Retailers and Wall Street inched ahead today, holding on to the rally that followed the deal to avoid the fiscal cliff tax hikes.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group rose 0.3 percent, or 2.01 points, to 667.19, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.3 percent, or 48.85 points, to 13,435.21. Retail stocks are up 2.3 percent for the year so far and the Dow is ahead 2.5 percent.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)