Retail

Why American Eagle Outfitters Is Bucking the Retail Trend

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. It seems that this retailer was able to buck the trend with ...
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Lowe’s Earnings, Lowered Guidance Disappoint Investors

Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The home improvement retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.68 and $19.5 billion in revenues. ...
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What to Expect From Lowe’s Earnings

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly earnings report before the markets open on Wednesday. Rival Home Depot reported earnings just last week, and ...
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How Kohl’s Is Revamping Its Format

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) has faced an incredibly tough year so far, with its stock down nearly 25%, not to mention it’s facing the onslaught of e-commerce from sites like ...
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DSW Wins Big in Q2

DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The firm said that it had $0.38 in earnings per share (EPS) and $680.4 ...
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Macy’s Names eBay Exec as President to Improve E-Commerce Expertise

Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M), reeling from declining sales at its physical stores, said Monday it had hired Hal Lawton, a senior executive from eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY), to become president ...
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More Pain Ahead for the Footwear Industry

There is even more pain for the footwear industry, and this includes the retailing shops that rely on shoe sales. It is no secret Americans in general need to be ...
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A First Look at the 2017 Holiday Shopping Season Indicates E-Commerce Spending Surge

For retailers, it's never to early to think about the Christmas holiday season, when an average retailer makes about a fifth of its annual sales. A first read from ...
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Why Analysts Are Taking a Back Seat on Dick’s Sporting Goods

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE: DKS) shares cratered over the past week, hitting a low not seen since 2010. All this came after the company reported its most recent quarterly ...
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Walmart Seeks Patent for Warehouse Floating in the Sky

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) apparently wants to move goods without the need for roads, trucks or airplanes. At least that is what a patent filing hints. A document filed ...
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Can Walmart Beat Amazon as an Advertising Platform?

One often-cited reason for the rash of e-commerce acquisitions by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is that sites like Jet.com, Bonobos, Hayneedle, Moosejaw and Modcloth give the retail giant a ...
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How Sportsman’s Warehouse Earnings Knocked It Out of the Park

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SPWH) was perhaps the best performing stock on Friday, coming off one of the worst trading days of 2017. The drop in equities doesn’t seem ...
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Why Ross Stores Is Among the Best Retailers Reporting This Quarter

Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: ROST) released its most recent earnings report after the markets closed on Thursday. In a rare move, this company has seemingly bucked the sliding retail trend ...
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Foot Locker Earnings Slump Pushes Shares to Multiyear Low

Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The stock hit a multiyear low in early trading indications, following a huge ...
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How Sam’s Club Stacks Up Against Costco

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fiscal second-quarter results Thursday morning, a noticeable laggard appeared in the results of the company's three segments. Operating income at the company's Sam's ...
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