U.S. retail stocks set another new high today as Ross Stores Inc., J.C. Penney Co. Inc., Kohl’s Corp. and Amazon.com Inc. all gained ground.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group rose 2 percent, or 13.49 points, to 699.88, and set an all-time high of 702.78 midday. The index was led by Netflix Inc., which jumped 42.2 percent to $146.86 on a stronger-than-expected fourth quarter.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styled by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)