Aug 22- Abercrombie& Fitch Co, Aeropostale Inc and American Eagle Outfitters Inc have fallen out of fashion with fickle U.S. teen shoppers and aren't likely to win back their business anytime soon.
*Sell when the locals don't buy- Societe Generale. *Germany's Daimler and Spain's Inditex shunned by domestic analysts. For this reason, any signs local analysts are avoiding a stock may be reason for caution in investors- a strategy Societe Generale's Charles de Boissezon calls "the restaurant test".
ZURICH, July 8- A group of mainly European retailers has finalised a plan to conduct coordinated inspections of factories in Bangladesh in an attempt to prevent a repeat of the Rana Plaza disaster that killed 1,129 people in April.
*March-May pretax 6.1 bln SEK vs consensus 6.3 bln. STOCKHOLM, June 19- H&M, the world's second-largest fashion retailer, posted a sharp rise in sales since the start of June, driven by strong demand for full-price items from its new collections more than discounted older unsold items.
H&M, the world's second-largest fashion retailer, posted a bigger than expected drop in second-quarter earnings.
BARCELONA, June 17- Shoppers in the 109 countries where Spanish fashion chain Mango has stores recognise its celebrity faces well, but few know much about the company behind the clothes modelled by Kate Moss, Gerard Pique and Scarlett Johansson. "Mango is from Spain, part of the Inditex group, isn't it?"
LONDON- The dollar and world shares edge higher, clawing back some of Tuesday's steep losses as investors seek out bargains with one eye on central bank stimulus. (MARKETS-GLOBAL/, expect by 1300 GMT/ 9 AM ET, by Richard Hubbard, 570 words). LONDON- If currency turbulence in emerging markets escalates into full-scale investor flight, the U.S.
*Inditex and Kabel Deutschland among top gainers. LONDON, June 12- Gains at German media group Kabel Deutschland and clothing retailer Inditex enabled European shares to rebound higher on Wednesday after two straight days of losses.
*Inditex Q1 net up 2 percent at 438 mln euros. *Inditex sales up 5.2 pct at 3.6 bln euros, flat like-for-like.
LONDON- World equity markets stabilise and the dollar claws back some of its losses against the yen as markets regain composure a day after a worldwide selloff sparked by fears overs the future of central bank support. (MARKETS-GLOBAL/, expect by 0900 GMT/ 5 AM ET, by Richard Hubbard, 650 words). Vodafone confirms Kabel Deutschland approach.
A Bangladesh factory where Wal-Mart Stores and Inditex inspectors spotted cracks in the wall this month is still making Wrangler shirts for the world's largest apparel maker, U.S.-based VF Corp.
The world's two biggest fashion retailers backed an accord aimed at preventing a repeat of last month's collapse of a Bangladesh factory building.
H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, posted a slightly bigger drop than expected in first quarter pretax earnings.
Zara owner Inditex posted a 22 percent rise in 2012 profit to 2.4 billion euros ($3.13 billion) on Wednesday, shrugging off belt-tightening in home market Spain by tapping fashion-hungry consumers in markets like Asia.
Spain's IBEX 35 Index may have been a laggard last year with a drop of 6 percent but since the announcement of the European Central Bank's bond-buying plan investors have returned to the country and the index has climbed 14 percent.
European shares closed higher on Wednesday ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting in the U.S., with investors expecting an announcement on a new treasury purchase plan.
Spain's Zara owner Inditex continued to buck the pain in austerity-wracked Europe on Wednesday, posting nine-month net profit up 27 percent at 1.65 billion euros through its aggressive store-opening program around the world.
Millions of Chinese shoppers are turning to the web, fueling a booming $64 billion e-commerce market, as a local player gets set to overtake Amazon as the world's biggest online retailer by 2016.
The National Statistics Institute said Friday that 85,000 more people joined the ranks of the unemployed between July and September, raising the total to 5.78 million. Spain is under pressure to ask for outside aid to help deal with its debts.
HONG KONG, Oct 24- Hong Kong shares posted a fresh 2012 closing high on Wednesday, buoyed by expectations of more capital inflows into the territory after its de facto central bank moved to weaken the Hong Kong dollar for the fourth time in less than a week.