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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Chipotle, eBay, JetBlue, Kraft Heinz, Twitter, Gap, NOV and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday, partly dragged down by a disappointing Apple earnings report. It still seems that investors have returned to a mentality of buying the pullbacks rather ...
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Gap Website Loses 20% of Audience

Add to store closings and falling sales, visits to Gap Inc.'s (NYSE: GPS) online flagship Gap.com have fallen 20% in a year, according to research firm Compete. Gap.com had 10 ...
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Smaller Competitors Tear Gap Apart

Where did Gap Inc.'s (NYSE: GPS) customers go? March same-store sales fell 6%. The figures were particularly brutal for the company's Banana Republic stores, which fell 14% by the same ...
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March Same-Store Sales Growth Muted

Retailers announced March U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a year-over-year increase of just 0.1% for the month. That's not much, but it is ...
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March Same-Store Sales Forecast to Rise Just 0.1%

Several chain stores that still report monthly same-stores sales results will be announcing March numbers after markets close Wednesday and before they open Thursday. Analysts at Retail Metrics are projecting ...
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Top Analysts Upgrade and Downgrades: Apple, Express Scripts, Facebook, Gap, Intel, Schlumberger and More

Last week ended with a furious rally that pushed the indexes back into positive territory for 2016, after the sell-off that started the year had moved stocks into correction territory ...
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Hot Retailers Selling Retro Spring/Summer Fashions: 4 to Buy Now

You knew it, just when you finally got around to gathering all the old clothes you had stowed away for years and took them to Goodwill, it happens. The super-hot ...
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Gross Margins and Inventory Will Be Key With Lululemon Earnings

What has happened with Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) since December serves as one more instance of official analyst downgrades to be either ignored or even used as contrary indicators. ...
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Cheap Gas Could Give Consumers Up to $80 Billion This Year: 4 Stocks That Could Benefit

Face it, unless you live in California, it’s almost been a pleasure to go fill up your vehicle these days. With prices dipping as low as $1.25 in some areas, ...
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Little Upside Seen in February Retail Sales

Retailers are announcing February U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning, and research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a year-over-year increase of just 0.1% for the month. That's not much, but ...
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Q4 Retail Sales Sag on Poor Showing From Wal-Mart; February Sales Up Slightly

The best that can be said for February same-store sales is that they won't be as bad as January's sales, which were down 1.3%. Among the small group of stores ...
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What Changed Analyst Views on Gap After Earnings

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. Earnings were not bad in this report, but guidance kept the stock from advancing. ...
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Does Gap Need to Close More Stores?

It has been a season of retail store closings. Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has shuttered locations, beaten-up Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) will close more, and Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) ...
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Gap Guidance Falls Short of Investor Expectations

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. The company had $0.57 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.39 billion in ...
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January Retail Sales Growth Estimate a Meager 0.2%

Same-store sales for the month of January were weak, but still a couple of ticks higher than January 2015. But fourth-quarter earnings look to be far worse — down 1.4%. ...
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