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Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is creating six new positions as it restructures the management of its Abercrombie brand.
The "Fast Money" traders deliver their final thoughts of the day.
Luxury handbag makers are trying to wean shoppers off discounts and their recent earnings reflect the ups and downs of the process.
*July ADP numbers smallest increase since April. *Walt Disney falls after cutting cable unit profit forecast. Aug 5- Wall Street was set to open higher on Wednesday after data showed private sector hiring in July rose the least since April, reducing expectations of a strong reading in the government's payrolls report due Friday.
The ADP report is not seen as an exact preview for the jobs report but it can give directional hints, and the market watches it for any big surprises.
It's not all doom and gloom for luxury goods maker Coach, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
The luxury markets worldwide are under pressure again.
Retailers specializing in off-price merchandise are positioned to win as investors shun fashion risk and look for quality, Oliver Chen tells CNBC.
Having it all: business built on passion, time for family, and control. Dylan Lauren and Stacey Bendet spill the jellybeans.
Deutsche Bank analyst Paul Trussell downgraded Macy's, citing "low confidence that the company can bust out of its same-stores sales rut."
After contending with port strikes, a long winter and the impact of a stronger dollar, retailers are hoping to move past the noise.
Interest rates surged after a better-than-expected jobs report, sending the yield on the 10-year Treasury to the highest since October. What should you do?
Which stocks win and which stocks lose when rates explode higher like they have this week.
NEW YORK, May 13- Ralph Lauren Corp lost some ground on Wednesday in its long-running trademark fight with the United States Polo Association over the use of its logo depicting a horse-mounted polo player swinging a mallet. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled that the Polo Association cannot be held in contempt for selling sunglasses with a...
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed as investors remained wary of climbing bond yields and the lack of a strong second-quarter rebound in the economy.
Macy's has fallen short on earnings expectations three of the last eight quarters, according to Retail Metrics.
*Tech stocks rise, with Microsoft leading gains. May 13- Wall Street was little changed in afternoon trading on Wednesday, paring early gains, as a flurry of deals failed to make up for tepid economic data. "We are seeing some evidence that the weakness in the first-quarter has spilled over to this quarter, but I'm not concerned that U.S. consumer spending for the year...
*Macy's, Ralph Lauren down after results. *Tech stocks rise, with Microsoft leading gains. May 13- Wall Street pared early gains in choppy trading as tepid economic data and a renewed selloff in the bond market more than offset a flurry of corporate deals on Wednesday.
*Macy's, Ralph Lauren down after results. May 13- U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday as data suggested that the economy was not rebounding strongly enough for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates before September. "The data puts into question the Fed's notion that the weak first-quarter data was transitory," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan...
*Macy's, Ralph Lauren down after results. May 13- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Wednesday after data showed that the U.S. economy was struggling to make a strong rebound after meager first-quarter growth. "The data puts into question the Fed's notion that the weak first-quarter data was transitory," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan...