards that customers swiped at its stores. The Department of Homeland Security Department warned last month that more than 1,000 retailers could have malware in their cash-register computers.

  • Jim Cramer’s pointed message for Staples execs Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Jim Cramer has a message for executives at Staples. He has a plan that could do wonders for the company.

  • Wal-Mart ups holiday staffing; Target, Penney's flat Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 8:45 PM ET
    Target employees help customers at the checkout registers inside a store  in Torrance, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013.

    Target will hire 70,000 seasonal workers this holiday, Wal-Mart 60,000 and J.C. Penney 35,000.

  • BOSTON/ CHICAGO, Sept 18- Home Depot Inc Thursday said some 56 million payment cards were likely compromised in a cyberattack at its stores, suggesting the hacking attack at the home improvement chain was larger than last year's unprecedented breach at Target Corp..

  • Final Glance: Big-box Retail companies Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 47 or. 4 percent, to $126.48. Target rose $1.06 or 1.7 percent, to $63.93. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 02 or percent, to $76.22.

  • Home Depot breach affected 56M debit, credit cards Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Home Depot said Thursday that a data breach that lasted for months at its stores in the U.S. and Canada affected 56 million debit and credit cards, far more than a pre-Christmas 2013 attack on Target customers.

  • Brighter economy driving up holiday hiring plans Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    NEW YORK— UPS will hire up to 95,000. Kohl's plans to take on 67,000 and FedEx 50,000. Wal-Mart will add 60,000.. One after the other, a flurry of major U.S. retail and transportation companies announced sharp increases this week in the number of temporary workers they plan to hire for the holiday season.

  • Early movers: AAPL, MSFT, TGT, V, A, AMZN & more Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Final Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Costco Wholesale Corp. fell$. 42 or. 3 percent, to $126.01. Target rose$. 01 or percent, to $62.87. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $76.24.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 17- JPMorgan Chase& Co is replacing some credit and debit cards following the security breach at Home Depot Inc, a company spokesman said. JPMorgan spokesman Paul Hartwick could not immediately say how many cards are likely to be replaced.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 17- JPMorgan Chase& Co is replacing some credit and debit cards following the security breach at Home Depot Inc, according to a company spokesman. JPMorgan spokesman Paul Hartwick could not immediately say how many cards are likely to be replaced.

  • Home Depot's PR problems dwarfed by Target breach Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    Home Depot cashier at a Miami store.

    Home Depot's consumer perception fell to a two-year low following the retailer's announcement that it suffered a data breach.

  • Cramer welcomes Kohl's 'renaissance' Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:29 AM ET
    A Kohl’s department store in Jersey City, N.J., is shown in this April 2, 2014 photo.

    Kohl's will hire more than 67,000 workers for the holidays, yet another sign it's turning things around, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • FreshPet files for IPO valued at up to $100M Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Pet food maker FreshPet on Monday filed for an initial public offering valued at up to $100 million. FreshPet's fridges are located in about 12,600 retail stores, including Wal-Mart, PetCo, PetSmart, Target, and Kroger. The Secaucus, New Jersey, company reported $39.7 million in revenue in the first half of 2014 and recorded a loss of $5.6 million.

  • Dash for trash: Pros pick comeback stocks Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their top picks for stocks that are now poised for a comeback.

  • Forward-thinking U2 innovating while entertaining Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    Since U2 stunned the music world by delivering a surprise album at Apple's iPhone 6 unveiling and making it available to a half-billion iTunes users for free, they've gotten an avalanche of publicity.

  • Will Apple's digital wallet kill the card swipe? Saturday, 13 Sep 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    The service, which will work both with iPhones and Apple's new Watch, is backed by a host of big retailers, along with most major banks and credit card issuers, including Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Starbucks, McDonald's, PayPal, Google and Square offer their own services, but only a small portion of customers use them.

  • Cramer: This stock facing a ‘real turnaround’ Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 6:41 PM ET

    Underperformance in this stock may be nearing an end. Cramer thinks it belongs on your radar.

  • Premium pet food company Freshpet files for IPO Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 5:48 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse are the lead underwriters for the IPO, the New Jersey- based company said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday. Freshpet's filing listed private equity firm MidOcean Partners LP and Tyson Foods Inc, the largest U.S. meat processor, as investors.

  • How hackers could still bypass Apple Pay security Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:29 PM ET
    Tim Cook announces Apple Pay during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Paying with your iPhone may not be as secure as you think.