As Macy's closes up shop at more than 60 U.S. locations, one off-price chain stands to gain the most from its contraction.
The beaten-down retail names could see further downside ahead.
The widespread deterioration from last year's dismal results underscores the challenges facing legacy retailers.
Last week, The Conference Board said its Consumer Confidence Index hit 113.7 in December, its highest level since August 2001.
The "Fast Money" traders give you 5 ways to trade retail at a discount.
When retailers' sales reports trickle out in the new year, they'll be hard-pressed to find an excuse if their results fall short.
Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises, looks at what you can expect in malls in 2017. With Simeon Siegel, Nomura Instinet.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises, look at the activity at the mall traffic post holiday, including several fights that broke out at malls in New Jersey, Ohio and Tennessee.
According to JPMorgan retail analyst Matt Boss, convenience and value are the two measures to best determine which stocks to purchase.
A tax reform proposal is scaring the pants off clothing and shoe retailers. Here's why.
Matthew Boss, JPMorgan equity research analyst for department stores & specialty softlines, weighs in on what stocks are winning in the retail sector.
The pay-to-play retail market is getting more crowded. Here's what companies need to do to win.
Jim Cramer highlights companies that produced astonishing quarters, that could be a driving force to the rally.
Jim Cramer goes down his playbook of retailers hanging on by a thread, and discovered one winner of the mall.
Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, discusses recent retail earnings and the state of the U.S. consumer going into the holiday season.
Stocks closed higher, lifted by a sharp rally in energy stocks, while the technology sector rebounded after a post-election sell-off.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the latest earnings in the retail sector.
Internet, health & personal care, home improvement, auto sales, and restaurant & bars all continued to see strong sales.
TJX, operator of off-price retailers T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods, reported better-than-expected quarterly comparable store sales as its discounted offerings continue to attract shoppers.
There's a flurry of Fed speakers Tuesday and October's retail sales — but more important to investors will be whether the Trump rally keeps on going.