NEW YORK-- A Janney Capital analyst said Friday that investors are likely to overlook bebe Stores' disappointing fourth-quarter forecast seeing as new management's full impact likely won't be felt until late fall or the around the holidays. On Thursday bebe Stores Inc. reported a third-quarter adjusted loss of 14 cents per share on revenue of $112.9 million.
April 30- bebe stores inc:. *Promotes Liyuan Woo to chief financial officer. effective may 3, 2013* Source text for Eikon* Further company coverage.
Stocks fell as the broadest measure of U.S. economic growth fell short of expectations in the first quarter and Amazon.com gave a disappointing outlook. **CHEVRON CORP, $120.06, up 1.3 pct. **AMAZON.COM INC, $255.52, down 7 pct.
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Forget the rally; all the headlines were about fears of the looming mini-"fiscal cliff" coming. Let's agree on one thing: get rid of the word "fiscal cliff." So 2012. We need a new term.
Jan 3- Women's apparel retailer Bebe Stores Inc named retail industry veteran Steve Birkhold as its new chief executive as it looks to turn around its business amid declines in same-store sales. Birkhold, who replaces founder Manny Mashouf, joins Bebe from French fashion brand Lacoste, where he was heading its North American business.
Investors are bracing for companies to ramp up purchases of their own shares in response to expected tax changes in the new year, despite growing criticism of buybacks, the New York Times reports.