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Wall Street — and the stock market — may now be comfortable with the idea of a Hillary Clinton victory, but her policies could be negative for many companies.
The SPDR S&P Retail ETF has gained nearly 12 percent since June 27.
U.S. stocks closed lower in light volume trade Monday, with energy stocks lagging as oil prices briefly hit their lowest in nearly three months.
NEW YORK— The owner of Stop& Shop and Giant and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving regulatory clearance by the Federal Trade Commission. The Dutch retailer Royal Ahold NV owns Stop& Shop. Its rival, Belgium's Delhaize Group, is the parent company of Food Lion.
NEW YORK— A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company's Mexico division. Chief Judge William Riley wrote for the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that shareholders, including the Louisiana Municipal Police Employees'...
Amazon's outperformance is stunning when compared with the retailers its online strategies have been crushing.
The buying power of the federal minimum wage hasn't kept up with inflation, despite periodic increases.
In a blog post Wednesday, the Environmental Defense Fund said Wal-Mart has made "major strides" and has set in place "effective systems to measure and track progress over time." The group also mentioned that Wal-Mart is also working to increase the number of private-brand products that bear Safer Choice certification, a voluntary program implemented by the U.S....
NEW YORK— Up and down supermarket aisles, tranquil rows of perfectly placed products reflect calculated deliberations aimed at getting shoppers to spend more. Research published in the Journal of Environment and Behavior found that kids' cereals tended to be placed on lower shelves where they are more eye-level with children. It's just one example of the...
The online retailer said worldwide orders rose more than 60 percent compared with the previous Prime Day.
Shoppers are snagging deals — and poking fun at some of the discounts available for Amazon's Prime Day.
U.S. stocks closed higher Tuesday as fears eased over Brexit and Japan signaled more economic stimulus.
Discussing the value in Amazon versus Wal-Mart, with Channing Smith, Capital Advisors Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Manager, and Kevin Caron, Washington Crossing Advisors Portfolio Manager. Smith says people have "misunderstood Amazon."
Don't look now, but a long-overdue rise in worker paychecks is beginning to take hold.
Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO, discusses how Amazon's "Prime Day" drives sales for other retailers. Everybody's going to have a big day but Amazon is going to have an enormous day, says Kniffen.
Jim Cramer shed light on five themes that investors can fall back on the next time the market sells off.
Amazon does not disclose the number of members who subscribe to its Prime service, so analysts have taken matters into their own hands.
Wal-Mart shocked Wall Street when it announced a $2.7 billion investment in people. Here's how that money's being put to use.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
CBS, Wal-Mart and Boeing are making headlines this Monday morning before the opening bell.