05/19/2015 - 12:36pm

The Obama Administration’s plan to revise federal overtime regulations would likely “hollow out” low- and mid-level management positions in the restaurant and retail industries and result in a shift toward more hourly and part-time workers, according to a new National Retail Federation (NRF) report.

05/19/2015 - 11:42am

Declining gas prices helped U.S. same-store sales at Wal-Mart Stores Inc., but the negative impact of foreign currency exchange and efforts to improve store experience and employee wages dampened total sales and operating profits.

05/19/2015 - 11:26am

The Home Depot Inc. benefited from improvements in the housing market and the weather in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

05/19/2015 - 11:21am

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. met Wall Street expectations with net income of $63.34 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2015, a 9% decrease from $69.99 million the same period a year earlier.

05/19/2015 - 11:08am

Stage Stores Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with a loss but missed with decidedly revenue in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

05/19/2015 - 10:56am

According to the Nielsen consumer confidence index, U.S. consumer confidence increased one index point in the first quarter of 2015 to a score of 107, maintaining an above-the-baseline (100) optimism level for one year.

05/19/2015 - 10:50am

Summertime is almost here, and consumers are planning to give the easy and convenient present of a gift card.

05/19/2015 - 10:44am

IBM Inc. is making new investments in Sellpoints and WayBlazer to advance online shopping and travel apps powered by Watson.

05/18/2015 - 4:46pm

Urban Outfitters Inc. missed Wall Street expectations for net income, sales and same-store sales during the first quarter of fiscal 2015.