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Gap Inc. shares rose as much as 6.1 percent in late trading after preliminary third-quarter earnings topped analysts’ estimates, helped by cost cuts and a tax gain.
Gap Inc. fell the most in more than three years after saying it will replace Chief Executive Officer Glenn Murphy, who was credited with reviving the apparel maker during his seven-year tenure, and posting disappointing September sales.
Gap Inc. Chief Executive Officer Glenn Murphy will leave the clothing retailer next year, passing the reins to one of his lieutenants, Art Peck.
U.S. retailers are suffering through the slowest back-to-school shopping season since the recession ended in 2009, raising concern that the year-end holidays will bring more of the same.
Recent surveys have found that members of the U.S. Millennial Generation — the roughly 80 million Americans born between 1977 and 2000 — pride themselves on their individuality, and shop accordingly.
Gap Inc. said Thursday that its sales edged up 3 percent in the second quarter as growth at Old Navy offset lower sales of the company's namesake brand.
NEW YORK, United States — Gap Inc., the largest U.S. retailer focused on apparel, tumbled as much as 5.3 percent in late trading after posting a comparable-store sales drop for June.
NEW YORK, United States — Gap Inc., the biggest apparel-focused retailer in the U.S., reported first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates, helped by sales of low-priced clothing and athletic gear.
SAN FRANCISCO, United States — Gap Inc. rose as much as 5.8 percent in late trading after posting preliminary first-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates, helped by an unexpected gain in April sales.
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