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  • Aug 21- Apparel retailer Gap Inc raised its full-year profit forecast, encouraged by strong sales of its lower-priced Old Navy clothes, and said it would open 40 stores in India as part of its strategy to expand in emerging markets. Gap said it is partnering with Arvind Lifestyle Brand Ltd, a unit of textile manufacturer Arvind Ltd, for opening the stores in India.

  • Gap reports higher profit, plans India expansion Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:29 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Gap Inc. said its profit rose 10 percent in the second quarter as the clothing retailer cut expenses and managed to lift sales. The San Francisco- based company also said it plans to open Gap stores in India next year. The performance reflected a 5 percent decline at Gap, flat sales at Banana Republic, and growth of 4 percent at Old Navy.

  • Gap raises forecast as 2nd-qtr profit beats estimates Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    Aug 21- Teen apparel retailer Gap Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales and raised its full-year profit forecast, helped by strong sales of its low-priced Old Navy clothes. Comparable sales at Old Navy stores, which cater to a slightly older customer base, rose 4 percent in the second quarter ended Aug 2.

  • Gap a relative safe haven: Trader     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    Mark Hake, president of Hake Capital Management; "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour; and CNBC's Kate Kelly provide instant analysis to Gap's quarterly numbers.

  • Gap beats by a penny     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    Gap is reporting EPS of $0.70 ex-items on revenue of $3.98 billion, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • *Family Dollar rejects Dollar General buyout offer. NEW YORK, Aug 21- U.S. stocks were set for a slightly higher open on Thursday, after jobless claims data pointed to continued improvement in the labor market and before the start of a meeting of top central bankers and economists in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

  • US investors look to Jackson Hole, Yellen's speech Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 8:35 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday, as the closely-watched Jackson Hole symposium of central bankers gets underway.

  • *Jackson Hole conference to begin. *Bank of America gains before expected settlement deal. NEW YORK, Aug 21- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Thursday, ahead of a flurry of economic data and the start of the meeting of top central bankers and economists in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

  • FOMC minutes eyed on Wall Street pre-Jackson Hole Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    Wall Street was seen opening lower on Wednesday, with minutes from the latest Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in focus.

  • *Dollar General offers to buy Family Dollar. Russia said all issues related to its humanitarian convoy to Ukraine had been resolved but said no progress has been made toward a ceasefire or political solution to the fighting in the east of the country after talks between Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine on Sunday.

  • *Dollar General offers to buy Family Dollar. Russia said all issues related to its humanitarian convoy to Ukraine had been resolved but said no progress has been made toward a ceasefire or political solution to the fighting in the east of the country after talks between Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine on Sunday.

  • *Dollar General offers to buy Family Dollar. *Russia said all issues related to its humanitarian convoy to Ukraine had been resolved but said no progress has been made toward a ceasefire or political solution to the fighting in the east of the country after talks between Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine on Sunday.

  • *Dollar General offers to buy Family Dollar. *Russia said all issues related to it sending a humanitarian convoy to Ukraine had been resolved but said no progress has been made in talks toward a ceasefire or political solution to the fighting in the east of the country after talks between Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine on Sunday.

  • Why this is the week traders have been waiting for Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 7:50 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Markets are more likely to get a schooling on the labor market than a road map for rate hikes when the Fed meets in Jackson Hole in the week ahead.

  • Asian labor activists team up to press wage claims Sunday, 17 Aug 2014 | 7:31 PM ET
    Cambodian garment workers standing on a truck as they travel along a street in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

    Labor leaders in Cambodia knew they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighboring countries.

  • JAKARTA/ PHNOM PENH, Aug 18- Labour leaders behind the biggest strikes in Cambodia's $5 billion garment industry knew last year they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighbouring countries.

  • Business events scheduled for the coming week Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 1:58 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for August, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases housing starts for July, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for July, 8:30 a.m..

  • *Major indexes at session high after Russia report. NEW YORK, Aug 8- U.S. stocks rose Friday, with major indexes hitting session highs and erasing losses from the week, buoyed by news that Russia was ending military drills near the Ukrainian border that the U.S. had rapped as being "provocative."

  • Why Advent is buying stake in Lululemon Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 1:51 PM ET
    A Lululemon Athletica store is shown in Pasadena, Calif.

    The private equity firm's confidence that the brand is in the early innings of its life cycle, a source told CNBC Friday.

  • The death of denim? Blame 'athleisure' Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    A growing trend in casual wear is all about comfort and denim is still struggling to find its place, and leaving some companies in a tough spot.