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Did Urban Outfitters Win or Lose From the Controversial Kent State Shirt?

Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) has had its share of controversy in offensive clothing over the years. Its latest "vintage" Kent State sweatshirt for $129 had red spots on it ...
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Can Lululemon Earnings Bring Investors Back?

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is set to report earnings on Thursday before the market opens, followed by a conference call on Thursday morning as well. After such a magnificent ...
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Can New Product Lines Really Save Quiksilver?

Quiksilver Inc. (NYSE: ZQK) reported its earnings Thursday after the market closed and has received more than just a negative reaction. The company reported -$0.20 in operating earnings per share, ...
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Aeropostale Taking Big Gamble on New CEO, Make That the Old CEO

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) made the surprise announcement that it will reinstate Julian Geiger as its acting chief executive officer (CEO). The company is hoping that with a new CEO it can recover ...
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American Apparel Continues to Fall Apart

The departure of founder and CEO Dov Charney has not helped the financial results of American Apparel Inc. (NYSE: APP), although it may be too early to say. Regardless, the ...
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Nike Credits Stock Buybacks for Profits

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2014 earnings after markets closed Thursday. The athletic gear company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.78 on revenue of ...
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Analysts Show Buyout Chances Remain Low at Lululemon

Many investors believe that stocks become cheap once they drop 50% from their peak. The problem is that a 50% off stock market sale does not mean that a company ...
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Analyst Debunks Lululemon Buyout Chatter

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) may feel cheap on a historical price-to-earnings (P/E) comparable analysis and after a huge stock drop, but the stock is still valued at a premium ...
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Has Lululemon Lost All of Its Supporters?

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is still in trouble after earnings. No one with any sanity was really expecting a good earnings report, but the problems of yesterday keep becoming ...
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Nike Launches Eco-Friendly Line of Clothes

The sports apparel market is crowded with giants that include German company Adidas and smaller companies like faltering Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU). Little wonder that market leader Nike Inc. ...
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Lululemon Issues Earnings, Continues to Fall Apart

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The yoga gear maker reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.34 on revenues of $384.6 ...
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FTC Approves Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank Merger

After the two sides in the acrimonious $1.8 billion merger between Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) and Jos. A. Bank (NASDAQ: JOSB) finally reached an agreement, the drama faded from the headlines, ...
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Who Wants to Buy Lululemon?

Shares of beleaguered yoga-inspired apparel maker Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) got a boost Tuesday morning on new speculation it may be a takeover target. VF Corp. (NYSE: VFC) is ...
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Retailers With the Most Facebook and Twitter Followers

The incredible growth of social media has become part of daily life. Nearly every product, store, sports team, band, movie, you name it is on Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) and Twitter ...
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Sears Is the New Abercrombie?

Sears Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) on Thursday introduced Now + Here, a new fast-fashion shop within its stores and on its website that aims to offer monthly deliveries of trendy ...
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