Abercrombie & Fitch Co


  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Clayton Williams Energy Inc. fell 10.9 percent to $73.88. GAMCO Investors Inc. fell 9.4 percent to $73.27.

  • Oct 3- The U.S. Supreme Court's new term is due to begin on Monday. *Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. In July 2013, the appeals court ruled in favor of two teams developing cheaper generic forms of Copaxone: one involving Novartis AG's Sandoz Inc and Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc and another involving Mylan Inc and Natco Pharma Ltd..

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 3- Gay marriage may be the most anticipated issue heading for the U.S. Supreme Court, but the justices also must tackle a host of business cases as they convene for their new term, including a patent battle involving Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.. The case also has broader ramifications in the patent arena as shown by the number of businesses...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday said it would consider whether a Muslim woman denied a job at an Abercrombie& Fitch Co clothing store because she wears a head scarf was required to specifically request a religious accommodation. The nine justices agreed to hear an appeal filed in the closely watched case by the U.S. Equal Employment...

  • Sept 29- A federal judge rejected a settlement of a lawsuit challenging longtime Abercrombie& Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries' pay, saying it offered little benefit to shareholders despite "serious" allegations of wrongdoing.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 22- Retail stocks were lower on Monday, dropping along with weakness in the broader market, but Morgan Stanley sees a higher-than-average likelihood that many stocks in the sector could receive acquisition offers in the coming year.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Alison LePard, a 19- year-old college sophomore from Wellesley, Massachusetts, says that when she shops for clothes and accessories, her goal is a look that is uniquely hers.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Alison LePard, a 19- year-old college sophomore from Wellesley, Massachusetts, says that when she shops for clothes and accessories, her goal is a look that is uniquely hers.

  • Sept 2- Abercrombie& Fitch Co's board agreed to make governance changes to resolve a lawsuit objecting to its awarding longtime Chief Executive Officer Michael Jeffries more than $140 million of compensation since 2007..

  • Meet Instagram's 4-year-old fashion celebrity Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Collette Wixom is saving for her four-year-old son's college tuition by featuring him in branded attire on social media, with a following of 175,000.

  • Corporate America's tough take on the consumer Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:13 PM ET

    To look at some of the recent economic data, one would think the consumer is in great shape. But corporate America has another opinion.

  • *Russian troops in Ukraine spur concern. NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday after the latest tension between Ukraine and Russia snapped the focus of investors back to the volatile region, but U.S. economic data helped curb losses.

  • S&P 500 halts three-day win streak to end below 2,000 Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 4:08 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell on Thursday, pulling the S&P 500 below 2,000, as concerns about Ukraine overtook upbeat reports on the economy and labor.

  • Less bad is good enough for teen retail—for now Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:45 PM ET
    An Aeropostale store

    The Abercrombies and American Eagles of the world are finally starting to turn a corner—albeit, a small one.

  • Abercrombie drops large logos from its US clothes Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:44 PM ET
    A customer carries an Abercrombie & Fitch shopping bag from a store in New York.

    Abercrombie is trying to revamp its image after its CEO stirred controversy by saying the company's clothes were made for cool kids, not fat people.

  • *Russian troop movements in Ukraine spurs concern. NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stocks fell moderately on Thursday after the latest flare of tensions between Ukraine and Russian forces, snapping investors' focus back on the volatile region, though losses were tempered by the latest batch of U.S. economic data.

  • Here are the problems facing retailers Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:51 PM ET
    Sale sign in window of Abercrombie & Fitch store

    Retailers are under pressure due to elevated promotions, nimble competitors and kids' preference of tech over clothes.

  • Aug 28- Abercrombie& Fitch Co is finally shedding its traditional logo-focused apparel, clothes that made the brand one of the most sought after among teens in the past two decades. While a pair of women's skinny jeans from Abercrombie would set a shopper back by about $75, the same could cost less than $10 at Forever 21 or H&M, according to company websites.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday after Ukraine's president said Russian forces had been brought into his country, bringing concerns over the volatile region back into focus and overshadowing some positive economic data.

  • Screen-obsessed teens threaten apparel retailers Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:42 AM ET
    Nicole Myers, 19, a model, outside of the Apple store in New York, Aug. 25, 2014. For teenage apparel retailers, screen-obsessed teenagers who care less about the latest clothing trend and more about the newest smartphone, computer, gaming and music technology pose a big threat to the still-important back-to-school sales season.

    Many teens say social cachet these days involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.