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  • Obama to propose cybersecurity legislation Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 6:57 PM ET
    Department of Homeland Security employees work inside the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va.

    President Obama seeking to increase sharing between government agencies and the private sector to help improve cybersecurity.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 28 or. 2 percent, to $142.80. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose$. 28 or. 3 percent, to $90.30.

  • WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama said Tuesday that recent cyberthreats to Sony and the military's U.S. But an Associated Press review shows that some of his plans are retreads from years past. The White House is hoping a recent spate of cyberattacks and data breaches— including November's hacking at Sony Pictures Entertainment, which the administration...

  • Cramer Remix: Last chance to buy this stock Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    The entry point you’ve been waiting for has arrived in one stock on "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer’s radar.

  • Retailers are closing up shop. Here's why... Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 9:01 AM ET
    A JC Penny department store with a store closing banner last April.

    Macy's and J.C. Penney are only the latest retailers whittling down their square footage. It happens every January. Here's why.

  • Time to buy in stocks, housing and oil? Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 7:40 PM ET

    Experts gave their takes on whether now is a big buying opportunity for investors in stocks, housing and oil.

  • 5 retailers raise guidance, sales looking better Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 10:09 AM ET
    An Aeropostale store

    Lower gas prices and better employment numbers could have been factors in better guidance from retailers.

  • In a first glimpse of how the season shaped up for major retailers, JC Penney Company Inc reported on Tuesday comparable store holiday sales growth of 3.7 percent, surprising investors and driving the struggling department store operator's stock up 16.6 percent. JC Penney would not comment on what impact gas prices had on its results. The impact is expected to...

  • Here's what happens to stocks when oil drops 50% Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 10:42 AM ET

    Six months after the last five 50-percent drops in oil prices, the S&P 500 was up four of those times.

  • Macro trend: Low oil, low euro, low bond yields Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 10:22 AM ET
    A foreign exchange prices for Russian rubles, euros and U.S. dollars sits on a neon display sign outside a currency exchange bureau in Moscow, Russia, on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014.

    European debt yields keep dropping, the dollar is strengthening against the euro, and oil has not found a bottom yet.

  • These are your favorite stocks right now: TD Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 12:30 PM ET

    Retail investors stayed bullish on stocks heading into the new year, and picked these names as their favorites.

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ CHICAGO, Jan 2- For top U.S. retailers, free delivery is now the norm. During the just-ended holiday season, outlets from Target to Wal-Mart to Amazon expanded their free-delivery options, adding more items eligible for free shipping. Shipping remains a key battleground in the escalating war between brick-and-mortar retailers and Amazon.com Inc,...

  • Your first trade for 2015 Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Midday movers: Macy's, Delta & more Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 12:21 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Dec. 29, 2014.

    Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • This is going to be hackers' favorite target next year Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Mobile phones will be the big battleground for hackers in 2015, security experts warned, after a year of major cyber breaches in top firms.

  • 5 cybersecurity threats to watch for in 2015 Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    Here are five types of attacks that cybersecurity experts say will be cracking computers in 2015, NBC News reports.

  • Sears, mobile and Apple Pay: What to watch in 2015 Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    A look at five trends that experts predict will shape the retail world in the coming year.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 29- Major U.S. retailers including Target Corp and Toys' R Us have begun allowing shoppers to collect online purchases at their brick-and-mortar stores, but a study shows the option often saves little, if any, time over in-store shopping. It comes in response to competition from the No. 1 U.S. online retailer, Amazon.com Inc, which has streamlined...

  • Next year's top three retail themes are... Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    In this Nov. 3, 2010 photo, Toys ‘R’ Us chairman and CEO Gerald Storch is shown in New York.

    Incoming Hudson's Bay CEO Storch said the Internet, value and luxury goods will be the most important retail themes of 2015.

  • Happy holiday means big things for economy Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Here are 6 things a merry holiday-shopping season says about the economy for 2015, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.