The following video is from Thursday's Investor Beat, in which host Erin Kennedy and Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and David Hanson investigate the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.
Three retailing stocks made news today. Hain Celestial (NASDAQ:HAIN) climbed 12% after reporting fourth-quarter numbers that easily beat expectations, and GameStop (NYSE:GME) jumped 10% even though it reported lower profit and sales figures for its second quarter. Sears (NASDAQOTH:SHLDQ) investors rejected the company's second-quarter earnings report, sending the shares down more than 8%. Finally, tech stalwart Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) reported earnings last night, and shares have dropped more than 10% today.