If retail investors were comforted by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke’s pronouncement that the recession was “likely over,” they didn’t show it.
The S&P Retail Index, still hovering near its high for the year, slipped 0.1 percent, or 0.53 points, to 373.63 on Tuesday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.6 percent, or 56.61 points, to 9,683.41.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"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)