Limited Brands (NYSE:LTD)

Lingerie

Victoria’s Secret Lingerie Comes from a 3D Printer

If you’ve been wondering why there is so much fuss about 3D printing, here’s something that may give you an idea of what the technology might be good for. Victoria’s ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Corning, Intel, Merck, Micron and More

A new earnings season has started, and stocks and bonds are dealing with a likely patch for the government shutdown and the debt ceiling. So which are the stocks to ...
Read Full Story »
100267991

Retail Sales for August Show Modest Increases

Retailers are announcing August same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 3.2% year-over-year, compared with a 4.2% gain in July and a 4.3% gain ...
Read Full Story »
100267991

Retail Sales for July Mixed in Early Reporting

Retailers are announcing July same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projects an overall gain of 4.1% year-over-year, compared with a 4.3% gain in June and a 3.8% gain ...
Read Full Story »
KFC Restaurant

Fast Food a Little Slower Today as Worker Walkouts Expected

The country’s largest fast-food chains are expected to see walkouts in seven cities today as workers protest the industry’s low wages at some the nation’s most profitable companies. Walkouts are ...
Read Full Story »
100267991

Retail Sales for June Expected to Post Gains

Retailers are announcing June same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 3.9% year-over-year, compared with a 3.5% gain in May and a 2.8% gain ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear

Top 10 Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: FedEx, HP, Sprint, Walmart and More

Investors and traders are usually on the lookout for new research ideas that will generate higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research calls from Wall ...
Read Full Story »
100267991

Retail Sales for May Better Than Expected

Retailers are announcing May same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 2.8% year-over-year, compared with a 1.4% gain in March and a 3% gain ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear figures

Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Stall on Japan Losses

U.S. equity markets opened sharply lower this morning, taking a lead from Japan’s Nikkei, which fell more than 7% for the day. Japan’s government bond yields spiked until the Bank ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear figures

Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Blunted on Fed Comments, Minutes

U.S. equity markets opened barely higher this morning following a report that mortgage loan applications had fallen by 9.8% from the previous week, on top of a 7% decline for ...
Read Full Story »
Foot_Locker_store

UBS Likes Specialty Retail: Time to Sell Department Stores

The American consumer has remained pretty consistent in 2013, helping to push along a still very slow economic recovery. One place they have spent money is the department stores around ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear figures

Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Open Mixed, Close Higher

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning and failed to find a direction driver throughout the trading day. In Europe, Germany reported a stronger-than-expected trade surplus, while the U.K.’s trade ...
Read Full Story »
Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Downgrades and Stocks to Sell: Dean Foods, Dendreon, Mylan and More

Investors frequently see analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall Street research calls, but they often do not get to see the so-called Sell ratings. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many ...
Read Full Story »
Clothes on hangers

L Brands, Zumiez Lead Rise in April Retail Sales

Retailers are announcing April same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 3.5% year-over-year, compared with a 2% gain in February and a 1.4% gain ...
Read Full Story »
100267991

Not Much Expected from March Retail Sales, Not Much Delivered

Retailers are announcing March same-store sales figures today. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 1.5% year-over-year, compared with a 2% gain in February and a 3.9% gain ...
Read Full Story »