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Nov 6- Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said it would expand sizes, colors and fits for all styles by the spring to attract to more customers. Chief Executive Mike Jeffries has stirred controversy in the past by suggesting the company's clothes were made for "cool" and "attractive" kids and not for "fat" people.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Nov 6- Abercrombie& Fitch Co's shares were set to open around 7 percent lower after the teen fashion retailer reported sliding sales and slashed its profit outlook. Brokerages including Jefferies, Cowen, and Brean Capital cut their price targets on the company's stock by between $3 and $5 to as low as $33, citing weak sales and margin trends.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
NEW YORK, Nov 4- It's a good time to be a stock picker. Some 57 percent of U.S. funds run by active managers are beating their benchmark indexes this year, according to fund-tracker Morningstar.
Oct 31- Women's apparel retailer Body Central Corp reported a larger-than-expected quarterly loss as it struggled to attract customers, sending its shares down 20 percent after the bell. Apparel retailers including Aeropostale Inc and Abercrombie& Fitch Co also reported weak quarterly results as customers restrain spending in an uncertain economy.
SEASIDE PARK, N.J., Oct 29- A year after Superstorm Sandy inundated the East Coast with record flooding that left 159 people dead, residents of the hard-hit New Jersey shore still have a ways to go in rebuilding damaged communities.
Stocks are at record highs and Wall Street is getting feverishly bullish. What could possibly go wrong?
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Jim Cramer blasted Abercrombie & Fitch ads featuring "scantily-clad" teens as "soft porn" and said he's tired of them.
Responding to an analyst's downgrade of Abercrombie & Fitch, CNBC's Jim Cramer says the clothing retailer's ads featuring "scantily-clad" teens are similar to soft-core porn and he's sick of it.
The prospect of a Grand Bargain in Washington is still alive. An elusive deal could end the shutdown, increase the debt ceiling, and possibly approve the long-delayed Keystone XL.
As Wall Street deals with the effects of the U.S. government shutdown, investors are also bracing for another hectic earnings season set to begin this month.
*Fourth company floated by Bain Capital this year. Oct 2- Burlington Stores Inc's shares rose nearly 50 percent after Bain Capital returned the discount apparel retailer to the stock market, tapping into the appeal of cheaper clothing in a tough economy.
"I'm not that worried about the consumer because I do think that they have benefited from higher home prices," TheStreet's Stephanie Link says.
Like any high school crush, this one was bound to fizzle, but millions of dollars were riding on this infatuation.
Stocks closed higher Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 finishing in positive territory for the third-straight session, as Federal Reserve policymakers kicked off their two-day meeting.
Trying to figure out what's cool for the back-to-school shopping season? Stop trying. These teens will break it down for you.
*Second-quarter adj EPS $0.52 vs est $0.39. *Sees full-year adj EPS $1.78- $1.92, largely above Wall Street estimates. Aug 28- Guess Inc's second-quarter results beat Wall Street estimates, helped by recovering sales in North America, and bucked a broader trend of falling sales for apparel retailers.
*Sees full-year adj EPS $1.78- $1.92, largely above Wall Street estimates. Aug 28- Guess Inc reported second-quarter results above estimates due to better-than-expected sales in North America, sending its shares up 18 percent in after market trading. North America accounts for about 40 percent of the company's total sales.