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Ralph Lauren Falls as North America Sales Decline

Ralph Lauren Falls as North America Sales Decline

Ralph Lauren's fourth-quarter earnings tops analysts' estimates.

Novice Trade: Kimberly-Clark

Novice Trade: Kimberly-Clark

A low-cost intermediate play on a stock that seems to go straight up.

Trump's Economy, Recently Swooning, Now Seems to Be Going Swimmingly

Trump's Economy, Recently Swooning, Now Seems to Be Going Swimmingly

President Donald Trump's administration predicted 3% annual economic growth when he pushed for the $1.5 trillion of tax cuts in late 2017. Despite recent bouts of pessimism and market gloom, the president's economy is holding its own.

2 Tailwinds That Could Put a Spring in Home Depot's Step -- ICYMI

2 Tailwinds That Could Put a Spring in Home Depot's Step -- ICYMI

Jim Cramer said good weather is good for Home Depot, but there's one more reason that could make the stock a buy.

U.S. Consumer Confidence Drops Unexpectedly as Economy Slows

U.S. Consumer Confidence Drops Unexpectedly as Economy Slows

A monthly survey from the Conference Board shows that consumer confidence unexpectedly fell in March amid signs that the economy is poised to slow in 2019.

Clorox Sues Lysol Maker for False Advertising

Clorox Sues Lysol Maker for False Advertising

Clorox claims Reckitt Benckiser used false and misleading advertising to push its Lysol brand ahead of the competition.

U.S. Consumer Confidence Improves With the Jobs Market

U.S. Consumer Confidence Improves With the Jobs Market

A monthly survey from the University of Michigan shows that consumer confidence improved faster than expected last month, even as a separate Federal Reserve report shows that manufacturers are mired in a slowdown.

Retail Sales to Rebound as Delayed Tax Refunds Arrive: Bank of America

Retail Sales to Rebound as Delayed Tax Refunds Arrive: Bank of America

U.S. retail sales excluding autos slipped by 0.1% in February, Bank of America says in a report that cited the bank's own credit- and debit-card spending data. The decline was partly caused by delays in tax refunds, which hit low-income households especially hard.

Amazon Changes Third-Party Seller Pricing Policy Amid Growing Pressure: Report

Amazon Changes Third-Party Seller Pricing Policy Amid Growing Pressure: Report

Amazon has faced growing political pressure to change the requirement that third-parties offer their lower prices only on its platform.

U.S. Retail Sales Edge Higher in January After Two-Month Slump

U.S. Retail Sales Edge Higher in January After Two-Month Slump

A monthly report shows that retail sales in the U.S. rose 0.2% in January from the prior month. Economists had projected the figure to be flat with December's unexpectedly low level.