Retail stocks slipped modestly today even as Wall Street nudged higher to a new record close.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group fell 0.2 percent, or 1.42 points, to 720.93, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose to 0.2 percent, or 33.25 points, to 14,329.49. The Dow broke through its prior record on Tuesday.
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?"