Stocks are taking a tumble following the Barcelona terrorist attack. The Dow fell 274 points Thursday to close at 21750, its largest drop in three months and the second worst day of the year.
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Home Depot (NYSE:HD) is taking steps to reduce carbon emission in its stores. The home improvement giant is teaming up with General Electric (NYSE:GE) and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to install solar panels on 50 of its stores nationwide. The project will cut the store's electric dependence by 30-35% annually.
And more good news coming in from the retail sector: clothing company Gap (NYSE:GPS) reported better-than-expected store sales for the second quarter. High demand for Old Navy products by consumers and fewer discounts drove the retailer to post its first monthly sales increase in over a year.
Meanwhile, if you got a phone call about a free cruise in the past, you may be entitled to some cash. A new class-action lawsuit states anyone receiving a phone call between July 2009 and March 2014 from Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH), Carnival (NYSE:CC) or Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines (NYSE:RCL) without permission are entitled to $300 per call with a maximum payout of $900 per phone number.