Katherine Hobson

Recent Articles By The Author

Amazon Spin Machine Has Investors Spinning Their Wheels

The company has skimped on sharing data investors sorely need to fairly assess its business.

At priceline, More Travel in the Wrong Direction

News for the name-your-price retailer keeps getting worse.

As Economy Slows, Amazon Bets Big on Consumer Electronics

The timing appears poor as the e-tail giant puts its fourth-quarter eggs in the TV-and-stereo basket.

Weekly Sales at Big Retailers Add to Slowdown Worries

Wal-Mart, J.C. Penney and Kmart see sales growth slow.

Markdowns Take Their Toll on Retail Stocks

Holiday sales gains prove less than compelling as discounting pounds at profit growth.