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Retail Sector is battered due to lower profits and sales warnings, but Lululemon shines

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From Ciara Linnane: A group of retail stocks were trading sharply lower Monday, after a series of sales and profit warnings that further cemented the perception that it was a mixed holiday season for the sector.
NYSE:XRT January 14, 2019 1:06pm

Retail stocks slide, strong consumer spending didn’t boost holiday sales enough

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From Lauren Thomas & Lauren Hirsch:  Investors sour on retail stocks after Macy's released disappointing holiday sales.
NYSE:XRT January 10, 2019 12:45pm

Retail stocks could rally another 10-15% from here

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From Annie Pei: Retail stocks are turning a new leaf in the new year.
NYSE:XRT January 8, 2019 2:10pm

The Retail Sector is having its best holiday season in 6 years

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From Lauren Thomas:  Retail sales in the U.S. from Nov. 1 through Christmas Eve were up 5.1 percent to more than $850 billion, according to Mastercard SpendingPulse.
NYSE:XRT December 26, 2018 11:42am

Retail stocks inch up in the final shopping day before Christmas

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From Tonya Garcia: With the holiday shopping season winding down and amid a triple-digit drop for the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.91% more than half of the Amplify Online Retail ETF IBUY, -1.06% is in positive territory in Monday trading. Gap Inc.GPS, +0.41% TJX Cos. TJX, -0.69% Lululemon Athletica Inc. LULU, -0.19%Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -0.73% Macy's Inc. M, -0.11% and Best Buy Co Inc.BBY, -1.33% are each up about 1%; Abercrombie & Fitch Inc. ANF, +1.18% is up 2.4%; American Eagle Outfitters Inc. AEO, +2.28% is up 3.2%. Many retailers are offering free last-minute buy-online-pickup-in-store service on Christmas Eve, with Amazon pushing Prime membership up to Christmas day, and others pushing gift cards as a final option. The Amplify Online Retail ETF is down 6.6% in 2018 while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen 10.1% for the period.
NYSE:XRT December 24, 2018 1:31pm

A record $110.6 billion has already been spent online this holiday season, up nearly 18%

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From Lauren Thomas: A record $110.6 billion has been spent online since Nov. 1, Adobe Analytics says.
NYSE:XRT December 20, 2018 1:14pm

US Retail Sales Surge In November, As A Result Of A Jump In Online Spending

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From Tyler Durden: With inflation 'disappointing', hope for the recovery was left on the shoulders of the American consumer once again and Retail Sales offered some optimism with better-than-expected (and upwardly revised) MoM gains.
NYSE:XRT December 14, 2018 3:12pm

Retail Stocks: Even A Record Cyber Monday Could Be Too Little, Too Late

From Tyler Durden: Earlier today we wrote how legacy retailers were struggling to adopt to Black Friday increasingly moving to a primarily e-commerce platform. 
NYSE:XRT November 26, 2018 11:54am

Retail stocks are sharply lower after Target reports disappointing earnings

From Tomi Kilgore: Retailer stocks were broadly and in many cases sharply lower Tuesday after a raft of disappointing earnings reports, highlighted by a tumble in Target Corp. shares toward their worst stretch of losses since the Great Recession.
NYSE:XRT November 20, 2018 1:35pm

Insiders Buy the Holdings of SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT)

From ETF Channel: A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the SPDR S&P Retail ETF (Symbol: XRT) shows an impressive 10.1% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.
NYSE:XRT November 19, 2018 2:57pm

What to expect on Black Friday?

From Zacks: New Consumer Price Index (CPI) numbers were just released this morning, following the Producer Price Index (PPI) that hit the tape last week. 
NYSE:XRT November 14, 2018 12:12pm

ETF Picks To Consider For October

From Zacks: The month of October will be highlighted by a deluge of earnings, rising rate worries and the onset of the holiday season.
NYSE:XRT October 8, 2018 6:37am

Retail ETF Breaks Out To New Highs, But Should You Buy It? (XRT)

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From Dana Lyons: A popular retail ETF just broke out to all-time highs - but is the breakout for real?
NYSE:XRT August 16, 2018 6:08am

Retail Sector In Peril, As Sales Drop For Third Straight Month (XRT)

From Zacks: U.S. retail sales declined for the third straight month in February, as consumers cut back on purchases of motor vehicles and other expensive items, indicating a potential drop in GDP in the first quarter. Out of the 13 major sectors, seven reported declines.
NYSE:XRT March 16, 2018 6:36am

Is It Safe To Buy Retailers Again? (XRT)

From Zacks: Change seems to be the only constant for the retail sector, which is undergoing a major transformation owing to shifting consumer preferences. While the overall outlook for the sector has been rosy following a spectacular holiday season, retailers may still have some challenges to face.
NYSE:XRT March 4, 2018 6:59am

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