Retail Earnings Kickoff: What To Watch

by MR Magazine Staff

It may feel like earnings season is coming to a close, but one important sector is just getting started. Many of the country’s largest retailers — including Macy’s, Nordstrom, Kohl’s, J.C. Penney, and Ralph Lauren — report quarterly earnings this week. It’s no secret that retail started the year on the wrong foot. A cautious consumer, a stronger dollar, and the threat from e-commerce sites like Amazon all weighed on retailers’ top line. See more at CNBC.