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NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. AbbVie fell 4.6 percent to $57.48 with 25,869,000 shares traded. Abercrombie& Fitch Co. fell 4.0 percent to $19.46 with 9,758,000 shares traded.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Abercrombie& Fitch Co.: Approximately 21,677,700 shares changed hands, a 767.4 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $3.72 or 15.5 percent to $20.27.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Abercrombie& Fitch Co., down $3.72 to $20.27. Wayfair Inc., up $3.65 to $28.90.
Aluminum maker Alcoa sank 4 percent, the most in the S&P 500.. Abercrombie& Fitch plunged 16 percent after its revenue came up short of what investors were looking for. The price of oil rose $1.01 to $51.53 a barrel in New York.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Veeva Systems Inc. fell 21.3 percent to $25.72. CDI Corp. fell 20.3 percent to $14.68.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell 1.2 percent to $34.00 with 21,604,200 shares traded. Abercrombie& Fitch Co. fell 15.5 percent to $20.27 with 21,677,700 shares traded.
March 4- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said the factors that led to a drop in sales in the fourth quarter- a strong dollar and weak demand for clothing featuring its name and logo- would persist in the first half of its fiscal year. Abercrombie& Fitch shares fell as much as 15 percent to a six-year low of $20.37 in morning trading on Wednesday.
Aluminum maker Alcoa sank 5 percent, the most in the Standard& Poor's 500 index. Abercrombie& Fitch sank 8 percent after its revenue came up short of what investors were looking for. The price of oil edged up 30 cents to $50.81 a barrel in New York.
Mar 4- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said the factors that led to a drop in sales in the fourth quarter- a strong dollar and weak demand for clothing featuring its name and logo- would persist in the first half of its fiscal year. Teen apparel retailers such as Abercrombie, American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Aeropostale Inc have suffered as young...
Mar 4- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said its quarterly profit fell by a third, hurt by low demand for its Hollister and namesake brands, discounts and a strong dollar. The company's net income fell to $44.4 million, or 63 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31, from $66.1 million, or 85 cents per share, a year earlier. Net sales fell 14 percent to...
NEW ALBANY, Ohio— Abercrombie& Fitch's fiscal fourth-quarter profit beat analysts' expectations, helped by expense control efforts. Abercrombie& Fitch earned $44.4 million, or 63 cents per share, for the period ended Jan. 31. The average estimate of 17 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.13 per share.
NEW YORK— U.S. stocks sank Wednesday, pulling indexes further below record highs hit earlier in the week. Given the market's recent run, it's only natural for investors to turn cautious, said Terry Sandven, senior equity strategist at U.S. Alcoa's stock sank 4 percent following news that analysts at Bank of America cut their ratings on the aluminum giant.
Options traders are expecting one retail name to fall 25 percent in two weeks.
Abercrombie & Fitch's international business was the beacon on which many analysts who stuck with the company had pinned their hopes.
WASHINGTON, Feb 25- A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signaled support for a Muslim woman who filed a lawsuit after she was denied a job at an Abercrombie& Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wore a head scarf for religious reasons. The nine justices heard a one-hour argument in an appeal brought by the U.S. Equal Employment...
WASHINGTON— Have you heard the one about the Sikh, the Hasidic Jew, the Muslim and the nun who walked into a job interview? Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito channeled his inner stand-up comic Wednesday in indicating that he and most of the court would side with a Muslim woman who showed up for a job interview with Abercrombie& Fitch wearing a black headscarf.
WASHINGTON, Feb 24- A Muslim woman denied a sales job at an Abercrombie& Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wears a head scarf has won the support of Christians, Jews, Sikhs and fellow Muslims as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear her case. The Supreme Court is due to hear a one-hour oral argument in the case on Wednesday, with a ruling due by the end of...
When the biggest retailer in the world talks wages, other companies are going to listen.
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