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A Tale of Two Toy Makers

Hasbro and Mattel management outlined one key factor in their dichotomous results.

J.C. Penney Slides as Sears' Demise Casts Pall on Shares

Sears' bankruptcy filing isn't a cause for celebration at rival J.C. Penney.

The Fed Is Just One of the Monsters Stalking This Stock Market: Market Recon

Other 'monsters' are getting a pass right now in terms of both media coverage, and market impact.

Facebook, the Federal Reserve and 3 Other Business Stories You Must Know Tuesday

Are you ready for today's trading? Here's what you must know before Tuesday's opening bell.

Jim Cramer: Toys 'R' Us Obituary Was Written Decades Ago

In the end, like so many category killers, it got killed by smarter, better operators.

Collapse of Big U.K. Government Contractor Could Hit the Pound

The collapse of U.K.'s Carillion infrastructure giant could boost government borrowing, hurting the British pound.

10 Retailers That Have Filed For Bankruptcy In 2017

Retailers have had some issues in the past and these 10 retailers filing for bankruptcy isn't making matters better.

Cramer: E-Commerce Will Not Save Traditional Retailers

Retailers' e-commerce strategies are expensive and generally don't work.

Hurricane Maria Devastated an Already Poverty-Stricken Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico faces a long road to recovery following Hurricane Maria's devastation three weeks ago. The already-poverty stricken U.S. territory already held over $70 billion in debt prior to the storm.

Who Is Randal Quarles?

President Trump nominated former Treasury official Randal Quarles as Fed vice chair of supervision, in charge of regulating big banks.

President Trump, the 'King of Debt,' Heralds an Age of Debt Forgiveness

The president's promise to "wipe out" Puerto Rico's debt is a sign of things to come.

Cramer: How to Avoid Being Amazon Roadkill

Kohl's is among the retailers that are figuring out a way.

10 Troubled Retailers Besides J.C. Penney That Are Shuttering Stores

So many retailers are forced to close stores after a lackluster holiday shopping season and a migration toward digital shopping.

Why Did Warren Buffet Just Buy a Bankrupt Electric Company?

Berkshire Hathaway Energy confirmed Friday that it will purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC in a deal that values the bankrupt unit's equity at $11.25 billion.

World's Second-Largest Economy's Bad Debt Is an Investment Opportunity

Investors should check for progress on bad debts at next week's meeting of eurozone finance ministers.

The Ten States Most in Debt

Research Done by the Pew Charitable Trusts has shown that in 17 States long term liabilities have soared as a share of personal income.

India Stumbles but Looks Set to Pick Itself Up on the Path to Reform

Investors are hopeing a new sales tax and bankruptcy law are the first of many structural changes.

Rue 21 Joins Other Declining Teen Brands in Bankruptcy

Where have all the #cool #teens gone?

Puerto Rico Bankruptcy, Looming Pension Crises Underscore Value of Gold

Gold is not reliant on the good faith and credit of any government.

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Predicts a Future of Pain

The future isn't looking so hot.

Retail Pain Ripples Outward

Property managers face threat from anchor store closings.

Sears Has Finally Admitted That It's Almost Dead

This zombie retailer is on its deathbed.

New Challenges for Farmers Arise as California Emerges from a Historic Drought

42% of California has emerged from the drought

Winners and Losers if Sears Goes out of Business

Keep this list handy as Sears' life winds down.

Donald Trump Is Calling for a Review of Dodd-Frank

President Donald Trump may be signing an executive order that calls for a review of the landmark 2010 financial regulation law Dodd-Frank.

Mannkind Stock Drops Following Changes to Its Insulin Product

Mannkind stock is suffering, and the company appears to be in trouble.

Johnny Depp and 9 Other Celebrities Who Have Mismanaged Their Money

These celebrities went overboard on splurges.

Sears Is on the Brink

Many of the retailer's stores may soon be closed and some 100,000 jobs likely eliminated in bankruptcy.

Health and Human Services Secretary Pick to Face Capitol Hill Grilling

President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Health and Human Services Secretary will be questioned about plans to overhaul the Affordable Care Act.

5 Once Beloved Mall Brands That Are Either Dead Or Drawing Their Last Breath

Mall brands are dead, long live the mall.