Retail

GameStop announcing solid sales for the holiday period sent its shares up handily on Monday morning.
Bed Bath & Beyond reported its fiscal third quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday and investors were not happy.
Costco Wholesale has reported its sales results for the month of December.
Macy’s shares climbed on Wednesday after the company said it would be shuttering more stores.
Petco intends to sell 48 million shares in an initial public offering valued up to more than $930 million.
The close-to-death retailer has run through senior management at a furious pace in the hope of a turnaround that will not come.
This holiday is over, for retailers. The tally of sales is grim for brick and mortar. Holiday spending rose 3%, but it was driven by a 49% rise in e-commerce. For another year, foot traffic fell....
Holiday sales needed to be better than modest for Macy's to recover. That may not have happened at all.
Though Best Buy posted better than expected earnings, the reaction in the shares was swift and negative.
Walmart plans to begin testing a fully self-driving truck in Arkansas next year. The truck will follow a prescribed route between a company warehouse and a retail store where a customer can pick up...
The Federal Bureau of Investigation tracks gun sales and publishes a list of how many are handled as part of its National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Each month, the figures are...
Although the quarterly numbers were solid, Lululemon stock ultimately fell. This goes to show that even a solid earnings beat can still be trumped by runaway valuations that are hard to justify.
Costco reported better than expected quarterly results after the closing bell on Thursday.
GameStop reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Tuesday.
Kroger reported better-than-expected third-quarter profits but missed revenue estimates. On top of that, a big charge looms in the current quarter.