Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M)

Macy’s to Open 5 PM on Thanksgiving, Heightening Tensions Over Store Hours

The reasons to shop online grew again as Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has decided to open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving, a controversial decision for some who believe retail workers ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Asia stock markets surged as China's producer price index rose 6.9% in September compared to the same month a year ago. "Happy Death Day" was number one at the box ...
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The Best and Worst Customer Service Among Department Stores

The struggles among retail stores in the past year are well known. Less store traffic, stagnant same-store sales and severe pricing pressures are just a few of the hurdles the ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) hired 80,000 workers for the holidays, down from 83,000 last year. Despite the small drop, Macy's continues to struggle considerably, and the fourth quarter may be ...
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Amazon Share Price Increase Doubles Walmart’s in 2017

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (NYSE: WMT) share price has had a good run this year. Up over 13%, it has outperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Average, of which it is a ...
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Crippled Macy’s to Add 80,000 Holiday Workers

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M), the deeply troubled department store chain, says it will add 80,000 workers for the holidays. Most will be in distribution and warehouse operations as the company ...
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Short Sellers Keep Attacking the 11 Companies That Have Totally Lost Control of Their Narratives

Short sellers are an interesting lot in the field of investing. After all, if they are not hedging a position then they are betting that the price of a stock ...
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JC Penney Short Interest Soars by 21 Million Shares

The short seller bet against J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) grew sharply in the period that ended August 31. Shares sold short rose by 21 million to a total ...
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Back to the Future: Macy’s Expands Same-Day Delivery Service

Into the 1970s, many large department stores offered in-store shoppers same-day delivery of their packages at no extra charge. By the end of the decade, that practice had become a ...
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Macy’s Short Interest Surges 32% as Success Options Disappear

Over the past 12 months, shares of Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) have fallen nearly 49%. That's worse than the 47% share-price decline at Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), a retailer ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers in 2017

In an era of fast fashion, fast food and fast internet, the old ways of doing business just don’t cut it. As more consumers shift to online shopping and business ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

August 22, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 1% at 2,452.46. The DJIA closed up 0.9% at 21,899.35. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 1.4% at 6,297.48. Tuesday was a very ...
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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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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Newspaper chain Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC) fired the publisher and several top editors at its flagship the Los Angeles Times. The company hired former Yahoo executive Ross Levinsohn to be ...
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What Macy’s and Snap Have in Common

One of the nation's oldest and most famous retailers and one of tech's most recent IPOs have something in common. Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) and Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) have been ...
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