Empty shelves and longer checkout lines are pushing many customers to Target and other rivals. What's going on?
After being sheltered for so many years, the online retailer ironically may be backing a change for buyers.
Now that the charts have had a rest, the banks look logical here.
Shoppers may be more active after they get their refunds.
We'll hit some kind of 'new normal' as the shock of the smaller paychecks wears off and consumers reset their priorities.
The retailer might be the last man standing in the consumer electronics space, but that doesn't make it a good investment.
Valero Energy is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Francesca's is initiated with a 'buy.'
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