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June 17- The world didn't end in 2012, but things haven't been the same since then for Gap Inc's flagship clothing chain. Now, in a sense, the Gap division needs to do just the opposite to what it has been doing for the past few years if it is to compete not only with direct rivals such as American Eagle Outfitters, but fast-fashion chains such as H&M, Zara and Forever 21...
These nine retailers are trying to reposition their brands in an effort to boost sales.
The year for retail is setting up to be a "tale of two halves," with the outlook improving thanks to wage inflation, analyst Liz Dunn said.
Retailers have had their share of stumbles over the years. Here's who's turning it around.
*Forecasts 2nd- qtr profit $0.11- $0.14/ shr vs est. May 20- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc forecast current-quarter profit above analysts' expectations as fewer discounts drive margins and sales recover at its namesake brand after falling for the past two years. American Eagle, unlike rivals Aeropostale Inc and Abercrombie& Fitch Co, has...
May 20- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc forecast current-quarter profit above the average analyst estimate, as fewer discounts drive margins and sales at its namesake brand return to growth after two years. Comparable sales at the American Eagle brand rose 7 percent in the first quarter ended May 2, while those at the aerie division, under...
May 20- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc reported an 8.3 percent rise in quarterly sales, helped by strong demand for its clothes and fewer discounts. The company's net income rose to $29.1 million, or 15 cents per share, in the first quarter ended May 2, from $3.9 million, or 2 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $699.5 million from...
Minutes from the Fed's last meeting should sound dovish when they are released Wednesday, but markets are already looking ahead to a speech Friday from Janet Yellen.
The acquisition of Ann Taylor parent Ann Inc. could spur activity among other apparel retailers, Jefferies analyst Randal Konik said.
Wednesday's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
Next week's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Cowen & Co. broke down which retailers pay the most rent per square foot, as well as which rake in the most sales per square foot.
Nike is still the dominant brand among teens, according to a new survey by Piper Jaffray.
There's a new set of names primed and ready to take over space at the top U.S. shopping centers.
Jim Cramer took a look at retail as one of the strongest groups last quarter. Time to cash in, or follow the Wall Street fashion trends?
FRANKFURT, March 27- Nine months after Apple and IBM began working together on building mobile apps for businesses, some of the first fruits are about to appear at UK pharmacy chain Boots, which has begun equipping store employees with iPads to serve shoppers in the aisles. Companies across dozens of different industries are now eyeing how these mobile business...
After months of promotions, retailers are finally trying to break consumers' addiction to discounts. Will shoppers call their bluff?
Aéropostale shares fell 16 percent on Friday, despite posting its first quarterly profit in two years.
March 11- By staying on top of trends, quickly turning around inventories and offering new styles, prints and new bohemian looks- all with little visible branding- American Eagle and Aeropostale may have found the path to recovery, analysts say. The decisions early on by American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Aeropostale Inc to abandon the logo-covered clothing that...