In October, Signs Of Life At Retailers

Some analysts are now predicting higher levels of holiday spending than in the year before.

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    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
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    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
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    As Bangladesh reels from the deaths of hundreds of garment workers in a building collapse, the refusal of global retailers to pay for strict nationwide factory inspections is bringing renewed scrutiny to an industry that has profited from a country notorious for its hazardous workplaces and subsistence-level wages. More
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    07/23/2016 - 10:28 am | View Link
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    07/22/2016 - 10:34 am | View Link
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    ... the way things are going, the lowest percentage since October 2013 — ... terrorism in our cities, threaten our very way of life,” he ...
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    07/22/2016 - 7:18 am | View Link
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  • Mind The Bull Trap: 3-Standard Deviation Extremes And The False ‘Breakout’ Of September/October 2007
    The S&P 500 corrected mid-year and as the market began to show signs of fatigue, it managed to scrape higher ... investors will once again start questioning the wisdom of putting their life savings at “risk” in the Wall Street casino.
    07/21/2016 - 12:51 pm | View Link
  • DAVID ROSENBERG: 10 reasons stocks have rallied in October
    After a violent sell-off in late August and another really weak period following the September Federal Reserve meeting, stocks had their best week of the year last week and have started to show signs of life. Since the beginning of October, the S&P 500 is ...
    10/13/2015 - 2:31 am | View Link
  • California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs End-of-Life Act
    Governor Jerry Brown signed the measure that will allow doctors to prescribe life-ending medication if two physicians agree the patient is mentally competent and has no more than six months to live. The bill was introduced after the high-profile campaign ...
    10/9/2015 - 5:20 am | View Link
  • France's economy is finally showing some signs of life after years of stagnation
    It's a rare week when there are two positive economic data points coming out of France. This week was like Christmas — there were three positive bits of news from the eurozone's second-biggest economy: With a rise of 3.7% year-on-year, French retail ...
    10/8/2015 - 10:40 pm | View Link
  • EUR/JPY Showing Signs of Life at 137
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    10/26/2014 - 9:31 pm | View Link
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