The “Mad Money” host has a good feeling about the retailer.
Three mutual funds are poised to have a breakout year and move to the top of the standings after dismal performances in 2011, according to S&P Capital IQ research.
Since Ron Johnson joined JCPenney, the stock has received a free pass. JCP shares are actually up 11 percent despite continuing disappointments. But after all, if anyone can revive a tired retailer, the man who created the Apple retail experience should be the one.
The retailer hopes by pausing talks to sell its credit card receivables portfolio, and repaying the financing that it will be able to get a deal and sell the portfolio in either late 2012 or early 2013.
Giant e-commerce companies like Amazon are acting increasingly like their big-box brethren as they extinguish small competitors with discounted prices and free shipping. The little sites are fighting back with some tactics of their own, like preventing price comparisons or offering freebies that an anonymous large site can’t.
After wild price swings that left investors bewildered and not a cent richer last year, stocks are rising again, and calm has settled over the market like blue skies after a storm. Or maybe eye of the storm is the better metaphor.
Target gathered press in New York City Thursday to reveal a new retail concept in an effort to re-invigorate the "cheap chic" concept it has done so well in years past.
The departure of Urban Outfitters' CEO has prompted one analyst to upgrade it to "neutral" from "sell" and raise the company's 12-month price target to $25 from $22.
“Fast Money” pros sounded bullish on Target — but not just because of plans to launch special Apple displays within 25 of its locations.
Target plans to launch upscale shops within its stores. What does the high-end strategy mean for Target? Colin McGranahan, analyst at Sanford Bernstein, discusses.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details on Target's new retail concept, including a test with Apple in 25 stores.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at why it is just too tough to come into JC Penney right here.
Chief executives and analysts have lowered expectations by so much for earnings reporting season, stocks may continue their 2012 gains as results come in higher than expected.
Is tech giant, Apple, looking to open stores within big box retailer, Target? CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details.
On speculation that Apple and Target might be looking at a store-within-a-store agreement, the “Fast Money” pros unanimously said such a deal would be better for one company.
In the wake of a disappointing December sales report, it is clear Target has its work cut out. The discount retail chain has tried to hit up designers such as Missoni and Jason Wu to try and reignite the fashionable image that once drove its business. It's next move may be to partner with retail's latest darling: Apple.
Jon Najarian, optionMONSTER weighs in on the trade on Goldman Sachs downgrade, RF Micro Devices, Target, and Apple.
lowered its year forecast and is considering its options for its Nook e-reader, but Chief Executive William Lynch insisted book sales are up and said that the company is benefiting from consolidation in the industry.
Culled from thousands of pages of 2012 outlook reports, 13 stocks are being called “The Most Recommended Stocks for 2012”, according to a new report from Birinyi Associates.
Stocks rebounded from earlier losses to finish narrowly mixed Thursday, with the S&P adding small gains to the New Year rally, ahead of a key government employment report. Stocks had been under pressure earlier in the session amid ongoing jitters over the European debt crisis and a decline in the euro to its lowest level since September 2010.