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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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Lululemon Earnings Rollercoaster Sets a Lower Bar

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal-year results before markets opened Thursday. The yoga gear maker reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.75 on revenues of $521.0 ...
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Opportunity in Kohl’s as Merchandising Officer Departs

Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) may have a mixed bag on the news reaction that the company's chief merchandising officer is leaving the company. This sort of news can be a ...
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Ahead of Earnings, Lululemon Is Still Not Cheap

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is due to report earnings this week, and the reality that investors need to face is that it is still not exactly a cheap stock. ...
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What to Watch For in Nike Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) will report earnings on Thursday after the close of trading. As a reminder, Nike is now a Dow Jones Industrial Average component. The Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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Under Armour: Does a Stock Split Really Add 3% in Stock Value?

Investors have tracked the notion of stock splits for more than two generations now. The problem is that stock splits do not actually change the fundamentals of a company. Some ...
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