Many value investors thought a new CEO could turn around an old-time retailer in a changing industry. They were wrong.
The shares jump more than 25% after the company reports new revenue growth and announces a stock buyback. Eric Lefkofsky, a company founder, is now CEO.
Stocks on Wall Street were higher at midday as the Dow and S&P look to break their 3-day losing streak.
Parental outrage over messages that foster stereotypes forces an about-face. Why do companies keep trying this strategy?
The next few weeks could be volatile after the market hit new highs in July. Disney, meanwhile, will be this week's big earnings report.
With sales at the stores down, the Mac maker is returning to its roots by putting the emphasis back on the customer experience.
In focus Thursday is the July employment report. Economists are expecting the economy added 185 million jobs.
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