gains this holiday season, offset to a degree by pricing. Most estimates for holiday sales growth land in the 4.0% - 4.3% range. Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , PEJ , FXD , FDIS , PMR , RCD , PEZ , PSCD Post your comment!
shopping and will rely on online comparisons to a larger degree. The majority of respondents said they intend to spend the same as last year or higher. Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , FXD , FDIS , PMR , RCD . Post your comment!
wary that the consumer trend of deal/comparison shopping won't be dialed back this year even with improved headline economic numbers. Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , IYK , FXD , FDIS , PMR , UGE , RCD , SZK Post your comment!
gain. Related stocks: AMZN , TGT , WMT , BBY , M , GPS , JWN , KSS , LULU , ANF , AEO , URBN , DKS , CAB , NKE , LB . Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , IYK , IYC , FXD , FDIS , SCC , UCC , PMR , UGE , RCD , SZK Post your comment!
told, RetailMeNot thinks U.S. shoppers have the potential to save more than $5B from using deal/offer websites. Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , IYK , IYC , FXD , SCC , FDIS , UCC , PMR , UGE , RCD , SZK Post your comment!
M , NDN , PIR , RL , TGT , TIF , TJX , UA , URBN , VFC , WMT , ZLC , PERY , SQBG , VNCE , KORS , GIII , KATE , GIL , VRA , ICON , PSMT , AMZN . Related ETFs: XLY , XRT , VCR , RTH , RETL , IYK , FXD , FDIS , PMR , UGE , RCD , SZK 3 comments!
The research firm expects retail sales to show a healthy trend of 4% to 5% growth. Related ETFs: XLP , XLY , VDC , XRT , VCR , RTH , FXG , RETL , IYK , IYC , FXD , SCC , FDIS , RHS , UCC , FSTA , PMR , UGE , RCD , SZK Post your comment!
NYSEARCA: XLU ) sector outperforming while the cyclical Financials (NYSEARCA: VFH ) and Consumer Discretionary (NYSEARCA: VCR ) sectors are underperforming. As I wrote about last week, this behavior bears an uncanny resemblance to July 2007 . Lastly
to invest in the consumer discretionary industry are through exchange-traded funds: [TICKER: VCR ] Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF and [TICKER:XLY] Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR ETF. Both ETFs offer broad exposure
I wish VG would implement some type of automatic plan investing for ETF's; similar to DRIP's or mutual funds. I currently hold VDC (Consumer staples), and VCR (consumer descretionary), and would like the ease to simply set up something like an automatic monthly purchase on the 1st or the 15th. I ...