The stock tanks 20% after the spin-off of Lands' End, leaving shareholders reeling at the company's reduced value.
The company is spinning off Lands End and other key parts to benefit shareholders as performance slips. The CEO's hedge fund has a 48% stake.
Retailers that many investors had written off as hopeless are showing that they still have some life.
No other retailer can operate as efficiently, and on the same scale.
Investors will be on the lookout for signs that declines in earnings have bottomed and that profit margins have improved.
It may not make the hippest holiday confections, but the company knows what lovers are looking for on the drugstore and department store candy aisles.
The stock sells off on bad guidance. It's more proof that e-commerce is killing brick-and-mortar stores.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Your Easter celebration, from ham and eggs to spring clothes, will take a bigger toll on your wallet this year.
MUST-SEE ON MSN
- Video: Easy DIY smoked meats at home
A charcuterie master shares his process for cold-smoking meat at home.
- Jetpacks about to go mainstream
- Weird things covered by home insurance
- Bing: 70 percent of adults report 'digital eye strain'