Retail stocks outpaced Wall Street today, even as the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit another all-time high.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group jumped 1 percent, or 7.07 points, to 729.14. The Dow traded as high as 14,6845.49—a new high-water mark—and closed ahead 0.6 percent, or 89.16 points, to 14,662.01.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"