The department store operator’s net profit grew at a double-digit pace thanks to higher sales and a financial gain. Sales increased 1.8 percent.
— October 9, 2015
Investors thought a recent jobs report may force the Fed not to raise rates until 2016, which bouyed major indices.
— October 8, 2015
A forecast for weaker holiday sales growth and dismal September comp sales set the scene in the sector.
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