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China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....

China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

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China's retail sales growth slumps to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April on Wednesday, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more st...
14:16, 05/15/2019

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Microsoft sales beat expectations as cloud growth slows Microsoft Corp beat analysts' estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday, even as sales growth began to slow for its cloud product A...
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Toyota, Fiat Chrysler U.S. sales rise in May Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, and Toyota Motor Corp on Monday posted a rise in U.S. sales in May, as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment fu...
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Starbucks rolls out summer drinks amid solid sales growth Starbucks rolled out its new summer 2019 offerings Tuesday, announcing the return of fan favorites S'more, Mocha Cookie Crumble and Caramel Ribbon Cru...
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McDonald's earnings beat estimates as promotions drive sales growth McDonald's on Tuesday reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations, thanks to a string of successful promotion...
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Chipotle's online shift fuels highest sales growth in two years Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's aggressive push into online orders, amped up ads around fresh ingredients and the addition of healthier meals helped the...
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UPDATE 3-Starbucks traffic surges, posts best sales growth in three years Starbucks Corp attracted more customers in the latest quarter on an expanded line up of beverages and food offerings in the United States and China, l...
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16:00, 05/15/2019

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14:32, 04/29/2019

Fed officials see risks in weaker inflation expectations, trade row A drop in the consumer outlook for inflation and intensifying trade tensions drew caution from Federal Reserve officials on Monday as policymakers fac...
22:16, 05/13/2019

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16:48, 06/04/2019

Why a Weaker Yuan Risks Inflaming the U.S.-China Trade War China’s management of its currency, the yuan, is under fresh scrutiny after recent weakening brought it back into focus in the U.S.-China trade war. T...
22:32, 05/20/2019

Oil prices registering risks of the US-China trade war: Yergin Dan Yergin, HIS Markit Vice chairman, and CNBC's Brian Sullivan join 'The Exchange' to discuss the fall of oil prices and what's d...
01:48, 08/07/2019

Samsung vows to keep up investment as trade war raises risks SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics’ Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has vowed to keep up robust investments in key businesses as South Kor...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Trade Progress Hides Undercurrent of Risks for Investors Markets cautiously celebrated President Trump’s moves to diffuse trade tensions with China over the weekend. Investors should be more wary. The type o...
13:00, 07/02/2019

China is warning students of risks of studying in US during trade war BEIJING — China warned students and academics on Monday about risks involved in studying in the United States, pointing to limits on the duratio...
00:16, 06/04/2019

Walmart's Mexico same-store sales rise 6.1 pct in April Walmart de Mexico said on Tuesday that sales at stores open more than a year in Mexico rose 6.1 percent in April compared to the same month last year....
23:00, 05/07/2019

Walmart says Mexico same-store sales rise 4.7% in June Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Thursday that sales at stores open more than a year in Mexico rose 4.7% in June compared to the ...
00:32, 07/05/2019

Toyota, FCA, Subaru sales rise behind light trucks FCA, Toyota Motor and Subaru posted higher May sales behind another strong month for light-truck demand. The overall tally for U.S. new light-vehicle ...
16:32, 06/03/2019

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06:16, 05/31/2019

Walmart says Mexico same-store sales rise 2.2% in July Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Tuesday that sales at stores open for more than a year in Mexico rose by 2.2% in July compared t...
02:16, 08/07/2019

UPDATE 3-Under Armour sales growth in N. America trails Nike again; shares sink Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc on Tuesday cut its full-year revenue forecast for North America as demand at its stores and online faced pressure fr...
17:48, 07/30/2019

Microsoft exec: Windows 10 upgrade cycle is driving sales growth — and it's only halfway done Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7 and Office 2010 in 2020. As customers move to newer products, Microsoft will be able to sell them additional ...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Beyond Meat shares surge 27% as analysts predict more robust sales growth ahead Shares of Beyond Meat surged 27% in premarket trading Friday after analysts raised their price targets following the company's first quarterly re...
15:32, 06/07/2019

G20 finance chiefs to warn of trade risks, differ on how 'pressing' Global trade tensions threaten an expected pick-up in economic growth this year and in 2020, a draft communique by the world's financial leaders showe...
12:48, 06/08/2019

Asia shares dazed by trade uncertainty, U.S. jobs risks Asian share markets dithered on Friday as investors waited for concrete signs of progress in the U.S.-Mexican trade standoff, while bracing for a U.S....
05:32, 06/07/2019

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13:00, 05/21/2019

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12:16, 06/04/2019

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04:32, 05/13/2019

Fiat Chrysler and Hyundai report rise in U.S. sales in June Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Hyundai Motor Co reported a nearly 2% rise in U.S. sales for the month of June, helped by strong demand for sport uti...
16:00, 07/02/2019

FCA, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai sales rise behind light trucks FCA US, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai and Subaru posted higher U.S. sales in May while Ford and other Japanese brands fell as the industry battled to end a ...
19:48, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Canopy Growth fourth-quarter revenue beats as cannabis sales soar Pot producer Canopy Growth Corp reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue on Thursday, as efforts to strengthen its retail operations paid off a...
04:32, 06/21/2019

Escalating US-China trade rift risks causing ‘bad’ Black Friday You’ve heard of Black Friday. That’s a good day for business because consumers start their Christmas shopping. Well, May 10 is also a sort of Black Fr...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Trump's China trade stance has political risks as he seeks re-election When he ran for president in 2016, Donald Trump delighted crowds with his harsh rhetoric on China. As he runs for re-election in 2020, he is likely to...
22:32, 05/12/2019

G20 finance chiefs express concern over risks from 'intensified' trade conflict Group of 20 finance leaders on Sunday said that trade and geopolitical tensions have "intensified", raising risks to improving global growth, but they...
16:32, 06/09/2019

Hyundai outlines U.S. sales plan amid quarterly profit rise The automaker is targeting a year-end U.S. market share of 4.2 percent, up from 3.9 percent last year, and plans to boost the mix of CUVs in its lineu...
15:00, 07/22/2019

UPDATE 2-Ahold Q1 earnings rise on upbeat sales; maintains FY outlook Ahold Delhaize, which operates supermarkets in the United States and Europe, said on Wednesday its first-quarter net income rose 2.4 percent, lifted b...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Macy's Same-Store Sales Rise, Affirms Full-Year Outlook Macy’s posted stronger-than-expected growth in a key sales metric in the latest period as the retailer said it benefited from more customers making pu...
16:00, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-J D Wetherspoon comparable sales rise, but sees higher debt British pub operator J D Wetherspoon Plc on Wednesday reported a higher comparable sales for the 10 weeks to July 7 and tries to keep a tight lid on r...
10:00, 07/10/2019

Risks aside, Trump's team sees China trade stance as strength in 2020 As trade talks resume between China and the United States, President Donald Trump's advisers are confident he can portray his stance against Beijing a...
10:00, 07/11/2019

G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks. FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks....
18:48, 06/09/2019

Strategists see Wall Street moving higher despite trade war risks: Reuters poll U.S. stocks will build on this year's already strong gains over the rest of 2019 despite growing U.S.-China trade tensions that represent the biggest ...
10:16, 05/29/2019

UPDATE 1-WeWork parent loses $264 mln in quarter, sales to corporate customers rise The We Company, parent of flexible workspace operator WeWork, said on Wednesday losses narrowed slightly in the first quarter from a year earlier to $...
01:32, 05/16/2019

Walgreens posts quarterly earnings beat as prescription drug sales rise Higher prescription drug sales help the company regain its footing after CEO Stefano Pessina dubbed last quarter "the most difficult" since the compan...
15:16, 06/27/2019

Ahold first-quarter earnings rise on upbeat sales; maintains 2019 outlook Ahold Delhaize, which operates supermarkets in the United States and Europe, said on Wednesday its first-quarter net income rose 2.4 percent, lifted b...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Oil falls 1.9% as US-China trade tensions weigh Oil prices fell slightly on Tuesday, with Brent crude remaining near seven-month lows just below $60 a barrel because of increasing trade tensions bet...
01:48, 08/07/2019

Wall St. falls as trade anxieties spike Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of lo...
04:16, 05/18/2019

CSX profit falls on trade-related weakness CSX Corp on Tuesday reported a quarterly profit that missed Wall Street's view after weakness in its trade-related intermodal business - which involve...
23:00, 07/16/2019

Oil falls 3% as trade war concerns hit demand outlook Global oil benchmark Brent futures fell more than 3% on Monday on global growth concerns after U.S. President Donald Trump last week threatened China ...
00:48, 08/06/2019

Wall St. opens slightly lower as trade fears, tech regulatory risks weigh U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Monday as weakness from the previous month due to trade disputes spilled over while fears of regulatory scrutiny ...
16:16, 06/03/2019

Mark Carney warns trade war and no-deal Brexit risks are rising - business live Bank of England governor says a global trade war could ‘shipwreck’ the global economy, while Brexit risks are increasingLatest: Mark Carney speaks in ...
17:00, 07/02/2019

Russian pharmacies report rise in sales of iodine near site of mysterious military explosion Civilians of two northern Russian cities flocked to pharmacies Friday to purchase large quantities of iodine after a Russian rocket engine mysteriousl...
22:16, 08/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Bacon-loaded menu drives McDonald's sales jump, shares rise McDonald's Corp reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly sales at established U.S. restaurants on Tuesday, boosted by the burger chain's late...
14:48, 04/30/2019

Wall St. Falls After China's Tough Talk on Trade U.S. stocks slipped on Friday, after three straight sessions of gains, as trade tensions were renewed after Chinese media took a hardline approach to ...
18:32, 05/17/2019

Lions waive Roberts after trade with Patriots falls through ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions waived tight end Michael Roberts after trying to trade him to the New England Patriots. The Lions say trade...
05:32, 06/15/2019

Morgan Stanley on trade truce: No real progress, downside risks to economy and market remain Tensions between the U.S. and China are not escalating but there is still no clear path towards a deal between the world's two biggest economies,...
16:48, 07/01/2019

Growth Is Great, What Could Go Wrong? Trade. Markets have been in Goldilocks territory recently, aided by better growth in the world’s two largest economies and easing trade tensions. But better ...
12:16, 05/06/2019

Oil Falls Alongside Stocks as Investors Weigh Trade Threats Anxiety about weaker fuel consumption engulfed oil following comments from the U.S. trade representative, who said China was retreating from trade com...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Nikkei falls as escalation in U.S.-China trade war dents sentiment Japan's Nikkei fell on Monday morning as most cyclical sectors lost ground after a trade war between the United States and China escalated, while a dr...
06:16, 05/13/2019

Wall St. falls as investors cautious on trade; Intel slides The benchmark S&P 500 fell on Wednesday for the third day in a row as investors remained cautious about the latest developments on U.S.-China trade ta...
23:32, 05/08/2019

Brent falls on trade war worries, tight oil market supports Oil prices fell on Thursday on fears of a global economic slowdown due to a U.S.-China trade war but losses were capped by a tightening crude market a...
17:00, 05/30/2019

Sensex Falls Over 100 Points Amid Choppy Trade, Nifty Below 12,050 Domestic stock markets started Tuesday's session on a lower note, retreating from record levels, tracking declines in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex ...
08:48, 06/04/2019

Oil falls as trade row fears outweigh drop in US crude stocks Oil prices dropped 1% on Thursday amid concerns over the escalating trade battle between the United States and China, despite a surprise fall in U.S. ...
06:32, 05/09/2019

Wall St. falls as CSX results signal damage from trade tensions U.S. stock indexes fell on Wednesday as weak results from CSX Corp stoked concerns that the protracted trade war between the United States and China c...
07:32, 07/18/2019

Fed officials say trade tensions could threaten growth The recent ratcheting up of U.S.-China trade tensions is creating uncertainties for businesses and could threaten economic growth, four Federal Reserv...
01:32, 05/24/2019

Eurozone Growth Rebounds Despite Trade War and Other Fears The monetary bloc grew 0.4 percent in the first quarter compared with the last quarter of 2018, a surprise given the dark clouds looming over the econ...
15:16, 04/30/2019

Wall Street falls, but ends above lows, after Trump trade threats U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though they pared much of their early losses as ...
22:32, 05/06/2019

U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, l...
00:32, 07/02/2019

Oil falls as trade worries mount, Saudi comments limit losses Oil fell on Monday as U.S. trade disputes with Mexico and China deepened concerns about weakening global crude demand, while a slump in equities also ...
00:48, 06/04/2019

Oil falls 1% amid U.S.-China trade dispute, uncertainty on supply cuts Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday as U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude and as major producers Saudi Arabia and Rus...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Strong Earnings Allay Fears Over Trade and Growth---for Now Corporate profits are proving to be more resilient than expected in the second quarter, nudging the stock market higher this month and distracting fro...
18:16, 07/29/2019

Trade War to Hurt Corporate Profits, Growth and Consumers The escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies would raise US consumer prices and cut corporate profits, while slowing growth in C...
13:16, 08/09/2019

EU commission cuts growth outlook over trade pressures FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Union’s executive commission has trimmed its forecast for eurozone growth this year and next as uncertain...
15:32, 05/07/2019

Trade Fight, Curbs on Huawei Threaten 5G Growth in U.S. The Trump administration’s offensives aimed at frustrating the 5G ambitions of China and mobile-technology giant Huawei might end up impeding America’...
15:16, 05/28/2019

Trade Disputes Are Weakening Future Growth, OECD Says Conflicts between the U.S. and its major trade partners have weakened business investment around the world, threatening to hamper future as well as cu...
14:16, 05/21/2019

China's GDP growth slumps to 27-year low amid trade war with US China's second-quarter growth has slowed to 6.2%, its weakest rate in almost three decades. The figure reflects trade pressure from the US and weakeni...
21:16, 07/15/2019

JGBs steady on trade war, growth slowdown fears Japanese government bond (JGB) prices held largely steady on Monday as demand for safe-haven assets remained firm amid growing fears about U.S.-China ...
08:00, 06/03/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls at open as investors fret over U.S.-China trade relations Canada's main stock index broadly slipped at the open on Wednesday, as investors dumped riskier assets on worries over a prolonged U.S.-China trade wa...
16:48, 05/22/2019

METALS-Copper falls amid lack of progress on U.S.-China trade talks Copper prices on the London Metal Exchange fell on Tuesday, on track for a third straight decline, amid a lack of news on steps to settle a prolonged ...
08:16, 07/09/2019

Sri Lanka rupee extends falls on fears of more attacks; stocks up in dull trade The Sri Lankan rupee closed weaker for the fourth consecutive session on Monday, as worries about more attacks after the Easter Sunday bombings weighe...
16:00, 04/29/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls, but ends above lows, after Trump trade threats U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though they pared much of their early losses as ...
23:00, 05/06/2019

CEE MARKETS-Crown falls as Czech inflation slows, trade war fears return Most Central European currencies and stocks eased on Monday as the Czech Republic published lower-than-expected inflation data and the U.S.-China trad...
12:00, 05/13/2019

CBOE ANNOUNCES SOLID SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REVENUES, NET INCOME RISE 12% AND 11%, RESPECTIVELY, AS CBOE CONTINUES TO FUND GROWTH INITIATIVES Chicago, July 30, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30...
05:48, 05/03/2019

China’s Economic Growth Hits 27-Year Low as Trade War Stings Rising tariffs on Chinese goods sold to the U.S. are taking an increasing toll, but the country is also suffering from cracks in its financial system....
12:16, 07/15/2019

US economic growth slows in second quarter as trade disputes take toll Decline was slower than expected as US gross domestic product grew at an annual rate of 2.1% between April and June US economic growth slowed in the s...
18:16, 07/26/2019

Trade Shifts From Growth Engine to Potential Drag for China China’s exports dropped unexpectedly in April, likely adding a further complication to Beijing’s efforts to stabilize growth amid renewed trade tensio...
10:48, 05/08/2019

Strong U.S. jobs growth expected in May, trade tensions a threat U.S. job growth likely increased solidly in May, with wage gains expected to pick up, showing strength in the labor market before an escalation in tra...
12:00, 06/07/2019

Fed’s Powell says trade, slow growth ‘weigh’ on US economic outlook Concerns about trade policy and a weak global economy “continue to weigh on the US economic outlook” and the Federal Reserve stands ready to “act as a...
17:16, 07/10/2019

G-20 Financial Leaders Criticize Trade Tensions for Impact on Growth The Group of 20 major economies decried worsening trade tensions and their impact on global growth, with the U.S. and China locked in a protracted tra...
19:32, 06/09/2019

Senior China official says trade war with U.S. could cut growth by 1% point: SCMP A senior official of China's ruling Communist Party said the trade dispute with the U.S. could reduce China's growth pace this year by as much as 1 pe...
13:48, 05/17/2019

Trade Tensions Take Toll on Economic Growth in Germany, China Germany’s economy shrank in the second quarter and China reported a raft of weak data, sharpening fears of a slowdown spiral in Europe and Asia’s two ...
16:32, 08/14/2019

Fed's Patience Tested as Trade Spat Clouds Growth Outlook The recent escalation of the U.S. trade dispute with China is putting the Federal Reserve in a bind and complicates its make-no-moves policy posture....
01:32, 05/31/2019

Dow futures slightly higher as trade, growth concerns persist Market focus has shifted to monetary policy this week, with a flurry of central banks across the world set to announce whether to adjust interest rate...
09:00, 06/04/2019

U.S. stocks fall as trade concerns spark growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above key support levels, as worries that a lengthy U.S.-China trade war would...
22:32, 05/29/2019

Asia stocks subdued as investors await Chinese trade data; Singapore GDP falls 3.4% Preliminary data released Friday showed gross domestic product in Singapore dropping 3.4% in the April-June period, badly missing analyst expectations...
03:00, 07/12/2019

Fed's Powell bolsters rate cut view on trade, global growth concerns Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday set the stage for the first U.S. interest rate cut in a decade later this month, pledging to 'act ...
00:48, 07/11/2019

Trade disputes are damaging growth and must be tackled 'at a multilateral level,' OECD says Global trade tensions that are hitting growth and investment need to be dealt with at a multilateral level, the OECD's chief economist told CNBC ...
16:16, 05/21/2019

IMF: Global economic growth is 'sluggish' amid trade/tech conflict The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday the global economic growth forecast has become 'increasingly sluggish,' amid conflicts over trade and tec...
22:32, 07/23/2019

Trade tensions slam Wall St. as global growth worries mount U.S. stocks slumped on Thursday as investors dumped shares of companies in growth and cyclical sectors, with energy and technology leading declines, o...
01:32, 05/24/2019

G20 to say trade tensions a key risk to growth, split on urgency of finding solution Global trade tensions threaten an expected pick up in economic growth this year and in 2020, a draft communique by the world's financial leaders showe...
12:48, 06/08/2019

Fed's Powell says trade, global growth concerns continue to weigh on U.S. economy Concerns about trade policy and a weak global economy "continue to weigh on the U.S. economic outlook" and the Federal Reserve stands ready to "act as...
18:16, 07/10/2019

Most G20 members see trade row as huge risk for global growth: Japan MOF official Most Group of 20 finance leaders said escalating trade tensions pose a huge downside risk for the global economy, a senior Japanese Ministry of Financ...
12:48, 06/08/2019

Global growth worries slam Wall St. as trade tensions persist U.S. stocks slumped on Thursday as investors dumped shares of technology companies as well as businesses in cyclical sectors on fears that the escalat...
21:48, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Maersk warns trade tensions could curb shipping growth Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk warned on Friday that trade tensions and an economic slowdown could put a brake on growth in freight movement...
10:48, 05/24/2019

U.S. economic growth forecast 'not contingent' on China trade deal: Kudlow White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the U.S. economy will likely still achieve a 3% pace of growth this year even without a trade deal with...
01:16, 06/12/2019

WRAPUP 1-Fed's Powell bolsters rate cut view on trade, growth concerns Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday set the stage for the first U.S. interest rate cut in a decade later this month, pledging to "act ...
23:00, 07/10/2019

Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that U.S. tariffs were having "a major effect" and warned...
23:16, 07/15/2019

Chinese travel demand will likely see 'relentless' growth despite trade disputes, hotelier says Outbound Chinese travel is set to continue to grow strongly in spite of the U.S.-China trade war, says group CEO of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Jam...
11:48, 08/05/2019

China's Growth Struggles Mount Amid Prolonged Trade Battle China reported a raft of weak economic data, adding to evidence that the world’s second-largest economy is slowing further as it remains locked in a t...
21:00, 08/14/2019

Nikkei flat as trade woes, strong yen saps risk appetite; SoftBank Group falls Japan's Nikkei ended nearly flat in choppy trade on Tuesday as festering trade tensions and a stronger yen curbed risk appetite, while extended losses...
10:32, 06/04/2019

Wall Street Weekahead: Trade protection doesn't have to exclude growth stocks The escalating U.S.-China trade war has sent dividend-rich sectors like utilities higher, but investors don't need to get all defensive just yet, acco...
06:48, 05/25/2019

"Trade Tensions Sapping World Economy's Strength": IMF Cuts Global Growth Global trade tensions and continued uncertainty are sapping the strength of the world economy, which faces a "precarious" 2020, the International Mone...
21:16, 07/23/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade war stokes growth fears Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Monday, as an escalating tariff war between the United States and China raised concerns about global eco...
17:00, 05/13/2019

Goldman lowers U.S. growth view, sees higher rate cut chances on 'trade war' Goldman Sachs Group Inc analysts on Sunday downgraded their second-quarter economic growth forecasts for the United States because of risks stemming f...
05:32, 06/03/2019

South Korea cuts growth target as global demand gets hit from US-China trade war South Korea on Wednesday cut this year's economic growth target to what would be a 7-year low as the prolonged U.S.-China tariff war hit global d...
06:00, 07/03/2019

Many G20 heads voiced concern over trade tensions, global growth: Japan government Many Group of 20 leaders voiced concern over trade tensions and the risk they pose on the global economy at their meeting in Osaka, western Japan, on ...
09:16, 06/28/2019

China's growth rate hits 27-year low as trade war drags on - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including reaction to the latest Chinese GDP reportIntroduction: China’s growth rate drops...
11:00, 07/15/2019

Stocks drop, bond prices rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half...
18:16, 05/29/2019

Global stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-a...
22:32, 05/29/2019

World stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-a...
00:16, 05/30/2019

Goldman Sachs cuts growth forecast as trade war triggers recession fears Goldman Sachs lowered its fourth-quarter growth forecast by 20 basis points to 1.8%, citing a larger than-expected impact of recent trade war events....
16:17, 08/12/2019

UPDATE 4-Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that U.S. tariffs were having "a major effect" and warned...
21:48, 07/15/2019

Asia markets trade lower as investors await China's growth data Investors will be watching out for Chinese gross domestic product data for the second quarter, set to be released at 10:00 a.m. HK/SIN, for clues as t...
03:32, 07/15/2019

China's economy worsens in July, industrial growth at 17-year low as trade war escalates China's economy stumbled more sharply than expected in July, with industrial output growth cooling to a more than 17-year low, as the intensifying U.S...
14:00, 08/14/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise slightly with trade in focus NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising ahead of an important weekend meeting b...
15:48, 06/27/2019

Hopes in China rise for a Trump-Xi trade deal As the presidents of U.S. and China near a highly anticipated meeting on trade, the gap in both sides' expectations regarding a deal remains wide...
23:32, 06/19/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Rise as Trade Tensions Ripple U.S. government bond prices rose after the European Union lowered its forecast for German economic growth for the second time this year amid persisten...
21:16, 05/07/2019

German exports rise despite global trade concerns German exports rose to over €112 billion in March, catching economists by surprise. Despite concerns about international trade conflicts, Germany's ex...
12:48, 05/10/2019

U.S. bond yields rise on confusion over U.S. trade move U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday amid confusion over the United States policy on trade with China, while political turmoil in Italy compounded inve...
06:16, 08/11/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on hopes for trade progress NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stock prices are sharply higher on Wall Street following...
19:48, 06/18/2019

UK's IQE sees sales hit from U.S.-China trade war Britain's IQE Plc said on Tuesday its sales had been hit by the trade war between Beijing and Washington, while reporting a handful of new deals with ...
08:48, 07/23/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-a...
23:00, 05/29/2019

Amidst high trade tensions and policy uncertainty, UN cuts economic growth forecast Against a backdrop of unresolved trade tensions, high international policy uncertainty and softening business confidence, the UN on Tuesday announced ...
07:48, 05/22/2019

METALS-Copper rises on renewed trade deal hopes, Germany's growth recovery Copper and most other base metals rose on Wednesday, as investors took a breather on the U.S.-China trade tension after U.S. President Donald Trump's ...
11:16, 05/15/2019

Equipment dealer blames farm trade wars as plans for aggressive growth stall Canada's largest agriculture equipment dealer says it is scrapping its aggressive growth strategy in part because of farmer pessimism it blames on uns...
08:16, 08/01/2019

Indo-US Trade Could Rise To $500 Billion In 5 Years: Commerce Body Trade between India and the US could jump to $500 billion by 2023-24 from about $142 billion at present, the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) ...
22:32, 05/10/2019

Asia stocks trade higher as hopes rise for more easing from the Fed Stocks in Asia Pacific traded higher on Friday morning, as comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official led to rising expectations the central bank c...
06:00, 07/19/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise slightly, market eyes trade NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are slightly higher Thursday as the market watches...
17:48, 06/06/2019

Treasury yields rise ahead of G-20 trade meeting between US and China Treasury yields rose on Friday as investors got ready for a crucial meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-2...
16:00, 06/28/2019

Wall Street slides as U.S.-China trade fears rise U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and drove investors away fr...
02:00, 05/08/2019

World stocks rise on hopes of US-China trade truce Global markets advanced Thursday on hopes for a trade truce between the United States and China and the Federal Reserve's hint at lower rates. &...
17:16, 06/20/2019

Trump: ‘No need to rush’ trade talks with China as tariffs rise President Trump tweeted, deleted, then retweeted about there being “absolutely no need to rush” trade talks with China — sending the stock market on a...
18:16, 05/10/2019

Stocks in Australia set to rise; US-China trade tensions escalate again U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet Sunday afternoon that the current 10% levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods will rise to 25% on Fr...
02:16, 05/06/2019

China slams U.S. blacklisting of Huawei as trade tensions rise China on Thursday slammed a decision by the U.S. government to put telecom equipment giant Huawei on a blacklist and said it will take steps to protec...
13:16, 05/16/2019

G-20 leaders face toxic brew of political instability, trade tensions and slowing global growth What makes this moment even more perilous is that world leaders come to the table with far less cohesiveness, nursing wounds from a series of trade sk...
18:16, 06/25/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bond prices rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half...
18:32, 05/29/2019

China is driving growth in Asia's real estate market despite trade war headwinds, report finds Despite a decline in global commercial real estate markets, Asia-Pacific continues to enjoy a record-breaking growth — thanks to China, according to t...
08:32, 05/24/2019

China's Liu is still set to join trade talks this week as US says tariffs will rise on Friday Tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods are set to increase to 25% on Friday, but the U.S. could reconsider the move if it sees progress in the talks...
23:48, 05/06/2019

Stocks rise on trade hopes, sterling slips on Brexit jitters U.S. stocks added to their gains on Tuesday following news of potential progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations, while the pound fell after Brexit h...
00:00, 07/24/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Currencies rise in holiday-thinned trade; Fed in focus Emerging-market currencies edged higher on Wednesday in holiday-thinned trade as investors waited for the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest decision on mo...
11:16, 05/01/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street slides as trade fears rise U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and kept investors away fro...
23:00, 05/07/2019

Stocks rise on firm rate-cut expectations though trade worries loom A broad index of stocks around the world edged higher on Thursday as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for a...
18:48, 07/11/2019

METALS-Most metal prices rise as U.S.-China trade talks kick off Most London metal prices climbed on Wednesday, buoyed as talks aimed at ending a bitter trade war between China and the United states kicked off in Be...
05:32, 05/01/2019

iPhone production could leave China if trade tensions rise, Foxconn says Production of Apple iPhones bound for the U.S. could be shifted out of China should the trade war between the U.S. and Beijing continue to escalate, a...
23:48, 06/11/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX higher as oil prices rise, trade deficit shrinks Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday as data showed the country's trade deficit shrunk - the latest sign the economy is recovering from...
17:32, 06/06/2019

Oil prices fall with Wall St. on trade war, give back early rise Oil futures fell on Monday with Wall Street, as worries about the Sino-U.S. trade talks spooked investors who had sent oil higher in early trade on co...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Trump Allows U.S. Sales to Huawei as Trade Talks Resume President Trump and his Chinese counterpart agreed to a cease-fire in their trade battle, as Mr. Trump said he would allow American firms to sell high...
12:48, 06/29/2019

Apple shares drop 7% this week on fears China trade turmoil threatens iPhone growth plans Apple shares have slid steadily amid tumultuous U.S. trade negotiations with China, as investors fear CEO Tim Cook's warning earlier this year ab...
20:48, 05/10/2019

Oil prices rise amid OPEC supply cuts, but trade worries weigh Oil prices advanced on Monday as ongoing supply cuts led by producer club OPEC kept markets relatively tight, but international benchmark Brent remain...
05:48, 05/27/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks dip on U.S.-China trade jitters; Currencies rise Latin American stock indices were subdued on Wednesday as a re-emergence of trade tensions between the United States and China kept investors on the s...
18:32, 07/17/2019

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war leading to recession Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that Goldman no longer expec...
15:20, 08/12/2019

Bipartisan Embrace of Trump's China Trade Row Faces Test as Tariffs Rise President Trump has enjoyed rare bipartisan cheering for his brass-knuckle trade fight with Beijing, but that support will now be tested as U.S. busin...
16:48, 05/12/2019

Tiffany says fewer Chinese tourists, US trade war led to sales decline Tiffany & Co. says the trade war is taking the shine off its sales. The luxury jeweler said sales declined in the most recent quarter because fewer Ch...
00:00, 06/05/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-US stocks rise, dollar pares losses on trade talk hopes A gauge of world equity markets rebounded and the dollar pared losses on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S.-China trade talks were construc...
03:16, 05/11/2019

A Looming Chinese Trade War Means Either Apple's Stock Will Drop or iPhone Prices Will Rise You’ve likely heard about the intense conversations between the United States and China over tariffs. The US government has been inconsistent, thus fa...
10:48, 05/14/2019

Stocks in Asia trade mixed; oil prices rise as US-Iran tensions continue to linger Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed on Monday morning, while oil prices continued to rise as tensions between the U.S. and Iran linger after the latte...
04:16, 06/24/2019

Global Economy Cools Faster Than Expected as Trade Tensions Rise, World Bank Says The global economy has stumbled sharply in the first half of the year with trade and investment flows between countries falling faster than expected, ...
23:16, 06/04/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets rise as chilly U.S.-China trade ties appear to thaw Most Latin American stock markets rose on Tuesday, gaining back some ground lost in the previous session, while Latin America's currencies firmed agai...
23:48, 05/14/2019

The world's largest shipping firm warns of 'considerable uncertainties' as trade tensions rise Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk on Friday posted first-quarter profit close to expectations and warned that trade tensions and slowing econom...
10:32, 05/24/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, l...
22:48, 07/01/2019

US trade deficit up 1.5% to $50 billion in March but deficit with China falls to lowest point in 5 years WASHINGTON (AP) — US trade deficit up 1.5% to $50 billion in March but deficit with China falls to lowest point in 5 years....
15:32, 05/09/2019

For chipmakers, woes mount on sluggish China car sales, trade battles Semiconductor companies are wincing as consumers around the globe are buying fewer new vehicles amid continuing trade tensions between China and the U...
16:48, 08/05/2019

Deere Lowers Profit, Equipment-Sales Guidance on Trade Worries Deere lowered its profit and sales forecasts to reflect slackening demand for its tractors and planters as trade disputes and bad weather weigh on the...
17:16, 05/17/2019

REFILE- Canadian crude Gulf Coast exports rise as Venezuelan gap is filled -trade sources Heavy crudes have poured into the United States this spring, offsetting the loss of Venezuelan oil and producing a mini-surplus, with Canadian heavy c...
01:16, 06/19/2019

Wafer maker Siltronics warns U.S.-China trade tussle to hit sales, profits Siltronic, a German maker of wafers used to make silicon chips, became the latest firm in the semiconductor industry to warn that U.S. restrictions on...
00:00, 06/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Japan's Marubeni stops some new soybean sales to China amid trade dispute Marubeni Corp said on Friday that its U.S.-based unit, Columbia Grain Trading Inc, has stopped all new soybean sales to China because falling sales vo...
05:32, 07/27/2019

UPDATE 1-Japan's Marubeni stops some new soybean sales to China amid trade dispute Marubeni Corp said on Friday that its U.S.-based unit, Columbia Grain Trading Inc, has stopped all new soybean sales to China because falling sales vo...
12:00, 07/26/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest top 250 trade values for Rotisserie leagues show Kris Bryant, Josh Bell on the rise How does Kris Bryant's move up the rankings impact his trade value? What about Hyun-Jin Ryu's or Keston Hiura's? Scott White reveals in his latest tra...
18:16, 05/15/2019

Instant View: U.S. job growth surges, but wage growth remains tepid U.S. job growth rebounded strongly in June, but moderate wage gains and mounting evidence that the economy was slowing sharply could still encourage t...
16:16, 07/05/2019

CORRECTED-METALS-Shanghai base metals rise on U.S.-China trade hopes Industrial metals in Shanghai rose on Wednesday as hopes grew that an escalating trade war between the United States and China could abate after U.S. ...
05:16, 06/19/2019

Costco says 'prices will go up' in the wake of U.S. trade war with China as tariffs rise Costco is latest retailer to say that the trade war between China and the U.S. will lead to higher prices but it's taking steps to withstand trad...
09:00, 05/31/2019

METALS-Base metals rise on progress in U.S.-China trade talks Most London industrial metals prices advanced on Wednesday amid reports of progress in trade negotiations between the United States and top metals con...
12:32, 07/24/2019

METALS-Base metals rise on trade talk hopes, nickel at 3-month high Industrial metals prices rose on Wednesday after U.S. and Chinese negotiators opened a new round of talks, raising hopes of resolving a year-long trad...
15:00, 07/10/2019

Gold falls, Silver falls The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,285.00 an ounce — down $11.30. The current silver contract on the &...
22:32, 05/16/2019

‘A Tree Falls the Way It Leans.’ Tree That Appeared to Inspire Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Falls The tree that is thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss to write The Lorax has fallen and we’re going to need some more Truffula seeds, stat! The tr...
19:16, 06/17/2019

The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton Mike Middleton had no idea what he was letting himself in for when he agreed to be the first opponent of Audley Harrison The post The rise and fall an...
21:16, 05/19/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: TVS Motor Company Sales Slip 6 Per Cent Two-wheeler sales remain flat in the first quarter of the current financial year, but overall sales of TVS Motor Company in June slipped 6.26 per cent...
16:32, 07/01/2019

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets....
16:32, 06/25/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Honda Car India Registers 41.4 Per Cent Decline In Sales Honda along with other companies like Tata Motors is optimistic about the future and is looking for any tailwind which can make the sales bounce back....
13:32, 07/03/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Tata Motors Registers 27 Per Cent Drop In Sales The cumulative sales in the domestic market for the April 2019 - June 2019 period stood at 36,945 units which is a drop of 30 per cent compared to 52,...
19:48, 07/01/2019

Cars Sales April 2019: Hyundai Motor India's Sales Down By 10.1 Per Cent April has been a rather challenging month for carmakers in India. After Maruti Suzuki which is the market leader, India's second largest carmaker- Hyu...
09:00, 05/02/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: Hero MotoCorp Sales Decline By 17 Per Cent Hero MotoCorp reported a sale of 574,366 units in April 2019, witnessing a decline in volumes of 17.24 per cent over 694,022 units that were sold in A...
15:48, 05/03/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales May 2019: TVS Sales Dip Marginally With 3.07 Lakh Units Sold Hosur-based TVS Motor Company registered a sale of 307,106 units in May this year, witnessing a marginal drop of 0.9 per cent over 309,865 units sold ...
12:32, 06/03/2019

Slowdown In Auto Sales Ahead Of BS6 May Hamper Sales Margins And GST Collection Auto experts say that if sales continue to drop further, the industry may a face problem to sustain margins, given the advent of emission and safety n...
00:48, 07/12/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: Royal Enfield Sales Decline For The 4th Consecutive Month Chennai-based motorcycle maker, Royal Enfield reported a decline of 17 per cent in sales for April 2019. The manufacturer sold 62,,879 units last mont...
15:48, 05/03/2019

Amazon touts record Prime Day 2019 sales, device sales and provides boost for e-commerce overall Amazon's 48 hour Prime Day sale drove the company's biggest day of new Prime sign-ups. Meanwhile, Adobe Analytics found Prime Day boosted retail sales...
18:32, 07/17/2019

Chipotle earnings top estimates as digital sales double, boosts same-store sales outlook Chipotle Mexican Grill on Wednesday reported earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations after doubling its digital sales during the qu...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Automakers post mixed U.S. June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
21:16, 07/02/2019

Automakers post mixed US June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
03:32, 07/03/2019

US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago WASHINGTON (AP) — US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago....
17:32, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Automakers post mixed U.S. June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
19:00, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 3-Automakers post mixed U.S. June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup truck...
19:16, 07/02/2019

Car Sales April 2019: Maruti Suzuki PV Sales Down By 19.6 Per Cent Passenger Vehicles sales of India's largest carmaker continued to remain under pressure in the new financial year. Maruti Suzuki has recorded a slump ...
10:32, 05/01/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: TVS Sales Grow By 5 Per Cent TVS Motor Company recorded a strong start to the new financial year 2019-20 with a growth of five per cent in year-on-year volumes. The company sold a...
00:32, 05/03/2019

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline WASHINGTON (AP) — US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline....
16:48, 05/23/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Sales Of Passenger Vehicles Down By 17.54% June 2019 has marked one full year of stumbling sales in the Indian auto industry. The passenger vehicle (PV) segment has recorded a slump of 17.54 pe...
18:16, 07/10/2019

Retail and institutional FX: Never the twain shall meet? The distinction between retail and institutional FX business is well established, but there is a growing sense that both types of client can be suppor...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Germany staves off a retail 'apocalypse' — for now A slower transition to online shopping means Germany hasn't yet seen the same huge number of store closures as the US and UK. Some top retailers, howe...
11:00, 05/13/2019

SSE sparks merger talks over £1bn retail arm SSE, one of Britain's biggest gas and electricity suppliers, is scrambling to find a buyer or merger partner for its £1bn retail‎ division ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

A.I.’s Minority Report for retail: They know you’ll return it even before you buy it Retail can be a game, a game that Indian online apparel retailer Myntra is learning to play better by predicting people's propensity to return what's ...
21:48, 07/06/2019

Fireworks for Retail Stocks Are a Dose of Reality The gap between winners and losers in retail is becoming clearer, but some investors have been caught out making wrong-way bets this quarter, leading ...
13:48, 05/28/2019

Retail Stocks Rally as Tariffs Are Delayed Shares of department stores, discount chains and even toy makers rallied Tuesday after the U.S. said it would delay some tariffs against China until D...
07:32, 08/14/2019

How the retail industry will top $5.5 trillion by 2020 (TGT, WMT, AMZN) The future of retail is looking bright. So bright that Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service, expects the ...
04:16, 05/06/2019

Your favorite retail brand may be coming to a hotel near you Brands including Taco Bell, Shinola and Equinox are moving into hospitality — because, as one hotel marketing expert says, "Hotels are the new showroo...
20:32, 06/20/2019

Australia: Cryptocurrency unlikely for retail payments, Facebook or not The world is still processing the specifics of Facebook‘s Libra digital currency, but even the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has realized it’s set t...
14:48, 06/20/2019

The retail apocalypse is shutting down flagship stores Flagship stores are disappearing from high-profile shopping thoroughfares because of skyrocketing rents and the shift to online shopping.   ...
01:16, 08/02/2019

The fashion concept store that is rethinking retail From speed-dating to upcycling workshops, the people behind Peckham Palms have created a space for new fashion talent. Is this a lesson to ailing bric...
18:48, 08/02/2019

NYC retail rents showing signs of an upswing Retail rents are firming up, having started off with a great autumn that lifted six of Manhattan’s 17 prime shopping corridors into positive territory...
09:32, 05/15/2019

Ovo Energy lines up audacious SSE retail deal Ovo Energy, the decade-old gas and electricity supplier, is plotting a move into the ranks of Britain's biggest utilities with a bid to acquire the re...
02:16, 08/11/2019

Cramer: Retail is getting hammered, but it's an opportunity to buy Revolve Revolve Group is "part of the reason why Macy's is getting obliterated ... disrupting what's left of the department stores, and it is workin...
10:00, 08/15/2019

April showers on retail auto demand Volume likely will rise thanks to a favorable calendar -- April has an extra selling day -- but the light-vehicle SAAR probably dropped year over year...
22:48, 04/29/2019

Is Shopping On A 1930s Yacht The Future Of Retail? A floating boutique that sailed its way along the Tyrrhenian Coast now hosts some of your favourite brands... and an extraordinary shopping experience...
20:32, 06/13/2019

These are the OnePlus 7/Pro retail prices, and a new features promo There is not much left that we don't know about the OnePlus 7 Pro, save for the official pricing range and the promo materials that will be used to di...
15:32, 05/14/2019

In the retail crisis, the shutters are coming down even in New York Visitors to Manhattan are finding that several retail landmarks are fading fastThere is a lot to do in Manhattan – but shopping? Maybe not so much the...
00:48, 08/11/2019

Bathstore collapse to deepen retail carnage The carnage gripping Britain's retail sector is on the brink of claiming another victim with the specialist bathrooms chain Bathstore ‎close to ...
00:00, 06/20/2019

Retail investors point to changing Brazil The investment landscape is shifting rapidly as falling returns on sovereign fixed income assets force investors to look elsewhere for returns. Retail...
15:48, 05/01/2019

Treasury's Mnuchin says Amazon 'destroyed' U.S. retail sector U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that online giant Amazon.com Inc "destroyed the retail industry across the United States."...
00:16, 07/25/2019

The real miracle on 34th Street is its retail renaissance Hudson Yards may be getting the spotlight, but its West 34th Street neighbors are basking in the glow. “Thirty-fourth Street is well-positioned to be ...
02:48, 05/21/2019

Apparel retail earnings haven't been this bad since the Great Recession Apparel retailers' earnings are down 24% for the first quarter of 2019, Retail Metrics said, the group's worst since the first quarter of 20...
22:16, 05/31/2019

Amazon Reportedly in Talks to Buy Stake in Reliance Retail Amazon.com is in exploratory talks with Reliance Industries Ltd-owned Reliance Retail for buying up to 26 percent stake in India's biggest brick-and-m...
10:16, 08/01/2019

How Lush is elevating the retail experience through ethical technology Cosmetics company Lush is well-known for using their voice to support global causes. From wildlife protection to LGBTQ+ rights, Lush aims to give more...
18:16, 05/03/2019

Retail Landlords Look to Esports to Lure Young Gamers More real estate owners are turning to esports arcades, lounges and even stadiums, hoping to breathe fresh life into their malls, hotels and other pro...
15:16, 07/30/2019

Kushner Companies purchases $39M retail condo in Soho The family company, now run by Charles Kushner, daughter Nicole Kushner Meyer and President Laurent Morali, signed a contract last week, a source told...
05:16, 06/05/2019

Juul is exploring plans to open its own US retail shops E-cigarette maker Juul Labs is considering opening U.S. retail shops that would only admit adults, a person familiar with the situation told CNBC on T...
23:32, 05/30/2019

US Treasury Secretary Says Amazon 'Destroyed' Retail Sector US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that he supported the Justice Department's efforts to look into Amazon because the tech giant has "destroyed...
16:32, 07/25/2019

New York retail icon Barneys files for bankruptcy Barneys New York Inc filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday and put itself up for sale, pushed to the brink by falling revenue and soaring rent at...
02:16, 08/07/2019

Macy's Turnaround Hits Harsh Retail Reality Macy’s lowered its full-year earnings outlook after missing profit expectations in the latest quarter, even though it reported growth in a key sales m...
22:32, 08/14/2019

Cramer: Four stocks are putting up a fight against Amazon in retail "In a retail environment dominated by a handful of players ... there are smaller operators that we have found ways to like and win with," Jim Cramer s...
01:16, 07/10/2019

Retail chiefs dismiss AI job threat, promise more training Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pled...
21:48, 05/16/2019

UK markets watchdog proposes retail ban on crypto derivatives Britain's markets watchdog is proposing banning the sale of derivatives based on crypto-assets to retail consumers due to what it considers the preval...
12:00, 07/03/2019

Amazon's Revolutionary Retail Strategy? Recycling Old Ideas Opinion: Amazon's prevailing business strategy is to try everything—even what's been done before—to reshape retail. Sound backward? It's actually bril...
19:48, 07/26/2019

Public groups stepping up e-commerce retail efforts The U.S. public dealership groups are deepening their investment in e-commerce initiatives to help customers go further in buying -- or selling -- a c...
06:16, 04/29/2019

Tesco CEO not ready to check out in tough UK retail climate The boss of Tesco said he had unfinished business at Britain's biggest retailer after its quarterly sales growth slowed in a subdued grocery market un...
14:32, 06/13/2019

Jim Cramer reviews which retail stocks are working and which you should stay away from "There's a market for high-end luxury goods and low-end mass market merchandise, but right now there's not much space in between," the "Mad ...
04:00, 06/14/2019

GameStop hopes renovations will keep its retail stores alive GameStop thinks it has a way to keep its stores relevant as downloads take hold: revamp the stores themselves. The chain has unveiled a team-up with ...
21:16, 07/15/2019

Labour's high street plan to reverse 'retail apocalypse' Empty high street shops should be given to start-ups and community projects to help reverse the "economic decay" of Britain's town centres, Jeremy Cor...
10:32, 08/17/2019

Mi CC9 Teasers Show Off Phone's Back Panel, Retail Box Revealed Xiaomi Mi CC9 and Mi CC9e are all set to launch on July 2, and ahead of the phones' official unveiling, the Chinese smartphone maker and its executive...
08:00, 06/26/2019

SEC Chair Jay Clayton wants to level the playing field for retail investors There is a rush of initial public offerings expected this year, but SEC Chair Jay Clayton has a message for those looking to enter the public stock ma...
18:16, 04/28/2019

Amazon in talks to buy stake in India's Reliance Retail: sources Amazon.com Inc is in talks with Reliance Industries Ltd's retail unit to buy a stake in India's biggest brick-and-mortar retailer, two sources with ...
15:48, 08/03/2019

Supreme Court strikes down Tennessee liquor retail regulations The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in a case concerning alcohol regulations enacted following the Prohibition era that Tennessee residency requ...
21:00, 06/26/2019

These 16 retail stocks could get crushed by Trump’s latest China tariffs Getty Images On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced another round of tariffs on Chinese imports. According to a report from UBS, hardline and ...
04:48, 08/06/2019

CVS turning 1,500 stores into HealthHUB locations with less retail, more health care Get ready for less retail floor space and more room for health care services at one of your local CVS stores.        ...
15:32, 06/04/2019

Barneys the latest dinosaur of retail sector to explore bankruptcy 100-year-old New York luxury department store is strugglingStatement: ‘Our customers remain our top priority’The luxury department store Barneys New Y...
01:48, 07/14/2019

RPT-Oil major Total targets expansion in retail power market Oil major Total is picking up about 150,000 retail energy customers a month in France and is on course to hit its 2022 target for the business ahead o...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Overstock is getting ready to sell its retail business and dive into blockchain Overstock is making a bold transformation into a blockchain company, but its plans hit a snag last year. Efforts to sell the retail business have rece...
09:16, 06/22/2019

Amazon in early talks to buy stake in India's Reliance Retail: ET Amazon.com Inc is in exploratory talks with Reliance Industries Ltd's retail unit to buy an up to 26% stake in India's biggest brick-and-mortar reta...
06:16, 08/02/2019

Amazon extends lead as top retail brand in Kantar/WPP survey Amazon has almost doubled its brand value to $316 billion as it expands in areas like entertainment and smart speakers, while China's Alibaba is now t...
02:16, 05/14/2019

How 3PL providers can thrive in light of their changing relationship with retail partners This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence,Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business In...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Target CEO Brian Cornell says the winners and losers in retail are emerging Target's CEO thinks the retail industry is shaking out to show clear winners and losers. Those companies that are investing in stores and online ...
17:16, 05/22/2019

Retail stocks surge after tariffs for clothing, footwear delayed Shares of retailers jumped Tuesday after the United States Trade Representative announced it was delaying proposed tariffs on clothing, footwear and a...
19:50, 08/13/2019

Target Outages Illustrate Retail's Growing Tech Complexity The technical problems at Target stores over the weekend illustrate the challenge of unifying a large retailer’s technology infrastructure with its br...
02:16, 06/18/2019

British Retail Tycoon Charged With Spanking Fitness Teacher In US The British retail tycoon Philip Green has been charged with four counts of misdemeanour assault in the United States after an Arizona pilates instruc...
09:00, 06/01/2019

Amazon in talks to buy up to 10% stake in India's Future Retail: Bloomberg Amazon.com Inc is in late-stage talks to buy as much as 10% of India's Future Retail Ltd , Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with...
19:18, 08/13/2019

Carrefour sees more retail sector consolidation, including in France The boss of Carrefour said on Friday the retail sector was bound to consolidate in the coming years, notably in France, as competition intensifies, an...
17:32, 06/14/2019

Amazon has ‘destroyed’ retail and should be scrutinized, Treasury chief Mnuchin says The comments come one day after the Justice Department announced it was opening a wide-ranging antitrust review of the “market-leading online platform...
04:16, 07/25/2019

Penn Station construction to close over 10 retail businesses inside Progress is galloping ahead at Penn Station — and it’s trampling more than 10 retail businesses that have been there for years. Construction is slated...
05:32, 06/14/2019

The biggest mall owner in the US 'can't guarantee' there won't be more retail wreckage this year Simon Property Group is anticipating the pace of retail store closures will slow after a nasty start to the year, but its CEO won't make any prom...
23:00, 04/30/2019

UK regulator wants crypto-derivatives ban to protect ‘ill-suited’ retail investors The UK‘s Financial Conduct Authority has proposed a ban on cryptocurrency-related investment products to protect retail investors. In an announcement ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies. ...
04:00, 05/21/2019

Amazon has 'destroyed the retail industry across the United States,' Mnuchin says Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said that although Amazon has provided certain benefits to the consumer, the Jeff Bezos-led company has "destroyed th...
02:16, 07/25/2019

China footwear retail unit files for Hong Kong IPO to raise $1 bln Chinese footwear retailer Belle International filed plans on Thursday to spin off its sportswear business via a Hong Kong initial public offering, a d...
17:16, 06/27/2019

RPT-FOCUS-Hudson's Bay's chairman's buyout bid pits retail vs real estate The success of Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker's $1.3 billion bid to take the department store operator private hinges on whether an ...
07:48, 06/24/2019

Former Apple Retail Chief Angela Ahrendts Joins Airbnb Board Airbnb appointed former Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts to its board of directors, her first corporate position since leaving the tech giant earlie...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Iberdrola to launch Irish retail arm, invest $112 million in renewables by 2025 Spanish utility Iberdrola will this week launch an Irish retail business and plans to invest over 100 million euros ($112 million) in renewable energy...
02:00, 06/18/2019

EssilorLuxottica sets sights on retail dominance with $8 billion GrandVision deal EssilorLuxottica is buying Dutch opticians group GrandVision for up to 7.2 billion euros ($8 billion) in cash to take control of thousands of stores...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Amazon in talks with India's Reliance Retail for stake purchase - sources Amazon.com Inc is in talks with Reliance Industries Ltd's retail unit to buy a stake in India's biggest brick-and-mortar retailer, two sources with kn...
15:16, 08/02/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-Tariffs could lead to markdowns in retail shares U.S. retailer stocks have moved from buoyant to bruised this year and the intensification of the U.S.-China trade war makes them especially vulnerable...
17:48, 05/19/2019

Apparel giant Forever 21 exploring restructuring as retail continues to take hits The talks come as the apparel industry continues to struggle amid sweeping changes. A number of retailers that cater to teens have filed for bankruptc...
23:32, 06/03/2019

Hudson's Bay's chairman's buyout bid pits retail versus real estate The success of Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker's $1.3 billion bid to take the department store operator private hinges on whether an ...
16:32, 06/23/2019

FOCUS-Hudson's Bay's chairman's buyout bid pits retail vs real estate The success of Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker's $1.3 billion bid to take the department store operator private hinges on whether an ...
16:16, 06/23/2019

PVH cuts profit forecast as CEO sees retail softness, shares tank PVH Corp cut its annual profit forecast by 10 cents a share on Wednesday as the Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands owner grapples with tariffs and...
11:00, 05/30/2019

Government To Relax Norms For Entry Into Fuel Retail Sector: Report India, where fuel demand is expected to rise in the coming years, has turned into a lucrative market after the government removed controls on retail p...
19:16, 08/07/2019

Retail tycoon Philip Green charged in U.S. with spanking pilates teacher The British retail tycoon Philip Green has been charged with four counts of misdemeanor assault in the United States after an Arizona pilates instruct...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Musk completes dizzying 360-degree turn on his plan for retail outlets In a new twist that essentially brings Musk right back to where he was at the start of the year, he’s growing Tesla’s chain of brick-and-mortar locati...
20:48, 07/25/2019

More than 6,400 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on — here's the full list Seph Lawless More than 6,400 stores are expected to close in 2019. Fred's is closing 104 stores, in addition to the 159 closings it announced earlier...
04:32, 05/18/2019

Flagship Moto Z4 Force being prepared by Motorola, retail listing suggests Motorola hasn’t released a flagship smartphone since the summer of 2017, but rumor has it the company could be re-entering the segment later this year...
16:00, 05/28/2019

JC Penney is fading. Nordstrom is struggling. Walmart is thriving. That sums up retail. Department stores are clearly under water. And what's going on with the shares of several retailers today paints a clear picture of the dynamic s...
23:32, 07/24/2019

Latest retail results show department stores need more than touch-ups. They need reinvention A slew of retail earnings the past two weeks makes it clear that while Americans continue to shop, they aren't ringing registers at department st...
22:48, 05/22/2019

Oil companies withhold info on retail, refining margins from B.C. gas price probe As the fuel companies that supply B.C. submit their responses to a provincial gas price inquiry, several are refusing to share key data on their margi...
02:32, 07/04/2019

Marathon Petroleum tops estimates on refining beat, retail strength U.S. refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp beat estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday, benefiting from better-than-expected earnings from its refining...
16:48, 08/01/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: Honda Two-Wheeler's Sales Dip By 16.5% The auto industry downturn affected the second largest two-wheeler manufacturer in India too. Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India registered total sales ...
14:00, 07/04/2019

EU Commission anti-trust inspectors raid grocery retail sector in France The European Commission said on Wednesday its anti-trust inspectors had raided the premises of two companies active in the grocery retail sector in Fr...
10:16, 05/22/2019

HSBC plans retail wealth headcount boost; eyes Singapore expansion HSBC Holdings PLC plans to boost its Asia retail wealth management staff by about 300 by end of this year, with Europe's biggest lender by assets shar...
04:00, 05/29/2019

Life Time Fitness lease shines at Retail Deal of the Year Awards The 21st Annual Retail Deal of the Year Awards were dominated by two downtown transactions. The Real Estate Board of New York’s first prize award for ...
07:16, 06/12/2019

How retailers can compete against Amazon as the retail giant expands further into online grocery (AMZN) Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. That's the strategy e-tailers will have to adopt if they want to compete with Amazon. To fight back a...
04:16, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 3-PVH cuts profit forecast as CEO sees retail softness, shares tank PVH Corp cut its annual profit forecast by 10 cents a share on Wednesday as the Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands owner grapples with tariffs and...
03:32, 05/30/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Taught a Retail Legend a Hard Lesson: Be Careful Whom You Trust L Brands’ founder Leslie Wexner, who accused the disgraced financier of stealing vast sums of money, recalls his father’s warning about too much optim...
04:00, 08/17/2019

Saint Laurent Unveils New Laboratory-Style Retail Concept In Former Colette Store “Without imitating Colette, the idea was to have collaborations with brands that I love, and also make it a place for cultural events like film screen...
13:48, 06/06/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Taught a Retail Legend a Hard Lesson: Be Careful Who You Trust L Brands’ founder Leslie Wexner, who accused the disgraced financier of stealing vast sums of money, recalls his father’s warning about too much optim...
22:32, 08/16/2019

Changing consumer trends have contributed to Kraft Heinz's troubles, retail analyst says "The challenge for Kraft Heinz goes well beyond" the company "to what's going on with food producers ... we think the environment is just awful,"...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Plus-size clothing chain Avenue is closing all 222 of its locations as the retail apocalypse continues Avenue Avenue is shutting down all of its 222 stores across the US. The plus-sized clothing brand announced it is closing stores across 33 states on...
22:00, 08/16/2019

Food hall’s mess leaves prime Brooklyn retail space in limbo A complicated landlord-tenant dispute has put in limbo a prime, 8,000-square-foot vacant retail space in downtown Brooklyn. Muss Development, owner of...
09:48, 07/30/2019

Indebted Chinese seek wisdom of credit card 'goddesses' as retail lending surges In a ballroom at the Vienna International Hotel in Shanghai, Mei Liangming was giving a lecture on the ins and outs of getting credit cards, rolling o...
04:00, 04/30/2019

Cboe Introduces New Small Retail Broker Distribution Program for U.S. Equities Market Data CHICAGO – August 1, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced it has launc...
02:48, 08/02/2019

Budweiser APAC's IPO failure hurt retail investors, say newspaper adverts urging reform The dramatic failure of brewer Budweiser APAC's $9.8 billion Hong Kong listing left "mom and pop" investors badly out of pocket, a local broker has sa...
15:00, 07/17/2019

Former Snap exec Imran Khan takes aim at Amazon as retail site Verishop goes live Imran Khan's retail website, Verishop, is going live on Tuesday. It sells a mix of designer apparel, home goods and beauty products from brands i...
12:32, 06/18/2019

CEO of animal health firm PetIQ says Walmart, retail partnerships help 'pet-parents' save money "Our partnerships with retailers has allowed us to access a population of pets and bring our mission forward of being advocates for those pet-parents,...
00:48, 08/09/2019

Risks of dying from pneumonia Pneumonia is a disease that can kill. Risk factors include age, with very young children and older adults at a higher risk than others. Existing medic...
03:00, 06/26/2019

Retail tycoon Philip Green charged with assault after pilates teacher alleges inappropriate touching The British retail tycoon Philip Green has been charged with four counts of misdemeanor assault in the United States after an Arizona pilates instruct...
02:48, 06/01/2019

In 911 call alleged victim of Sir Philip Green calls retail tycoon: ‘The British Harvey Weinstein’ TUCSON —  In a 911 call made to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department earlier this year, a woman claimed to be a victim of sexual harassmen...
10:32, 07/04/2019

Walmart against monopolies: The retail giant is filing a price-fixing lawsuit against a shady Brazilian meatpacker In late May, Walmart filed an antitrust lawsuit against over a dozen poultry producers, including Pilgrim's Pride, a subsidiary of the Brazilian-owned...
02:16, 06/06/2019

Celebs flock to FaceApp - but what are the risks? An app which artificially alters faces to make them look older has gone viral on social media over the past few days, with people rushing to download ...
12:00, 07/18/2019

Toxic chemicals and risks to infants: what to know and what you can do Exposure to potentially toxic substances that are part of modern life only adds to the many anxieties of parenting. Here’s what action you can takeFro...
09:00, 06/25/2019

What are the side effects and risks of Ritalin? Ritalin (methylphenidate) is a stimulant medication for the treatment of ADHD and narcolepsy. Ritalin can cause side effects and has the potential for...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Two risks that could surprise the market in the second half While Wall Street focuses on U.S.-China trade war dangers, Medley Global Advisors' Ben Emons sees two risks making a comeback in the year's ...
09:48, 07/01/2019

PM's extra £1.8bn for NHS 'risks being a drop in the ocean' The prime minister's £1.8bn cash injection for the NHS "risks being a drop in the ocean", say experts callling for more funding across the healt...
17:48, 08/05/2019

Is diet soda bad for you? Know the health risks Many people drink diet soda as a low or zero calorie alternative to regular soda. While it may seem like the better choice, diet soda still has health...
04:48, 08/01/2019

Know the risks: Travel advisories by country The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.  &...
04:00, 07/18/2019

Analysis: The risks of a Renault-FCA partnership Renault is evaluating FCA’s proposal to merge the two groups Proposed 50/50 merger could be good news for both parties but there are dangers The me...
07:00, 06/03/2019

Disneyland scores permits to build microbrewery, retail shop and meet-and-greet area at Marvel park The city of Anaheim has approved a handful of building permits for Disney's Marvel inspired theme park land in Calififornia for projects includin...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Medical tourism: Are the savings worth the risks? You don't want to cut corners on some medical procedures. Here are some tips on figuring out when to go and when to stay closer to home.  &...
01:48, 04/29/2019

After Two Deaths Days Apart, Boxing Examines Its Risks At a meeting of the sport’s leaders, calls for greater caution came from several corners. “It’s our duty to protect them from themselves,” the preside...
12:16, 08/07/2019

Whyte risks it all against wild card Rivas Leading heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte, ranked number one by the WBC, meets Colombian dangerman Oscar Rivas this Saturday (July 20) in London The...
18:00, 07/16/2019

Opec weighs up the risks if Russia goes it alone on prices Vladimir Putin may relish his place at the table in Vienna but he will be tempted to cash in on rising pricesThe Organisation of Petroleum Exporting C...
18:48, 06/30/2019

Former UN chief says risks of nuclear conflict ‘are higher’ UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Former U.N. secretary-general Ban Ki-moon says the risks of nuclear conflict “are higher than they have been in several de...
21:00, 06/12/2019

IMF says regulators must address possible risks from Facebook's Libra Facebook Inc's planned cryptocurrency Libra could help boost financial inclusion, but also raises concerns about consumer protection, data privacy, an...
18:32, 07/17/2019

The Risks in Overusing America's Big Economic Weapon These days, the biggest, baddest weapon in the American arsenal isn’t a missile or a fighter jet. It is America’s economic clout. But is it being over...
20:16, 05/13/2019

Furniture company recalls more than 300,000 chests due to tip over risks A potentially deadly furniture tip over hazard is prompting a massive recall. South Shore Furniture is recalling more than 3-hundred thousand chests d...
03:48, 05/10/2019

Doping expert Mario Thevis: 'There are a lot of risks' Doping is widespread not only in elite-level sports, but also in amateur sports. German doping expert Mario Thevis spoke to DW about the health risks ...
00:00, 07/11/2019

CBD market still fragmented by risks in interstate commerce Rapid expansion in cannabidiol and hemp markets is still hampered by risk of moving food, beverage and cosmetic items across state lines, speakers at ...
14:48, 08/03/2019