Retail stocks managed to transcend a down market and rise 1 percent on Wall Street today.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group gained 6.28 points to 642.59, outshining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which fell 0.5 percent, or 58.90 points, to 12,756.18 as investors continued to worry about the pending fiscal cliff at the end of the year.
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