Retailing in antiquity[ edit ] Marketplace at Trajan's Forum, the earliest known example of permanent retail shopfronts Retail markets have existed since ancient times. Archaeological evidence for trade, probably involving barter systems, dates back more than 10, years. As civilizations grew, barter was replaced with retail trade involving coinage. These markets typically occupied a place in the town's centre.
There is a conference call scheduled for The company expects Q3 gross margins to improve by basis points. The company also expects Q4 comps to be strengthening in that low single digit range.
Telsey Advisory Group says Q2 was solid and demonstrated sequential acceleration in the comp and YoY improvement in the gross margin. They attribute the sell-off in the shares to the HSD decline in men's basketball footwear, an important category for Foot Locker, and likely investor frustration around the softer-than-expected 3Q18 operating margin outlook.
Co is expected to report earnings early December. MSGN Dec 25 calls volume: Co reported earnings earlier this month and is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report late January.
TRGP Dec 50 calls volume: Next earnings expected mid-February. DAL Weekly Nov23 58 calls volume: Over 3K traded in a single transaction. Co is expected to report earnings mid-January. IRBT Jan19 80 puts volume: Co is confirmed to report earnings February 6 after the close.
December 15 is options expiration -- the last day to trade December equity options. Today's top 20 volume Industrials: The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 1. Weighing on the broader market and reflecting ongoing growth concerns are cyclical sectors, namely energy The oil-sensitive energy space has been negatively affected by WTI crude abandoning a weak rebound effort and is now down 5.
Similarly, the retail space has been pressured by concerns over gross margin pressures, elevated inventory levels, weaker than expected comparable store sales, and difficult comparisons in due to fading effects of the tax cuts.
All but Target beat earnings estimates. Also outperforming are chip stocks with the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index up 0.
Chipmakers are likely benefiting from short-term oversold conditions that left the battered index with a weekly loss of over 3. Treasuries tick near their unchanged marks despite the equity downturn. The benchmark yr yield is flat at 3. Dollar Index, which measures the greenback's strength against six major foreign currencies, has climbed 0.
Overseas, global markets mirrored yesterday's Wall Street decline, posting losses on Tuesday. Housing starts increased 1.
Building permits slipped 0.Executive summary. For many investors, China is a land of limitless opportunity.
There, they can sell their goods and services, feed their supply chain, invest in companies—or buy them out. Global economic outlook.
In the world of retailing, much attention has lately been focused on the competitive threat to stores coming from online retailing, the challenge of cybersecurity, and the difficulty in deciphering the tastes and price sensitivities of an increasingly fragmented consumer market.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright pitched two-hit ball over six innings for his first win in five months, Marcell Ozuna homered and the. The art and science of customers. Deloitte and STORES Media welcome you to the Global Powers of Retailing.
For 20 years, this annual report has been showcasing the changing global retail landscape. WRAPX This week's biggest % gainers/losers: The following are this week's top 20 percentage gainers and top 20 percentage losers, categorized by sectors (over $ mln market cap and K average daily volume).
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