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NEW YORK, April 16- Still hurting from last year's see-through yoga pants debacle, Lululemon Athletica Inc is about to face a new headache: stepped up competition from rival yoga retailers, department stores and hot new brands.
NEW YORK, March 21- Some of the best fund managers you've never heard of sit in a non-descript office park in Shawnee Mission, Kansas, 1,200 miles from Wall Street. There, John Bichelmeyer heads the five-member team behind the Buffalo Emerging Opportunities Fund.
Following strong performance in cold-weather offerings at VF Corp. and Under Armour, analysts are betting on brands that focus on keeping people warm.
*Major indexes on track for 2nd straight week of gains. A. Bank to buy Eddie Bauer. NEW YORK, Feb 14- U.S. stocks closed higher on Friday, with major indexes notching a second straight week of gains as investors were once again willing to overlook some soft economic data stemming from bad weather.
VF Corporation Chairman, president & CEO Eric Wiseman is "thrilled" with its Q3 performance. He says its outdoors brands drove the strength.
A. Bank to buy Eddie Bauer. NEW YORK, Feb 14- U.S. stocks rose modestly on Friday, with the S&P 500 on track for its first two-week winning streak of the year, as investors were once again willing to overlook some soft economic data stemming from bad weather.
*Euro zone growth edges higher on France, Germany. A. Bank to buy Eddie Bauer. *Investors will also eye the preliminary February Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers at 9:55 a.m..
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The Fed chair's first testimony before Congress is the big event for markets in the week ahead, as traders sift through economic data.
The market’s mood seemed to shift on Friday. But will the positive tone bleed into the week ahead?
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Sure we’ve had a big run,” Jim Cramer said. “But I think there are places where you can come right in and buy.”
"There's a few areas where we think there are tailwinds to help us along," BlackRock's David Cassese says.
The deals are aplenty after retailers ordered too much holiday merchandise back when the economy was rosier.
The Street often calls hedge funds smart money. But Jim Cramer doesn’t think the moniker is all that well deserved.
Many factors could affect whether shoppers open their wallets this holiday season. But one thing is clear: The pressure is on.
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 24- Deckers Outdoor Corp reported third-quarter profit well ahead of analysts' estimates as the use of a lower cost sheepskin substitute in its popular UGG boots boosted gross margins. Analyst Erinn Murphy of Piper Jaffray said she expects lower costs for sheepskin, Decker's most important raw material, to improve gross margins in the current quarter.
Eric Wiseman, Chairman, President, and CEO of VF Corp, discusses the impact early holiday shopping will have on his brands. VF Corp. is investing an additional $40 million in advertising behind their brands to get consumers to pay regular prices for products, he says.
This is a big week for earnings, but there are some encouraging signs that both earnings and guidance are not going to be as disappointing as feared.