Trends and Analysis


Trends and Analysis

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Manhattan Retail Rents Move Higher

Retail rents are rising in select Manhattan neighborhoods and space availability is tightening, according to Cushman & Wakefield Inc.

Strong Fashion, Easter Timing Help March Sales

Analysts expect healthy gains for month, but warn of April hangover.

Retail Stocks Hit New High Monday

Movado stock jumped 15.6 percent to $12.85 yesterday.

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Japanese Teens See Allowances Shrink

Japanese teenagers and young adults are facing shrinking budgets for apparel and accessories.

U.S. Employment Lifts in March

U.S. payrolls boosted by 162,000 in March.

General Growth Submits Plan to Exit Bankruptcy

Mall operator General Growth Properties plan includes a $6.55 billion infusion from Brookfield Asset Management.

Retail Stocks End Strong Quarter on Weak Note

S&P Retail down 0.8% on day but up 9.4% in first quarter.

Moscow Stores Seek Return to Normalcy After Attacks

Shops, streets and cafes in Moscow bustled with energy, a day after two suicide bombers killed at least 38 people .

Consumer Confidence Stronger in March

Conference Board measure adds more than 6 points to 52.5.

Survey: Consumers Prefer Cash

Cash rules. More than half the American public — 54 percent — is favoring cold, hard cash as the way they pay for their purchases.

Panel Doesn't Expect Big Retail Bankruptcies in '10

At webinar, Gregg M. Galardi, a corporate restructuring partner at the Skadden law firm, says companies reluctant to restructure through a Ch. 11 filing.

Talbots Leads Retail Pack Monday

Shares of The Talbots Inc. shot up 13.2 percent Monday.

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