"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.» Read More
Industry analysts and planners look forward to stronger sales in the new year.
Bricks-and-mortar stores lose out as e-commerce grows, but most retailers have now supplemented their shops with online businesses, the FT reports.
Of all the places for the wealthy to stash their money for tax purposes, South Dakota has emerged as a prime destination, Bloomberg News reported.
Shopping in stores crawled this holiday season, leaving a pile of unsold inventory. That means bigger-than-usual after-Christmas sales.
A state court judge has barred the city of San Jose from imposing voter-approved pension cuts on current municipal workers.
According to ShopperTrak, traffic for the week ended Dec. 22 was down 21.2 percent year over year.
Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.
Traders from SAC Capital Advisors continue to leave for rival shops.
Federal Judge Jed S. Rakoff spoke exclusively with CNBC in some of his first public comments following his controversial essay in January.
With just one day to go before Christmas, it's becoming clear that shoppers have won the annual game of chicken.
Oklahoma gas prices dipped to a 2013 low of $2.84 a gallon just a week before Christmas. Here's why prices at the pump are so cheap here.
As a key enrollment deadline hits Monday, many people without health insurance are picking the cheapest one.
BlackBerry is making a big bet that the enterprise market will be its saving grace. But the odds don't look too promising.
Analysts say The Huffington Post will become more critical next year to AOL's hoped-for transformation into a digital media powerhouse.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell modestly over the past two weeks, ending a four-week advance.
Men's suit retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said its board has unanimously rejected the $1.5 billion bid by Men's Wearhouse.
Consumer outrage over the Target card breach is moving to the courts, even as the stolen accounts are flooding the black market.
But oilman Harold Hamm tells CNBC he doesn't expect the U.S. to be a net exporter of crude.
Oracle announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Responsys for $27 a share, or approximately $1.5 billion.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was hospitalized as a "precaution" after feeling ill, and doctors concluded "everything is normal" after testing.
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