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After a difficult January, when shoppers first felt the effect of a payroll tax hike that lowered take-home pay by 2 percent, some retailers got a little relief in February from growing employment and a rising stock market.
SolarCity reported a larger fourth quarter loss than analysts had forecast. Shares skidded after-hours.
PetSmart reported quarterly earnings that beat market expectation but revenue fell short. Shares fell sharply after-hours.
Staples, the largest U.S. office supply chain, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue and forecast weak full-year earnings as corporate customers and other shoppers in Europe and North America reduced discretionary spending.
Europe's biggest bank HSBC posted a pre-tax profit of $20.65 billion for 2012, much lower than the $22.7 billion forecast by analysts in a Reuters poll.
Consumer electronics giant Best Buy reported quarterly earnings and revenue that exceeded Wall Street's expectations.
Salesforce.com reported quarterly earnings and revenue that blew past analysts' expectations. Shares jumped after-hours.
Gap's latest quarterly report topped forecasts. The mall clothing chain also raised its dividend by 20%.
Sears posted a smaller fourth-quarter loss as it reduced its inventory and expenses, while sales at its namesake stores rose slightly.
J.C. Penney delivered the latest dismal retail news, reporting a much larger-than-expected loss as same-store sales fell 32 percent. Shares skidded after-hours.
Groupon's quarterly revenue hit analysts' target Wednesday but its outlook fell short. Shares skidded after-hours.
The discount retail chain reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street's expectations for the holiday quarter, despite heavy discounting and consumer caution.
Priceline reported earnings that topped forecasts, which the company attributed to improved hotel- and car-rental reservations.
First Solar beat on earnings but its revenue and outlook fell short. Shares tumbled after-hours.
When Groupon reports earnings Wednesday after the bell, it isn't just under pressure to grow revenue and generate profits.
Home Depot said Tuesday its fourth-quarter profit topped Wall Street analysts' expectations, helped by an extra week of sales in the current quarter as well as by improvements in the U.S. housing market, and post-Sandy buying.
Matthew Boss, JPMorgan analyst, breaks down the retailers fourth quarter numbers and discusses the company's top-line turnaround.
Trevor Fetter, President & CEO of Tenet Healthcare, breaks down the company's quarterly numbers and weighs in on spending cuts in Washington and the outlook for the health care industry.
The department store chain reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations as its strategy of tailoring merchandise to local markets paid off during the holiday season.
Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer analyst, breaks down the home retailer's fourth quarter numbers and weighs in on the company's announcement to repurchase $17 billion shares and increase its quarterly dividend by 34%.
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