The two companies couldn't be more different in their approach to retail, but they're set to clash in the years ahead.
Shares of Big Lots surged following the release of fourth quarter earnings; however, the news was not all good.
Despite a shortened holiday season, cold temperatures, a bad economy, and storms, shoppers flocked to Dollar Tree stores. Is there more good news in store at the other dollar store chains?
J.C. Penney is not as close to breakeven as its recent stock surge would imply!
Grocery store chain Safeway is going public, but shareholders are getting no love from the deal.
A number of grocery retailers are trading in mixed directions today.
If RadioShack doesn't make some changes, the struggling chain might cease to exist. One radical -- but logical -- idea is for Amazon.com to step in and buy it.
The S&P 500 hit another record, but retailers including Costco and Staples struggled. After hours, Safeway said it had been bought for $9 billion.
The Labor Department's weekly jobless claims figure came in better than expected this morning and is helping push all three of the major indexes higher.
Amazon and Target are stealing customers from Wal-Mart and it doesn't bode well for the company's future.