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  • Thousands of people take part in a funeral procession in Phnom Penh on July 24, 2016 for Kem Ley, a Cambodian political analyst and pro-democracy campaigner who was shot dead in broad daylight on July 10. Kem Ley's murder sent shudders through Cambodian civil society in a country already bristling with political tensions and where activists are frequently threatened by powerful interests.

    Cambodia is at a tipping point, as a volatile political situation puts its key industry in the firing line.

  • Back-to-school signs are displayed in a Target store in Chicago, Illinois.

    The back-to-school shopping season is on, and families will be spending big money. CNBC talks to a retail expert about apps to save money.

  • *Forecasts FY adj profit $1.87- $1.92/ shr vs est. Aug 18- Gap Inc forecast a full-year profit below analysts' estimates as the apparel retailer struggles to attract shoppers to its Banana Republic stores. Gap forecast a full-year adjusted profit of $1.87- $1.92 per share.

  • Eddie Bauer says its retail stores' point-of-sale systems were infected with malware earlier this year, possibly giving hackers access to customers' payment card information. The Bellevue, Washington- based clothing retailer said Thursday it will offer free identity protection services for a year to all customers who shopped at Eddie Bauer stores between...

  • Aug 18- Gap Inc forecast a full-year profit below analysts' estimates as the apparel retailer struggles to attract shoppers to its Banana Republic stores. Gap forecast a full-year adjusted profit of $1.87- $1.92 per share. The company's net income fell to $125 million, or 31 cents per share, in the second quarter ended July 30, from $219 million, or 52 cents per share, a...

  • Aug 18- Apparel retailer Gap Inc reported a better-than-expected adjusted quarterly profit largely due to higher customer visits to its Old Navy stores in June. The company's net income fell to $125 million, or 31 cents per share, in the second quarter ended July 30, from $219 million, or 52 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding items, the company earned 60 cents...

  • *2nd- qtr profit $0.23/ shr vs est. Aug 17- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc reported a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly comparable sales, largely due to strong demand for its Aerie line of lingerie and personal care products. "We credit the stock decline this morning as a result of high expectations, and see it as a good buying opportunity,"...

  • Aug 17 (Reuters)- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc reported a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly comparable sales, largely due to strong demand for its Aerie line of lingerie and personal care products. "I think it was a good report," Nomura analyst Simeon Siegel said. American Eagle's net income rose to $41.6 million, or 23 cents per share, in...

  • Aug 17- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc reported a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly comparable sales, largely due to strong demand for its Aerie line of lingerie and personal care products. American Eagle's net income rose to $41.6 million, or 23 cents per share, in the quarter from $33.3 million, or 17 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Aug 16- Apparel retailer Urban Outfitters Inc reported a surprise rise in quarterly comparable sales, largely due to higher demand for its Urban Outfitters brand. The company's net sales rose 2.7 percent to $890.6 million. Net income rose to $76.9 million, or 66 cents per share, from $66.8 million, or 52 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • The challenge retailers are facing this earnings season is to put to rest claims that consumers have curbed spending.

  • TechStyle's data-driven fashion

    Adam Goldenberg, TechStyle CEO, discusses the online fashion retailer's rebrand from JustFab, its membership subscription program and how they work to build brands.

  • Nike, designing for the Olympics

    Nike's Tobie Hatfield talks about creating gold-worthy sneakers for Olympians.

  • A customer shops at the opening of TJ Maxx's 1000th store in Washington, DC.

    TJX forecast current-quarter profit below estimates, due to wage increases and a strong dollar, which eroded revenue from outside the United States.

  • UGG boots are on display during the launch of I Heart UGG at a Nordstrom department store in Los Angeles, August 9, 2014.

    Telsey Advisory Group upgrades Deckers Outdoor to outperform from market perform.

  • H&M has done really well in the past few years: Analyst

    Nivindya Sharma, senior analyst at Verdict Retail, comments on the latest earnings from retailer H&M and says the retail sector is under pressure.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 12- Consumers are flocking to discount apparel retailers, but investors are faced with nothing close to a bargain as stocks in the sector rally. Few expect shares of off-price retailer TJX Companies' or its peer, Ross Stores, to go on a fire sale next week when they report earnings, as the trends that have favored them over their higher-priced...

  • Stocks to Watch: August 12, 2016

    JC Penney, Nordstrom and Gap are making headlines this Friday morning before the opening bell.

  • Buying the unloved

    Money managers always keep an eye on unloved companies as winning bets, and Catherine Wood of ARK Invest and Christopher Retzler of Needham Fund are no exception. Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson interviews.

  • Cramer's Mad Dash: Lululemon director resigns

    Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open.