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  1. September 12, 2014

    Cyber security: first mover disadvantage

    Target. Home Depot. Jennifer Lawrence. Everyone gets hacked, and cyber security shares are rising. Palo Alto Networks is up...

  2. September 9, 2014

    Mobileye jumps as analysts climb aboard

    Mobileye shares advanced after brokerage Morgan Stanley lifted its expectations for the company on the view that it will...

  1. September 9, 2014

    Home Depot confirms hackers breached payment systems

    Home Depot, the US DIY retailer, has confirmed that its payment systems were breached by hackers and data could have been...

  2. September 3, 2014

    Home Depot probes possible data theft

    Home Depot, the largest DIY chain in the US, sought to reassure consumers as it investigated reports of a mass theft of...

  3. August 29, 2014

    US financials enjoy strong August gains

    Investors returned to US equity markets in August, sending the benchmark S&P 500 up 3.7 per cent – its best performance...

  4. August 21, 2014

    Techtronic: trade of the tools

    Americans are hammering, drilling and sanding. Home Depot’s very strong numbers this week, and respectable results from its...

  5. August 20, 2014

    Lowe’s trims sales hopes but holds ground

    Shares in Lowe’s the home improvement company, retained their value after two days of gains ahead of its latest results. The...

  6. August 19, 2014

    Home Depot: head of household

    If you are among the millions of young Americans still living with your parents because you cannot afford a home of your...

  7. August 19, 2014

    Home Depot benefits from DIY resurgence

    Home Depot hammered out a strong performance in a resurgence in the retail sector, joining US chain store groups to report...

  8. May 29, 2014

    Kingfisher: drill down

    Get out the cross cut saw and the combi drill. There is work to do. Return on capital at DIY retailer Kingfisher was just...

  9. May 20, 2014

    Retailers drag Wall Street lower

    US retailers lagged behind the broader market as results from some of the industry’s most watched companies fell short of...

  10. May 14, 2014

    Oak Hill Capital puts Hillman up for sale

    Hillman, the maker of nuts, bolts and screws, has been put on the auction block by its private equity owners as financial...

  11. April 22, 2014

    Harley-Davidson races up S&P leaderboard

    Harley-Davidson, the maker of the eponymous motorcycles, raced up the S&P 500’s leaderboard after reporting better than...

  12. FT Tech Hub

    March 24, 2014

    Square targets US's 50m Latinos (and their small businesses)

    Square, the payments processing start-up, is looking for new users for its credit card device among the US’s growing Latino...

  13. February 25, 2014

    Tesla hits record on electric utility hopes

    Tesla shares rocketed to a new record high after analysts at Morgan Stanley more than doubled their price target on the...

  14. January 20, 2014

    Sherwin-Williams: rosy picture

    Painting by numbers is not child’s play in the case of Sherwin-Williams. The figures are equivocal for the US paint company....

  15. December 27, 2013

    US bricks-and-mortar retailers seek online success

    When people buy more online, traditional retailers suffer – or so the well-worn narrative goes. The reality, however, is not...

  16. November 20, 2013

    Lowe’s hit by earnings miss

    The S&P 500 moved slightly lower after the Fed hinted it may soon end its easing programme, while home improvement retailer...

  17. September 20, 2013

    Adobe leads record-setting S&P500 week

    The S&P 500, boosted by software maker Adobe Systems, finished the week up 1.3 per cent, also aided by the Federal Reserve’s...

  18. September 4, 2013

    Rush to US debt markets ahead of jobs data and Fed meeting

    Big companies are rushing to the US debt markets this week, trying to lock in borrowing costs at low levels before a...

  19. August 22, 2013

    US clothing retail: mall rats

    There is trouble at the mall. Abercrombie & Fitch reported a 10 per cent drop in comparable sales on Thursday. Next door at...

  20. August 21, 2013

    Lowe’s / Home Depot

    The difference between investing in a home and in shares is that, while both assets tend to appreciate, you don’t have to...

  21. August 20, 2013

    Consumer caution hits sales at US retailers

    The struggling US retailers JC Penney, Best Buy and Barnes & Noble reported falling sales and mixed progress in efforts to...

  22. August 20, 2013

    Home Depot rides US housing rebound

    Home Depot reported a 17 per cent rise in second-quarter earnings and raised its full year profit outlook as the US home...

  23. August 20, 2013

    Eat, drink, man, woman, meatballs

    What modern institution in China provides food, housing, love and babysitting, all under one roof? The Communist party may...

  24. FT Alphaville

    August 20, 2013

    The 6am Cut London

    Asian stocks fell for a fourth day after Treasury yields reached a two-year high. Currencies from Malaysia to Thailand...

  25. August 9, 2013

    JC Penney leads US shares lower

    JC Penney was the S&P 500's worst performer on Friday after Bill Ackman, the company's top investor, fired back at the...

  26. June 26, 2013

    HD Supply prices below expectations

    HD Supply, a former unit of Home Depot acquired by buyout groups at the height of the US housing bubble, has raised $957m...

  27. June 13, 2013

    HD Supply files for $1.2bn IPO

    HD Supply, a former unit of Home Depot acquired by buyout groups before the US housing crisis, has filed to raise $1.2bn...

  28. June 7, 2013

    Walmart helps turn S&P 500 positive for week

    Walmart investors were buoyed by news of a fresh share buyback programme, as the S&P 500 surged ahead after a strong jobs...

  29. June 6, 2013

    Yum rises as S&P 500 returns gains

    Shares in restaurant group Yum Brands challenged year highs on positive news about revenue from China as US stocks rallied...

  30. May 21, 2013

    US stocks close at fresh high

    Home Depot led US stocks to a new record high as the home improvement company said its most recent quarterly performance was...

  31. May 21, 2013

    Best Buy and Home Depot sales contrast

    Stiff competition in the electronics sector led to a decline in US sales at Best Buy, but a healthier US housing market...

  32. May 7, 2013

    Battle rages over US online tax

    A drive by Walmart and other retailers for the US Congress to end tax-free internet shopping is heading for a collision with...

  33. April 17, 2013

    Ebay: a promising big picture

    Don’t forget eBay. Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook may be the so-called “four horsemen” of tech. But the stoutest...

  34. April 12, 2013

    Share buybacks bode ill for real economy

    Last year, when its stock price was around $20, Jakks Pacific, a designer and marketer of toys, spent about $80m on buying...

  35. April 5, 2013

    US jobs: retail of woe

    Many Americans started their working lives cultivating teenage ennui in a more-or-less dreary retail job, stocking shelves...

  36. April 2, 2013

    Sales of US high-grade debt set to pick up

    Sales of US high-grade corporate bonds are expected to pick up in the coming days as borrowers try to squeeze in deals ahead...

  37. March 15, 2013

    Funds flood in for New York mayoral race

    Corporate titans are throwing their weight into New York’s mayoral race after more than a decade during which Michael...

  38. March 7, 2013

    US share buybacks at record amount

    Big US companies bought a record amount of their own shares in February, pushing overall stock purchases above the $1tn mark...

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