The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group rose 0.1 percent to 931.77 today, modestly outperforming the Dow Jones Industrial Average's 0.1 percent decline to 16,437.05.
Among the major gainers were Zale Corp., which rose 14.7 percent to $16.23 after reporting holiday sales gains, and Abercrombie & Fitch Co., which increased 12 percent to $37.19 after it indicated that its holiday turned out better than previously thought.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)