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Will Cold Weather Damage Fourth-Quarter GDP?

By some measures, first-quarter U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) was pummeled by $50 billion due to cold weather and snow. Another snap of similar weather has occurred over the past ...
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Does Movado Represent the Death of the Wristwatch?

Movado Group Inc. (NYSE: MOV) saw its stock plummet in Friday’s trading session on missed earnings, but this could be the signal for a larger movement. It reported $0.86 in ...
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Ralph Lauren Earnings Subdued by Revenue Miss, Softened Outlook

Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE: RL) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 company earnings before markets opened Wednesday. The apparel company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.25 on revenues of $1.994 ...
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Very Differing Views on 2014 Holiday Retail Sales Growth Expectations

We have seen swings in consumer sentiment and we have seen swings in economic reports while the rest of the world has been seeing a slowdown. Now the big question ...
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Boot Barn Files for IPO

Boot Barn Holdings Inc. filed its S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given for this offering ...
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Analyst Shows Why Nike Is Worth $100

Credit Suisse issued a research report today that Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) might be worth more than previously thought. In the wake of a strong earnings report, Nike seems poised more than ...
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Will GoPro Face Real Competition From Polaroid and Other Players?

The story of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) has been a fascinating one. The question might not be whether the story may have become too fascinating for investors, but one question ...
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Nike Soars to All-Time High as Orders Climb

Nike Inc.) reported fiscal first quarter 2015 earnings after markets closed Thursday. The athletic gear company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.09 on revenue of $8 billion. In ...
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Can Nike Vault This Next Earnings Report?

Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is set to report earnings on Thursday after the market closes. This will be the first quarter for its fiscal 2015 year. Following the end of ...
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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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