These 2 Discount Retailers Are Running Away From the Pack

While most retailers have been bemoaning weak consumers as of late, discount retailers TJX Companies and Ross Stores are still going strong. More 

Rah-Rah Day for Retail: Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

The retail sector led the S&P 500 and Nasdaq higher thanks to big moves from Best Buy, JCPenney and Urban Outfitters. More 

Burlington IPO: Coats Are Back!

Seven years after taking Burlington Holdings private, Bain Capital is looking to send the company back to the public markets via an IPO. More 

Men’s Wearhouse Founder Has No Clothes

Men's Wearhouse founder George Zimmer would need one heck of a plan to convince anyone that current management isn't doing a good enough job at the helm. More 

Former Ad Agency Receptionist Now CEO

Karen Kaplan was just named the CEO of ad agency Hill Holliday just over thirty years after being hired as a receptionist there. More 

What To Make Of Tuesday’s Surprising Market Move

Wall Street clearly made up for the shortened trading week with a broad rally on Tuesday. Here's our new research on 50 stocks in Portfolio Grader More 

Shrug Off April’s Same-Store Sales Miss

The "disappointing" headline same-store sales growth number out today is a weak perch for any real worries about the retail sector. More