Retail

Amazon Wants a Larger Share of Cash-Paying Retail Consumers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has barnstormed America and gone internationally, and it has become almost every retailer's nightmare. Amazon is frequently referred to as the Death Star when compared to ...
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How Record Unemployment Could Play Into a Huge Holiday Season

The holiday season is just around the corner, and with that comes the busy period for retailers. An unemployment rate near record lows could prove to be a big catalyst ...
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Why Home Depot and Lowe’s Can Both Keep Rising Into 2020

With the S&P 500 suddenly bucking against all-time highs again, many investors have to be wondering how they want to be positioned heading into 2020. With unemployment at all-time lows ...
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Does Walmart’s New Grocery Delivery Program Raise the Stakes?

Mega-retailer Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced Wednesday that it will begin this fall offering same-day grocery delivery service at 1,400 stores in all 200 U.S. metropolitan areas where its Grocery ...
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US Retailers Close 7000 Stores in First Half of 2019

As multiple American retailers announce the shuttering of stores by the hundreds, it is hard to keep track of exactly how horrible the carnage has become. A firm that tracks ...
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What to Expect When Kroger Reports Thursday Morning

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.41 in earnings per share ...
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Is This Quarter Game Over For GameStop?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) released fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. The video game retailer said that it had a net loss of $0.32 per share and $1.3 ...
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What to Watch When GameStop Reports After the Close

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for a net loss of $0.21 ...
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Why Francesca’s Is Tuesday’s Top Retailer

Francesca's may not be a household name like Walmart, Target or other major retailers. However, shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: FRAN) were absolutely beating every other retailer in the ...
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Struggling Retailer Fred’s Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Retailer Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) said Monday morning that it has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company is seeking bankruptcy court approval to enter into a debtor-in-possession ...
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Why Analysts Are Growing More Optimistic on Lululemon

So far, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) has been on a tear in 2019, with shares up about 55%. After its fiscal second-quarter financial report late Thursday, it doesn’t seem ...
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Lululemon Stretches Earnings in Q2

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) released fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday. The company said that it had $0.96 in earnings per share (EPS) and $883.4 million in ...
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What to Expect When Lululemon Reports After the Close

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.89 in earnings per ...
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Signet Jewelers Shines in Q2

Signet Jewelers Ltd. (NYSE: SIG) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The firm said that it had $0.51 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Why American Eagle Took a Dive After Q2 Results

When American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday, it said that it had $0.39 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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