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Wal-Mart Job Cuts Put In Perspective: May Be Sign Of Things To Come In Retail And Wider Economy

Wal-Mart Job Cuts Put In Perspective: May Be Sign Of Things To Come In Retail And Wider Economy.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 11th, 2017

Americans Are Spending More, Saving Less

Americans have boosted their spending on costly things like cars and refrigerators while they are saving less. Some economists see it as a sign of growing risk in the economy and financial markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 30th, 2017

Things that go bump in the night see sales spike

Just like the December holidays, Halloween produces sweet benefits for the economy. The National Retail Federation expects that Americans this year will spend $9.1 billion on supplies for Oct. 31, up... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 27th, 2017

Wal-Mart Plans Further Cost Cuts as Competition With Amazon Intensifies

Wal-Mart Stores will deepen its cost-cutting and introduce zero-based budgeting in some units, efforts to free up funds for new e-commerce and store improvements in an increasingly competitive retail environment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 10th, 2017

5 things you didn"t know about Walmart

Sure, you know a few things about Wal-Mart, but here are some facts about the retail giant that will surprise you......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 17th, 2017

Retail Sales Are A True Tell Sign Of The Economy

Investors were treated to some encouraging news Tuesday as core ret.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaAug 15th, 2017

Retail Sales Are A True Tell Sign Of The Economy

Investors were treated to some encouraging news Tuesday as core retail sales for July rose 0.50 percent month over month, which exceeded the 0.30-percent gain experts were predicting. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 15th, 2017

Fed holds rates steady, expects portfolio cuts "relatively soon"

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and said it expected to start winding down its massive holdings of bonds "relatively soon" in a sign of confidence in the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2017

Retail Sales Are Sliding Lower In Sign Of Very Weak Economy

Retail Sales Are Sliding Lower In Sign Of Very Weak Economy.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 20th, 2017

Australia economy ties record for longest expansion, looking tired - Reuters

ReutersAustralia economy ties record for longest expansion, looking tiredReutersA shop assistant talks to customers in front of a sales sign on display at a retail store in centra.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 7th, 2017

Wal-Mart Cuts Several Hundred Jobs

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is cutting hundreds of corporate jobs this month, following similar layoffs earlier this year, as the retail giant looks for ways to save as it spends billions to improve its e-commerce operations and existing stores......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2017

D-Mart"s behind-the scenes Navil Noronha - Meet the low-profile retail CEO

'We want to keep things simple,' are words often used by Noronha.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2017

Will Soft February Retail Sales Raise Investors" Concerns?

U.S. retail sales in February recorded the smallest gain in six months. This raises concerns about the health of the economy at a time when things have just started to look up under the Trump regime......»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 16th, 2017

Americans spent slightly more at retail stores last month

Americans spent only slightly more last month at retail stores compared with January, a sign of consumer caution despite rising optimism about the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2017

Autos drive up retail sales

U.S. retail sales rose in December, a sign the economy regained momentum at the end of the fourth quarter. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 13th, 2017

Why Are Wal-Mart, Boeing, & Lowe"s Laying Off Workers If The U.S. Economy Is In Such Great Shape?

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, The stock market has been on quite a roll in recent weeks, but signs of trouble continue to plague the real economy.  Earlier this week, I talked about the “retail apocal.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2017

Amid Raucous Retail Rout Stocks Stylishly Saunter

Investors are bullish about expected corporate tax cuts but retail stocks are signaling a weakening economy......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 5th, 2017

China Suffers From Glut of Shopping Malls

In China, a glut of shopping malls in Chongqing is a vivid sign of a big miscalculation now imperiling the country‚Äôs retail economy......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 4th, 2017

Why Is This British Retail Giant Sinking Today?

Flooring giant Carpetright is the latest retailer to spook investors. Is this a sign of things to come? Flooring giant Carpetright is the latest retailer to spook investors. Is this a sign of things to come?.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 13th, 2016

China says output, retail sales accelerate in November

China's industrial output and retail sales growth both accelerated in November, government data showed Tuesday, in a sign of stabilisation for the world's second-largest economy. Industrial output rose 6.2 percent in the month, ahead of both Oct.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 13th, 2016

China output and retail sales accelerate in Nov: govt

China's industrial output and retail sales growth both accelerated in November, government data showed Tuesday, in a sign of stabilisation for the world's second-largest economy. Industrial output rose 6.2 percent in the month, ahead of both Oct.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 13th, 2016