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Gap Earnings Continue to Show a Gap

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) had recently showed some poor sales trends, and now the earnings report has been released. Gap reported that its fiscal first-quarter net income was $239 million, ...
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5 Key Retail Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now as corporate earnings season begins to wind down, we are seeing the rest of the major retailers get ready ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alkermes, Cisco, Gap, Rackspace, SouFun, Verizon and More

Stocks were getting pounded lower on Tuesday, following overseas market selling and as bonds have sold off. One thing that may bring comfort is that investors have bought stocks on ...
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Old Navy Sales Can’t Stop Gap Stores Slide

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported net sales and same-store sales for April and for the first quarter of 2015 after markets closed on Monday. This was not the report management ...
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Analyst Concerned That Retail Sales Hit the Doldrums in March

March could be a poor month for retail chains, according to analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott. Cool weather during the month slowed the start of the spring selling season. Promotional ...
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Customer Satisfaction Lowest at Wal-Mart, Highest at Nordstrom and Amazon

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for retail stores and websites was published on Wednesday, and the surprising thing is how thoroughly Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is disliked. Excepting ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Gap, Rio Tinto, Tesoro, Valero, Zynga and More

Stocks were higher on Friday the 13th. For over two years now, investors have used every single pullback as a chance to keep buying stocks they wanted to own or ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AES, Citigroup, Gap, Occidental, Qualcomm, Transocean and More

Stocks were looking to bounce on Tuesday after a small sell-off from Monday. Investors keep proving that they will buy solid value and overlooked stocks on every pullback. That has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Coach, Gap, FXCM, Lululemon, Netflix, Target and More

Stocks were down again on Friday morning ahead of the weekend. It remains to be seen what the trend will be for 2015, but throughout 2014 (and before) investors proved ...
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Holiday Retail Winners and Losers

Rising employment and lower gasoline prices both pumped some life into this year’s holiday shopping season, but there are going to winners and losers when the dust finally settles. Black ...
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Gap Cuts Outlook After Sales Weaken

Gap Stores Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported third-quarter 2014 results after markets closed Thursday. The clothing retailer reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.80 on revenues of $3.97 billion. In ...
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Specialty Retailers’ Q3, October Sales Not Looking Too Strong

This coming Thursday, the relative handful of retailers that still report monthly same-store sales are quite likely to tell us that business was not so good in October. Beginning Tuesday ...
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Gap to Hire More Seasonal Holiday Workers Than Walmart!

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) may have recently said that star CEO Glenn Murphy would not renew his contract with the company and will retire in February, but Gap and its ...
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September Retail Sales Rise 5% as Promotions Cut Revenues

Retailers are announcing September U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 5.1% year-over-year. Back-to-school spending tailed off early in the month as there ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Gap, Intel, J.C. Penney, Kinder Morgan and More

Stocks were selling off marginally on Thursday morning after the Fed minutes prompted a rally on Wednesday. Yet again, investors proved how willing they are to buy overlooked or oversold ...
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