This week promises to be a good one for fashion and apparel industry in general, and for the quoted companies within it in particular. The likes of Movado, PVH, Michael Kors or Ralph Lauren Corp have

Bebe stores inc. (BEBE) Thursday reported a weakening in profit for the fourth quarter, severely hit by comparable store sales decrease and lower gross margins. However, earnings for the quarter came

Express reported a 26 percent increase in second quarter profit Wednesday, but lowered its outlook for the year on slower than expected sales growth sending shares down over 11 percent. Express Inc.

Urban Outfitters earned net 61 million dollars for the second quarter of 2012 and 95 million dollars for the first half of 2012. Earnings per diluted share were 0.42 dollars in the second quarter of

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Over the past six months, 60 percent of the listed fashion companies in the FashionUnited Top 100 Index registered an increase in the value of their stock. During this period, the total rose by 6 per

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. shed nearly 4% Thursday in Wall Street after announcing that has ideentified about another 180 stores to close over the next few years as the teen-apparel retailer's looks

H&M, J.C. Penney and Esprit owned the scene in the international stock markets on Wednesday, although for vary different reasons. While shares of the second world largest apparel retailer gained

Body Central Corp saw its shares crashing nearly 40% on Tuesday after the company cut its second-quarter outlook due to a heavy discounting to clear out piled-up inventory. The apparel retailer has r

Shares of Esprit Holdings Ltd fell by nearly a quarter on Wednesday after the clothing retailer's chief executive resigned, casting uncertainty over its costly restructuring plan and efforts to revit

Michael Kors hasn´t disappointed yet all the contrary: the American eponymous label ended the fiscal year on March 31, 2012 with a $1.3 billion turnover, up by 62% from last fiscal year’s

Hong Kong shares could start higher on Thursday, tracking the overnight gains on Wall Street on signs that European policymakers could decide on a solution for ailing Spanish bank and the U.S. may ta

U.S. stocks retained Wednesday's rally, but came off session highs, after the release of the Federal Reserve's Beige Book, which found the U.S. economy still growing at a moderate pace. Following the

G-III Apparel and Gap Inc shook Wall Street with respective hikes in quarterly sales. Meanwhile, London Stock Exchange remained close due to the Jubilee celebrations, waiting for the quarterly releas

The Cato Corporation Thursday reported sales of $84.3 million for the four weeks ended May 26, 2012, a 4% increase over sales of $80.7 million for the four weeks ended May 28, 2011. In the same vein,

The European markets finished in the red across the board on Wednesday, dragged down by concerns over a possible Greek exit from the Eurozone and worry over the banking situation in Spain. Meanwhile,

After a long weekend in half of the main stock markets, Burberry gained 2.71% pulling the Footsie up, while Foot Locker gained support from Deustche Bank and Zumiez witches analysts with a stronger t

Tiffany & Co. declined the most in four months after cutting its full-year profit and sales forecasts due to lower than expected results within the US market. The jewellery firm fell 8% to $56.86

Markets closed mixed on Wednesday, truly cheered by Burberry´s 24% rise in profit yet having been warned after Guess Inc. reported first consecutive drop in annual profit in eight years. Analys

Week ahead brings another wave of corporate releases and news shaking the international markets. On Tuesday it was the turn for Express, Urban Outfitters, Pacific Sunwear of California and Ralph Laur

French Connection shares leaped more than 20% on Thursday after the British retailer issued its third profit warning of the year. In a statement, the chain said it “appears unlikely” that

Chico's said Q1 EPS rose 23% to 32 cents, beating expectations by 2 cents, its ninth quarter of double-digit EPS growth. Sales rose 21% to $650.8 million, above views of $630.4 million, and its best

In Italy, Ferragamo said it expects “significant” revenue growth in 2012 after reporting first-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates. The shares fell 1% to 17.10 euros. Ita

Nippon Yusen KK shares lost over 3 percent following a drop in cargo rates. Trend Micro, Ajinomoto Co, Fuji Electric, Bridgestone Corp, Fast Retailing, Panasonic Corp, J Front Retailing and Mitsui &a

Wednesday saw two big losers in Maidenform Brands (-3.7%) and Esprit (-7.2%) as both posted revenues decreases and worst-than-expected figures. On the other extreme, Macy's, with an impressive 38% hi

In a busy trading session, Fossil owned the markets after announcing a drastic cut on its full year outlook on weakness in Europe and costs related to the acquisition of Danish watchmaker Skagen, sen

On Thursday H&M Hennes&Mauritz AB held its Annual General Meeting where the proposed dividend of SEK 9.50 per share was approved in accordance with the Board of Directors’ proposal. The

Both Under Armour and bebe saw good growth on Wednesday following corporate news. For the sportswear firm is all about football these days, whereas Bebe Stores are benefitting from a better than expe

Generally speaking, market analysts are not actually celebrating the glimpse they already had on the second half of 2012. Market movers were A&F and Sears, that took analysts by surprise with bet

German tailored suits maker Hugo Boss and the hype Crocs were the clear leaders on Thursday, as they not just posted two digit growth for their respective first quarters, but also took the lead in th