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NEW YORK, Feb 13- Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors and other designers at the close of New York's Fashion Week on Thursday showed swathes of color as sweeping as the outdoors in collections inspired by America's landscapes and rugged coastlines. Fashion shows now move to London, Paris and Milan.
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Stocks fell on Wednesday after data had companies adding fewer employees to their payrolls than anticipated.
U.S. bonds edged lower on Wednesday, with yields rising after private payroll data missed market expectations.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Feb 5- Designer clothing company Ralph Lauren Corp said it expects increased promotions to eat into gross margins, spooking investors who had earlier pushed the stock higher on a strong sales outlook. Ralph Lauren's shares rose as much as 6 percent in early trading on Wednesday but reversed course to trade down 3 percent by midday.
Feb 5- Designer clothing company Ralph Lauren Corp forecast a strong finish to its financial year after posting a better-than-expected 10 percent rise in third-quarter profit, sending its shares up 9 percent in premarket trading.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Wednesday, as Wall Street considered the ADP employment report.
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Feb 5- Designer clothing company Ralph Lauren Corp reported a 10 percent rise in third-quarter profit, helped by higher sales at its own stores, sending its shares up 8 percent in premarket trading. The company's net income rose to $237 million, or $2.57 per share, from $216 million, or $2.31 per share, a year earlier.
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PARIS, Jan 17- French sportswear maker Lacoste is sacrificing short-term growth to reposition itself at the higher end of the market by cutting shop space and focusing on more expensive items, Chief Executive Jose Louis Duran said on Friday. "Lacoste should not be in constant search of volume," Duran said in an interview at the brand's new Paris headquarters.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
With the explosion of Internet shopping this holiday season, retailers need to stop thinking about consumers buying either online or in the stores, experts say.
Chanel has acquired its long-time lamb hide provider in the latest purchase by a luxury brand of a partner that supplies top quality materials.
PARIS, Dec 5- Chanel has acquired its long-time lamb hide provider, the French tannery Bodin-Joyeux, in the latest purchase by a luxury brand of a partner that supplies top quality materials.
Nov 13- Sales at Macy's Inc rebounded in the latest quarter, joining signs at other retailers that consumers will spend this holiday season if the price is right. Last week, Gap Inc, Victoria's Secret parent L Brands Inc and J.C. Penney Co Inc reported much stronger sales for October than they had for September and August.