It was a bipolar day on Wall Street Wednesday, with investors reading the tea leaves at a Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s analyst conference and scratching their heads over a big jump in Saks Inc. shares.
The vast middle of retail was relatively quiet. The S&P Retail Index slipped 0.5 percent, or 2.20 points, to 461.62, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.7 percent, or 75.68 points, to 11,096.08.
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"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)