Sears Gears Up to Open Smaller Stores to Win Back Customers

Sears Gears Up to Open Smaller Stores to Win Back Customers

The one-time retail giant Sears plans to open smaller stores focused on home furnishings and appliances called Sears Home & Life.

PG&E Picks Tennessee's William Johnson as New CEO

PG&E Picks Tennessee's William Johnson as New CEO

Beleaguered California utility also to appoint 10 new members to board as it pushes through bankruptcy.

What Is the FDIC and What Does It Mean to Me?

What Is the FDIC and What Does It Mean to Me?

The FDIC offers some much-needed protection for deposit banking consumers.

Gap Tries on Janie and Jack; Children's Place Dons Gymboree

Gap Tries on Janie and Jack; Children's Place Dons Gymboree

Gap to acquire Janie and Jack, while Children's Place to take over the rights to the Gymboree Group brand.

PG&E Shares Surge on Analyst Upgrade to Buy

PG&E Shares Surge on Analyst Upgrade to Buy

A Citigroup analyst raises PG&E to buy on expectations that legislation will limit future fire- and natural disaster-related liabilities.

What Is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and Is It Worth It?

What Is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and Is It Worth It?

Chapter 13 is a different form of personal bankruptcy than Chapter 7. What is it and how do you pay back your debts under it?

Lampert Completes Sears Acquisition

Lampert Completes Sears Acquisition

Newly reconstituted retailer will operate 425 stores.

A Tale of Two Toy Makers

A Tale of Two Toy Makers

Hasbro and Mattel management outlined one key factor in their dichotomous results.

Charlotte Russe Is the Latest Retailer to File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Charlotte Russe Is the Latest Retailer to File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Charlotte Russe is the latest retailer to file for bankruptcy as e-commerce continues to disrupt the industry and customer tastes change

In the Shadow of Bankruptcy: Distressed Investing Opportunity

In the Shadow of Bankruptcy: Distressed Investing Opportunity

The PG&E bankruptcy may not be all bad news for investors.