The S&P 500 is down one percent for the week after being up four weeks in a row. So far, the declines we have seen this year have been on the order of three percent.» Read More
Here are a handful of stocks to watch if small-cap and mid-cap mergers accelerate in 2013. TheStreet.com reports.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday.
Jan 11- Best Buy Co Inc on Friday showed the first concrete signs of a turnaround in its U.S. stores, with flat same-store sales during the key holiday season, helped by sales of tablets and mobile phones and improvement in its online business.
Jan 11- Best Buy Co Inc on Friday showed the first concrete signs of a turnaround in its U.S. stores, with flat same-store sales during the key holiday season, surprising analysts who had expected a decline.
Most stocks trade in tandem with the market. But some tend to bounce back a little faster.
Find out what Wall Street analysts were saying about J.C. Penney, Costco, Amazon.com, News Corp., Time Warner, Citigroup and Bank of America in this week’s CNBC.com Stock Blog Roundup.
After a strong 20 percent run-up in consumer discretionary stocks in 2012, one analyst is predicting a pullback.
One Kings Lane Q4 profits are doing about 25 percent of revenue, not traffic, but revenue, coming via mobile.
Bullish option buyers are tucking into Bed Bath & Beyond ahead of its quarterly report.
The Americans are coming. And the Japanese and Europeans. Australia is being invaded by a swathe of foreign retailers, piling pressure on a local industry already battered by weak consumer spending and ruthless internet competition.
The year is almost over, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer isn't heading for the bench. He’s in the game!
U.S. markets were up overnight on optimism that a "fiscal cliff" deal might be possible. We'll see.
Just as Black Friday spilled over into Thanksgiving night, Cyber Monday has gone from being a one-day event to a tentpole for more than a week’s worth of promotions and discounts, NBCNews.com reports.
In its latest holiday forecast, IBM predicts shoppers will be decking the halls this holiday season, leading to a jump of nearly 7 percent in home furnishings sales during November and December.
The upscale furniture retailer, backed by private equity firms Catterton Partners and Tower Three Partners LLC, opened New York Stock Exchange trading at $32.05 after pricing at the high end of the expected range at $24.
NEW YORK-- Williams-Sonoma's potential for international expansion could position the company for solid sales growth in the near and long term, William Blair as it raised its rating on the upscale home goods company.
Oct 11- Williams Sonoma Inc:. *William Blair raises Williams Sonoma Inc to outperform from market. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Facebook is testing "Collections," which will allow users to share products and even buy the items through the social network.
LONDON, Oct 5- London's Oxford Street, one of world's busiest shopping strips, is suffering from flat-lining demand, signalling that the global economic gloom has spread to leading retail areas.