A forecast for weaker holiday sales growth and dismal September comp sales set the scene in the sector.
— October 8, 2015
Overall retail sales grew by 4 percent, driven by increases in Mainland China.
Markets make marginal gains in midmorning trading.
Union reps raised fresh concerns about the future of the company’s manufacturing jobs on Wednesday.
— October 7, 2015
Stocks are gaining even though some disappointing earnings have hit the market.
The DAX in Frankfurt led the upswing in midmorning trading on Wednesday.
Duluth Trading Company has filed to go public with plans to raise $115 million.
— October 6, 2015
Fitch said it’s become dramatically more expensive to insure Gap’s debt from default.
Stock markets were mixed at the open as the trade deficit grew and Alibaba’s Taobao site was accused of selling fakes.