Tagged: macy's

Macy's to Close 100 Stores, Boost Online Investment

by Associated Press 8/11/2016 11:45 am

Macy's plans to close about 100 stores next year and boost its online investments as it tries to become more nimble in an increasingly fierce market.

Challenges for Dillard’s, and Others at the Mall

by Mark Friedman 3/14/2016 12:00 am

Dillard’s Inc. has had some tough times lately. The Little Rock retail chain’s stock price, which peaked above $140 last April, was trading in the high $80s last week — having rebounded from $61 in early January.

JC Penney Reports Loss, Sales Growth, But Shares Skid

by Associated Press 11/13/2015 11:27 am

J.C. Penney reported stronger-than-expected sales for the third-quarter, but the department store operator's failure to raise its forecast for the year appeared to add to worries that the holiday shopping season could turn out to be a dud.

Stocks Set to End Winning Streak as Retail Gets Slammed

by Associated Press 11/13/2015 11:15 am

Sharp declines in retailers are dragging stocks lower as the market heads for its first losing week after six straight weeks of gains.

Macy's 3Q: A Glimpse of What's to Come This Holiday Season?

by Associated Press 11/11/2015 11:53 am

The opening of the retail earnings seasons began ominously with Macy's, which dragged shares of almost every retailer sharply lower Wednesday.

U.S. Retailers Report Strong January Sales

by Associated Press 2/7/2013 10:41 am

The nation's consumers shopped the winter clearance racks in January, resulting in strong sales during the month for a diverse group of retailers. But analysts expect shoppers to pull back as the deals dry up and Americans digest rising gas prices.

A Sample of Wal-Mart, Macy's & Best Buy Black Friday Deals

by Associated Press 11/22/2012 9:22 am

Retailers including Wal-Martare doing everything they can to make it easier for more finicky shoppers to spend money during the holidays. Here's a closer look at the incentives some retailers have begun offering this year.

How Wal-Mart, Other Stores Are Trying to Make Holiday Shopping Cheap, Easy

by Associated Press 11/22/2012 9:16 am

Retailers from Wal-Mart to Macy's are doing everything they can to make it easier for more finicky shoppers to spend during the holidays. Several are opening on Thanksgiving Day. Some are offering free layaway and shipping. Many are matching in-store prices with cheaper online deals.

Video: The Motley Fool's Dillard's, Macy's Stock Smackdown

by Lance Turner 11/19/2012 9:16 am

The Motley Fool asks which company is the better investment: Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock or Macy's Inc. of Cincinnati.

Target Joins Wal-Mart, Sets Earlier Start for Holiday Kickoff

by Associated Press 11/12/2012 9:22 am

Target Corp. will open its doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving, joining other major retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., that are opening earlier in the evening on the holiday.

How Competitors Are Responding to Wal-Mart's New Black Friday Plans

by Lance Turner 11/8/2012 10:09 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville is upping the ante on the holiday shopping season, planning to open its doors open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, two hours earlier than a year ago. So how are competitors responding?

Your Macy's Elf Makeover Could Make You A Winner

by Karen Martin 8/12/2011 5:26 am

Give a Macy's elf a colorful makeover and enter a contest that could result in your elf design being transformed into a Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon. It's all happening from 5-10 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 14) at Dickey-Stephens Park, North Little Rock.