NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Black Friday

has long been the biggest shopping day of the year.

But more than ever, today's retailers need the boost -- and shoppers, in turn, are expected to flock to stores the day after Thanksgiving to nab blockbuster deals.

As a result, which of the following companies --

Amazon

(AMZN) - Get Report

,

Wal-Mart Stores

(WMT) - Get Report

,

Target

(TGT) - Get Report

,

Best Buy

(BBY) - Get Report

or

Macy's

(M) - Get Report

-- will best be able to capitalize on the frenzy?

-- Reported by Jeanine Poggi in New York

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