NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Retail fourth-quarter earnings are out this week, and Wall Street is waiting to hear some color on how sourcing costs will affect companies in the second half of the year.

Wal-Mart ( WMT) is in focus, a barometer to the health of the shopper.

VF Corp ( VFC), Office Depot ( ODP), Macy's ( M), Home Depot ( HD), Barnes & Noble ( BKS) and RadioShack ( RSH) are also scheduled to report results on Monday.

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