Expenses in benefits, share-based compensation, and inventory that exceeded forecasts helped keep West Marine Inc. in the red during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.
Barnes & Noble Inc. is separating its college business from its retail and Nook digital businesses.
HSN Inc. had a successful fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, beating Wall Street estimates for both net income and sales.
Dollar Tree reported that its net income dropped 3% to $206.6 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, down from $213 million in the year ago period.
RadioShack Corp. will reportedly auction the leases of 2,000 stores in March, while GameStop has entered the picture as a bidder.
Google is reportedly planning to release an Android-based digital payment API known as Android Pay at its Google I/O conference in May 2015.
Target on Wednesday reported a net loss of $2.6 billion (pre-tax loss of $5.1 billion) in its fourth quarter due to the impact of its exit from Canada, compared to a $520 million gain year-ago period.
The TJX Cos. on Wednesday reported an 11% rise in fourth quarter profit and said it would raise employee pay above the minimum wage.
Lowe's Cos. reported net earnings of $450 million for the fourth quarter ended Jan. 30, a 47.0% increase over the year-ago period.
Sears Canada Inc. swung from profit to loss in a dismal fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.