Finance

08/18/2014 - 5:05pm

Activist hedge fund Jana Partners revealed on Monday that it received an anonymous package detailing a PetSmart presentation around improving results over the next two quarters.

08/18/2014 - 11:06am

Steve Madden has completed the acquisition of privately held Dolce Vita Holdings Inc., which specializes in the design, sourcing and sale of branded and private label footwear.

08/18/2014 - 10:58am

Walmart continues to maintain its basket price advantage over Target, according to Kantar Retail’s semi-annual pricing study.

08/18/2014 - 9:23am

The battle between the extreme discounters is heating up: Dollar General Corp. said Monday it has made an all-cash bid of $9.7 billion for Family Dollar, topping a deal Dollar Tree made last month.

08/15/2014 - 10:42am

Dillard’s Inc. reported net income of $34.5 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2014, down 5% from $36.5 million the same period the prior year.

08/14/2014 - 8:14pm

J.C. Penney answered Wall Street questions about whether or not the struggling department store retailer could stage a comeback -- by posting better-than-expected profit and revenue in the second quarter.

08/14/2014 - 4:44pm

Just two weeks after announcing its $350-million acquisition of men’s personalized clothing service Trunk Club, Nordstrom Inc. reported second-quarter earnings and sales in line with Wall Street projections.

08/14/2014 - 4:38pm

Advance Auto Parts beat Wall Street projections with a 19% profit increase in the second quarter – from $116.9 million last year to $139.5 million.

08/14/2014 - 11:19am

Kohl’s Corp. had a relatively flat second quarter of fiscal 2014 compared to the same period the previous year.

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