Struggling Sears Holdings Corp. said Friday it will spin off its Lands' End clothing business, adding to the list of units it has been getting rid of to raise cash.
... Print. * Payrolls top expectations, unemployment hits 5-yr low. * J.C. Penney, Barnes & Noble shares fall on SEC inquiries.
NEW YORK Dec 6 (Reuters) - U.S. consumer sentiment surged in December as Americans' outlook on the economy and job prospects improved, a survey released on Friday showed.
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.
The Internet has paid a lot of attention today to this National Bureau of Economic Research working paper called "Buffett's Alpha,"1 whose principal conclusions are: 1. You could build a robot that replicates Warren Buffett's stock-picking performance.