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Board above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing Dow Jones Industrial Average number, . The stock market had its biggest drop since the Black Monday crash of 1987 as fears of economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis deepened. The Dow industrials plunged more than 2,300 points, or 10%. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illnessFinancial Markets Wall Street, New York, United States - 12 Mar 2020


Fashion Retailers Taken Down a Notch on Wall Street

Credit watchdog Fitch Ratings has downgraded Macy’s, Kohl’s, J.C. Penney and Levi Strauss.

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Victoria’s Secret Sale to Sycamore Partners at Risk

The coronavirus has already begun causing casualties in the retail world. L Brands’ sale of the lingerie business might be next.

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Lululemon Surpasses More Than $1 Billion in Revenue in Quarter

But the effects of the coronavirus Stateside are yet to be seen.

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Businesses Free Up Cash Reserves Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Temporary store closures, work-from-home mandates and a halt to major air traffic means retailers in particular are under extended financial pressure.

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Victoria’s Secret Parent Names Les Wexner’s Replacement on the Board

Sarah E. Nash will begin once the sale of the lingerie company is complete.

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HanesBrands CEO Gerald W. Evans Set to Retire Next Year

The innerwear and activewear company has begun its search for his successor.

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Coronavirus Causes Sales, Traffic to Decline at Urban Outfitters’ Seattle, Milan Stores

Company shares fall, along with the Dow Jones as virus continues to spread across the globe.

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The Stock Market’s Wild Ride

Don’t expect volatility to ease up in 2019.

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AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUTMandatory Credit: Photo by DANNY CASEY/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9770652b)Market trading boards display figures at the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) centre in Sydney, Australia, 26 July 2018. Australian media giants Fairfax and Nine on 26 July announced plans of a 744 million US dollar merger of the two companies, forming one of the countries largest media outlets.Australian media giants Fairfax and Nine merge, Sydney, Australia - 26 Jul 2018


What to Watch: The Stocks Worth Eyeing

Don’t expect a recession, but a slowdown might be on the menu.

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Retail valuations have fallen as investors struggle to see the path forward.


Retail’s Wild Ride on Wall Street in 2018

A look at some of the best- and worst-performing stocks in the sector.

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Consumer Confidence Dips Even as Shoppers Buy More

Meanwhile, the stock market continued to fluctuate.

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Amazon Breaks Records During Strong Holiday Shopping Season

The e-commerce company said it sold more products around the world this year than ever before.

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Update: U.S. Stocks Rise Following Paris Attacks, Retail Declines

And at the opening bell, major indices plunged with retail stocks in particular suffering steep declines as investors dropped out following weak earnings reports last week.

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The Wall Street bronze Bull sits between empty streets in Lower Manhattan, New York, early August 28, 2011 as Hurricane Irene hits the city and Tri State area with rain and high winds.


Bears Rush Market Minutes Before Close

After spending the day with gains of between 0.2 and 0.5 percent, the key indices were slammed minutes before the bell and ended up in the red. The WWD Global Stock Tracker avoided the selloff due to earlier market closes in Europe and Asia.

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A look from Kenzo's capsule collection with Kansai Yamamoto.


EXCLUSIVE: Kenzo Partners With Kansai Yamamoto on Capsule Collection

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