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  • Stocks Close Sharply Lower After Fitch Report Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 4:29 PM ET

    Stocks dropped heavily in the final hour of trading to finish sharply lower in thin trading Thursday following a report from Fitch on U.S. bank exposure to Europe.

  • Merkel Praises Ireland, But Ireland Isn't Italy or Spain Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 9:38 AM ET
    Ireland and European Union

    October Consumer Price Index fell 0.1 percent, a little lighter than expected, core CPI up 0.1 percent, in-line with expectations. Headline inflation now up 3.5 percent year over year (2.1 percent ex-food and energy), but the big worry: crude over $100. Headline CPI will not be so tame if that continues.

  • Futures Tumble Amid Ongoing EU Worries Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 9:00 AM ET

    Futures extended their losses Wednesday, amid ongoing concerns over high borrowing costs for heavily-indebted euro zone countries.

  • Your First Move For Wednesday Nov. 16th Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | 6:29 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Wal-Mart Earnings Woes Signal Trouble at Target? Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

    On Tuesday, investors were chattering about weakness in Wal-Mart and what it might mean for rival Target.

  • Wal-Mart Disappoints & Target Preview Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | 5:31 PM ET
    Wal-Mart Disappoints & Target Preview

    A break down of Wal-Mart's earnings miss, and a look ahead at Target's release on Tuesday, with Deborah Weinswig, Citi Investment Research retail analyst.

  • Reaping Big Cost Savings With Reverse Auctions Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | 1:08 PM ET

    Companies big and small are embracing the model to gain leverage over  suppliers of all kinds of services, goods and materials.   

  • Will Apple Hires Help J.C. Penney Earnings? Monday, 14 Nov 2011 | 2:20 PM ET

    New management team could improve results for apparel retailer in 2012, expert says.

  • Widlitz: Retail and The Game of Chicken Monday, 14 Nov 2011 | 12:47 PM ET

    Maybe it should not come as a surprise that consumers are pulling back just in time for the holidays

  • Playing Target Earnings Through Options Thursday, 10 Nov 2011 | 8:18 PM ET

    Trader Mike Khouw details this investment strategy in Thursday's "Options Action."

  • Wal-Mart to Offer Holiday Deals Thanksgiving Night Thursday, 10 Nov 2011 | 8:36 AM ET
    People stand in front of a Walmart store before the doors open at 5am on 'Black Friday' in Miami, Florida.

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will be kicking off the official start to the holiday shopping season with special deals starting on Thanksgiving night. It's the latest retailer to woo crowds earlier than last year in a bid to get a jump on the competition.

  • Boots on sale

    Black Friday is more popular than ever with holiday shoppers, but that isn’t stopping retailers from trying to lure bargain hunters into the stores ahead of Thanksgiving.

  • Nov. 1: Unusual Volume Leaders Tuesday, 1 Nov 2011 | 3:24 PM ET

    What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 1,500 displaying unusual volume in Tuesday's trading session.

  • Morgan Stanley Reveals Top Holiday Retail Plays Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 5:43 PM ET

    ”The consumer is still spending and orders from department stores are quite solid so I think overall it bodes well for the holiday season," says analyst Kimberly Greenberger.

  • Halloween Pop-Up Stores No Trick for Mall Landlords Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 4:06 PM ET

    Temporary stores specializing in the holiday are everywhere — sometimes two in a suburban strip or city block. It's part of a booming retail business model, now worth some $8 billion a year.

  • Cramer’s 10 Reasons the Market Should Be Higher Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | 6:52 PM ET

    If it weren’t for Europe, the U.S. stock market would be higher, the “Mad Money” host says. And he’s got 10 reasons why.

  • Holiday Shoppers Plan to Buy More Gifts for Themselves Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 12:05 AM ET

    Holiday shoppers plan to take advantage of the discounts that come along with the Christmas holiday season to stock up on items for themselves, according to the findings a new survey.

  • Whitney Tilson's Top Trades Tuesday, 18 Oct 2011 | 7:19 PM ET

    Renown value investor Whitney Tilson on Tuesday laid out his best value plays.

  • Laughing At Wall Street

    The author says he can "show how the average consumer with no previous financial education can outsmart Wall Street’s brightest by learning to identify game-changing information hidden in their everyday life."

  • Walmart Home Office

    And then there was the moment of truth as Bill Simon, President & CEO of Walmart US took the stage and hit us with the news. Comps were positive for August and September. After nine quarters of negative same store sales had Wal-Mart finally turned the corner? The universe was so surprised that the lights went out in Northwest Arkansas.