Retail

The Buyout Saga of Chico’s FAS Moves From Ugly to Uglier

Once upon a time, it seemed magical and flattering to get a buyout offer. Company executives looked successful, investors made money, and a company could have the benefit of not ...
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What to Expect When Kroger Reports Thursday Morning

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.72 in earnings per ...
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Amazon Says These Are the Best Books of the Year

Just in time for summer reading, the Amazon Books editorial team has announced their picks for the 20 best books of the first almost-six months of the year. Their number-one ...
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What to Expect When Barnes & Noble Reports Wednesday Morning

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open Wednesday morning. The consensus estimates are calling for a net loss ...
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This City Has More Walmart Stores Than Any Other in the Entire Country

As of the end of last year, Walmart had 4,711 stores in the U.S. The huge retailer continues to lead all other companies in the U.S. based on both revenue ...
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Chewy Enters the Market With a Bang

Chewy Inc. (NYSE: CHWY) entered the market on Friday with a bang. The firm priced its shares at $22 apiece — above the expected price range of $19 to $21 ...
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Chewy Updates Potential Pricing for Unicorn IPO

Chewy has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The firm intends to price its 41.6 million shares ...
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What Target Gains From Rolling Out Same-Day Delivery

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) continues to demonstrate that it does not intend to get steamrolled by rivals Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) or Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). The company announced Thursday ...
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Lululemon Slides By With Q1 Earnings

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) released its fiscal first quarter financial results after markets closed Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.74 in earnings per share (EPS) and $782.3 ...
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What to Expect When Lululemon Reports After the Close

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus forecast is $0.70 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Is GameStop Saying It’s Game Over With This Buyback?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) shares jumped early on Monday after the video game retailer announced its intention to launch a modified Dutch auction tender offer. Essentially GameStop wants to purchase ...
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4 Stocks to Buy That Were Hurt by the Worst Spring Weather in 20 Years

If you live in the upper Midwest, you don’t need anybody to tell you how miserable the spring was. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United ...
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Walmart Plans to Walk Into Your House to Deliver Groceries

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) wants to offer people the ultimate way to get perishable groceries. One of its workers will bring them to your house, open the door and then ...
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How Much Barnes & Noble Could Fetch in a Buyout

Everyone loves a good old-fashioned buyout rumor that can pump up a down-and-out stock. The retail climate has been permanently changed by the internet, and companies like Barnes & Noble ...
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Is At Home Group Earnings Miss Way Overblown?

When At Home Group Inc. (NYSE: HOME) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the firm posted $0.03 in earnings per share (EPS) and $306.3 ...
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