An employee organizes Lands' End Inc. apparel for sale at a Sears store inside the Del Amo shopping mall in Torrance, California.
Ty Wright/Bloomberg. Shoppers at the Easton Towne Center in Columbus, Ohio. Consumer spending in the U.S. rose more than forecast in October, a sign the biggest part of the economy is gaining momentum from a firming employment.
... Stocks. * Payroll data tops expectations. * J.C. Penney gets letter of inquiry from SEC. * Sears Holdings to spin off Lands' End business.
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The Securities and Exchange Commission has commenced an investigation into Barnes & Noble's accounting, pushing shares of the bookstore chain sharply lower.