With Target and Staples reporting impressive earnings, the Fast traders tell you how to play it.
Insight on Home Depot's successful restructuring plan and whether Lowe's could follow suit, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
The “Mad Money” host explains why Europe’s problems trump good news out of the US.
The traders were closely watching the action in retail after a slew of catalysts emerged that could move the market. What must you know?
Stocks staged a late-day comeback from session lows Tuesday after traders were disappointed by comments from Sarkozy and Merkel, but the gains were not enough for the market to finish in positive territory.
In spite of Home Depot's increased earnings-per-share forecast in their quarterly earnings report this morning, depressed consumer spending could stifle the stock, one analyst said.
Breaking down the home improvement company's Q2 earnings results, with Daniel Binder, Jefferies & Co.
Europe is weak this morning, and U.S. S&P futures began dropping shortly after Germany's Q2 GDP came out — a gain of only 0.1 percent sequentially was a disappointment.
Futures tumbled Tuesday following a handful of economic reports in addition to news that German GDP growth slowed more than expected.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy may wind up their Tuesday meeting with a list of accomplishments as empty as the streets of Paris in August.
Stocks logged their biggest three-day rally since Mar. 2009, fueled by a handful of M&A news and as investors shrugged off some disappointing economic reports. The major indexes wiped out all of last week's losses following S&P's downgrade of U.S.'s credit rating.
The report is very mixed, according to Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer senior equity research analyst, who says the home improvement company's bottom line shows that it has been able to control costs.
Of all the companies reporting earnings on Monday, Cramer will watch these two earnings reports.
Here's a day-by-day look at the earnings reports, economic data and political events Cramer plans to monitor.
Considering Home Depot shed 13% of its value in only the last 5 days how should you game this stock.
The recent drop in the stock market has lifted dividend yields in the Dow by 27 basis points from their levels in April 29, when the index closed near a three-year high.
S&P futures popped 13 points prior revisions also better than expected, but then fell back. Average hourly earnings up 0.4 percent much higher than expectations of 0.2 percent gain.
Stocks clawed back from session lows ahead of a crucial vote in Washington on the debt deal, but still ended lower Monday following a dismal manufacturing report in addition to renewed worries over some euro zone countries.
Some consumer trends in China are well known, such as the increasing demand for luxury goods, but others may surprise you. CNBC.com put together a list of 10 major consumer trends.