Stock Futures Higher as Target, Urban
Stock Futures Higher as Target, Urban Outfitters Lead RetailTheStreet.comStock futures were higher on Tuesday, Aug. 15, as Target Corp. (TGT) and Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) sweetened investor appetite for retail names. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up 0.22%, S&P 500 futures gained 0.22% and Nasdaq futures ...
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 4:39 am
Retail Comeback, Or Just A Few Bright Spots?
ForbesRetail Comeback, Or Just A Few Bright Spots?ForbesJuly turned out to be not just better than expected but also the month with the biggest rebound in retail sales all year, rising 0.6% for the month and 4.2% since July 2016. What's more, revised data for May and June show a brighter picture than ...
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 4:09 am
Summer bounce for Scottish retailers - BBC
BBC NewsSummer bounce for Scottish retailersBBC NewsRetail sales in Scotland bounced back in July after a decline the previous month. Food sales helped drive the 1.3% increase on a like-for-like basis, which excludes new store openings, compared to July 2016. Total sales were up 0.7% compared to the ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 5:19 pm
July's Retail Spending Speaks Volumes About
Seeking AlphaJuly's Retail Spending Speaks Volumes About Consumers' ConfidenceSeeking AlphaSay what you want about a weakening economy and slowing corporate earnings, but don't deny that the American consumer is (still) feeling pretty good about the future... good enough to continue spending their hard-earned cash at the nation's stores and ...
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 4:44 pm
US retail sales jumped 0.6 percent in July -
mySanAntonio.comUS retail sales jumped 0.6 percent in JulymySanAntonio.comRetail sales advanced 0.6 percent last month, the best showing since a gain of 0.9 percent last December, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. For most of this year, retail sales have been lackluster, including a decline in May of 0.2 percent and ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 12:28 pm
Is Retail Food Group Limited a buy after
editorShareholders are being offered a second bite at the Retail Food Group Limited (ASX: RFG) apple, after the company retreated as low as $4.65 two weeks ago. While yesterday’s announcement of record profits understandably saw shares lift 10%, the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:35 pm
CCI clears Future Group-Bharti Retail's Rs
New Delhi: Competition commission has given a green light to the proposed Rs 750-crore multi-tier merger deal between Future Group and Bharti Retail. The transaction, a major consolidation in the Indian supermarket business, would create a Rs 15,000-crore ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:26 pm
Retail Report: Rebecca Minkoff's Tech-Savvy
Rebecca Minkoff's first-ever L.A. flagship has officially opened. Upon entering the modernly designed Melrose Avenue space, shoppers are welcomed to a digital screen that doubles as a mirror where one can order different drink options (coffee, tea and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:27 am
We heard Oracle managers held a four-hour
We just heard that Oracle's senior management sales team held a four-hour strategy pow wow over the company's plans to sell software and hardware to retail companies, a huge and important market. The meeting didn't include the CEO in charge of sales ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:00 am
Texas Retail Gasoline Prices Fall 7 Cents
COPPELL (AP) – Retail gasoline prices across Texas have fallen 7 cents this week to settle at $2.29 per gallon. AAA Texas on Thursday reported that compares to the nationwide average cost per gallon of $2.53, which is down 12 cents since last week.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:37 am