The American Store Is Shrinking

Updated Dec. 12, 2023 5:04 pm ET Listen to article (1 minute) The average store size…

The Rules for Holiday Spending This Year (No. 1: Wait ’Til December)

If your goal is to score the best deals and discounts on your holiday shopping, it…

Stocks Continue to Rally, With Investors More Confident in a Soft Landing

Growing evidence of a gradually cooling economy helped push stocks higher once again Wednesday.  The S&P 500…

Target Gave Investors an Early Christmas Gift

Nov. 15, 2023 10:56 am ET Target didn’t quite hit the bull’s-eye, but it’s no longer…

Target Stock Surges as Earnings Overshadow Sales Decline

Updated Nov. 15, 2023 8:11 am ET People are skipping their Target runs, but the company…

Target, After a Year of Misfires, Looks for Holiday Cheer

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Holiday Hiring Demand Drops Off, a Warning for the Job Market

Businesses need fewer extra workers for holiday jobs this fall after fighting in recent years to…

Opinion | Three Ideas to End Tent Cities

Changing a few laws and tightening border security could reduce urban homelessness.

Amazon’s New Challenge: Bargain Retailers That Are Playing a Different Game

The e-commerce giant is weighing how to respond as rivals Shein and Temu notch rapid growth…

Dick’s Sporting Goods Blames Theft for Profit Woes

The retailer’s shares plunged 20% after it posted weak earnings and said rising retail theft was…