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December 15, 2014

On a day with more bears than bulls, Sears Holdings (SHLD) saw the steepest decline at 3.59%.

On a day with more bears than bulls, Sears Holdings (SHLD) saw the steepest decline at 3.59%.

December 4, 2014

Sears Holdings released a less-than-rosy Q3 report, but it was Sears Hometown (SHOS) that fell more on Thursday, despite the fact that its earnings were still in the docket.

December 4, 2014

Sears Holdings reported a third-quarter loss, though one not as wide as economists expected.

As the retailer has been posting months of consecutive losses and sales declines, CEO Edward Lampert stressed the steps it was taking to minimize its expenses and generate more revenue.

November 26, 2014

Stocks were feeling a little heavier by Wednesday's close, with Sears Holdings (SHLD) leading the pre-Thanksgiving slump at a decrease of 5.03%.

November 24, 2014

With its earnings report still in the wings and waiting to be released, Sears Holdings (SHLD) rose 5.65% on Monday.

November 17, 2014

Monday was a gloomy day for stocks, with Sears Holdings (SHLD) decreasing by 4.53% to a share price fo $35.62.

November 7, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) was up a whopping 31.04% after the retailer announced it was considering selling some of its stores to a real estate investment trust.

October 23, 2014

A report in Seeking Alpha Thursday revealed that Sears Holdings was planning on laying off at least 5,457 workers before the holidays, as well as closing more than 100 stores.

Sears spokesman Howard Riefs did not respond to Seeking Alpha's request for comment, though his name was on the bottom of the liquidation sale notices obtained by local media.

October 20, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) jumped a whopping 23.06% Monday after the company announced two additional measures to gin up liquidity.

October 15, 2014

The Kenmore Elite brand has nabbed the top spot on J.D. Power's 2014 Laundry Appliance Satisfaction Study and the J.D. Power 2014 Kitchen Appliance Satisfaction Study.

Kenmore Elite scored an 816 out of 1,000, ranking highest among all other top-load washers. It ranked best for its performance and reliability, features and warranty.

October 15, 2014

Ronald D. Boire is moving from Sears Holdings in the United States to the top spot at Sears Canada.

Boire will be acting president and CEO of Sears Canada, effective immediately. He was most recently executive VP, chief merchandising officer and president, Sears and Kmart Formats. 

October 13, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) took a 5.99% dip on Friday, though Eagle Materials (EXP) was close behind at a decrease of 5.92%.

October 8, 2014

Sears Holdings had an eventful day Wednesday after Bloomberg News reported that at least one of its vendors had canceled shipments to the retailer, citing anonymous sources close to the situation.

October 2, 2014

Thursday brought more positive news for the HCN Top 30 stocks, especially the embattled Sears Holdings, which recovered 7.47% of its share value.

September 22, 2014

Law firms are swarming around Sears Holdings regarding the short-term loan it recently secured from CEO Edward Lampert's hedge fund.

According to the law firms, Lampert's significant stake in Sears Holdings could potentially undermine the legitimacy of the loan, which is secured by 25 undisclosed Sears properties that Lampert could swap out at will.

September 18, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) continued bleeding share value on Thursday in the wake of its announcement that it was borrowing money from CEO Edward Lampert.

September 16, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) dropped 9.40% on Tuesday after filing for a $400 million loan from CEO Edward Lampert's hedge fund.

September 16, 2014

The embattled Sears Holdings is taking all the help it can get, even if that means reaching into the pockets of its CEO, Edward Lampert.

According to an SEC filing submitted on Monday, the retailer is securing a $400 million loan from ESL Investments, Lampert's hedge fund, which will be used for as-of-yet unspecified purposes.

Lampert -- and by extension, ESL Investments -- currently stands as Sears Holdings' biggest shareholder. However, ESL lowered its stake in Sears less than a year ago due to pressure from wary investors.

August 27, 2014

The ever-volatile Sears Holdings stock (SHLD) was ahead of the game on Tuesday, rising 3.71% to a share price of $34.67.

August 21, 2014

Sears Holdings (SHLD) took a turn for the worse on Thursday after posting its quarterly earnings earlier this morning, which pointed to bleeding revenues and profits.

August 21, 2014

Among the decisions facing Sears Holdings is what to do with its 51% stake of Sears Canada.

Rob Schriesheim, Sears Holdings' chief financial officer, addressed that question and others as part of the company's second-quarter earnings report.

August 15, 2014

Freight transportation provider Hub Group is the recipient of Sears Holdings’ Partners in Transformation award, the Oak Brook, Illinois-based company announced Friday.

"Hub Group has been a proud transportation provider for Sears Holdings since 1990," Hub Group chairman and CEO David P. Yeager said. "It is an honor to receive this award and it has been a pleasure to watch our relationship grow steadily from hard work and dedication on both sides."

July 21, 2014

Stocks were up across the board at Friday's close, most notably Sears Holdings (SHLD), Builders FirstSource (BLDR) and Simpson (SSD).

July 8, 2014

Sears Holdings has hired Kristin Coleman as SVP, general counsel and corporate secretary, where she will oversee the Legal, Corporate Communications, Environmental Services, Global Compliance, Government Affairs, Internal Audit and Product Safety business units.

"I am pleased Kristin is joining our leadership team. She is a proven leader with experience managing legal, compliance and corporate governance issues," said Edward Lampert, Sears Holdings chairman and CEO.

July 8, 2014

Shop Your Way members at Sears and Kmart will now have 2,000 more store locations from which to elect Free Store Pickup services.

Using the integrated shopping option, customers can pick up their online orders at their choice of over 2,000 locations nationwide, ready in five minutes or less. This is especially convenient for customers who wish to buy Kmart supplies, but live substantially closer to a Sears location.

The service also makes it possible to obtain free pickup for exclusive brands like Bongo and Outdoor Life.