J.C. Penney makes a much better relative value proposition than Macy's and Kohl's.
Out of the frying pan and into the fire for the nation's unbanked and underbanked consumer.
Forget the present. Pay attention to future trends. Digital presence and sales will be the key growth drivers for some of the world’s biggest retailers. Target is setting itself up ahead of time.
Here's where investors should really be looking when the company reports earnings.
Headlines of huge revenue and margin growth should not fool investors; JC Penney still has a long way to go before deserving a valuation on par with its retail peers.
The deep-discount retailer looks to alcohol to spur sales growth.
Costco had a brief sales slump this winter, but it is already bouncing back. Wal-Mart has a much tougher road to recovery.
After a weak first quarter and corresponding plunge in share price, is The Container Store a buy, hold, or sell?
Family Dollar has been underperforming Dollar General and Dollar Tree in recent times. But with activist investor Carl Icahn heavily involved, should Fools buy into the turnaround story even if it takes a while?
Activist investor wants a merger with the deep discounter's rival, but other avenues may need to be taken.