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    1. UPDATE 1- Gap expects dollar, port delays to hurt profit this year

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      Thu, 26 Feb 2015

      Feb 26 (Reuters) - Apparel retailer Gap Inc forecast a drop in full-year profit, citing a strong dollar, shipment delays due to disruptions at U.S. West Coast ports and declining sales at its flagship Gap brand.

    2. Gap expects lower full-year profit due to strong dollar, West Coast delays

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      Thu, 26 Feb 2015

      Feb 26 (Reuters) - Apparel retailer Gap Inc forecast a drop in profit for its year ending January 2016, citing a strong dollar and merchandise delays due to labor issues at U.S. West Coast...

    3. Friday Five: Not Much Gas for Retail Sales

      Video Reports

      Thu, 12 Feb 2015

      Retailer [TICKER: GPS ] Gap raised its fourth-quarter ..... pretty well. Glaser: Gap is a narrow-moat retailer ..... Weishaar, Morningstar's Gap analyst, sees this as ..... their stores through the Gap and the Old Navy brands predominantly

      Old Navy found at 3:11

      the imagination just because there is a strong dollar right now. Stipp: Retailer [TICKER: GPS ] Gap raised its fourth-quarter guidance, as it's doing pretty well. Glaser: Gap is a narrow-moat retailer that is posting pretty good numbers right now. We saw that from an increase in their fourth-quarter earnings guidance ahead of their full results, which are coming later this month. Bridget Weishaar, Morningstar's Gap analyst, sees this as a sign that they are able to continue to command some pricing power, have brands that are resonating with consumers, and are able to get them into their stores through the Gap and the Old Navy brands predominantly. Shares actually do look a little bit undervalued right now, which is why I wanted to feature this one today. They are in 4-Star territory. We don't have that many stocks right now that are undervalued and that have economic moats, and Gap certainly looks like one. Bridget thinks that one of the underappreciated stories here is that there is probably some room for margin
    4. Undervalued Retailer Closes Gap With Competitors

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      Wed, 11 Feb 2015

      although the core Gap brand accounts ..... including Old Navy , Banana Republic ..... recovery in Banana Republic can offset ..... weakness in Gap and still allow ..... We think Gap is better positioned ..... expanding Old Navy and Gap in Asia, and expanding global Gap and Banana Republic outlets. We see Gap Inc . China growing

    5. Gap cuts design chief job as sales slowdown continues

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      Thu, 29 Jan 2015

      CHICAGO (Reuters) - Gap Inc said on Thursday it has eliminated the role of creative director Rebekka Bay, the latest in a slew of changes in strategy as the apparel retailer attempts to revive sagging sales.

    6. Gap Reports Weak Third-Quarter Sales but Tight Expense Control; Shares Undervalued

      Commentary

      Fri, 21 Nov 2014

      Although Gap 's constant currency ..... of greater China for Gap , will become Global President for Gap brand in December. Andi Owen, who now leads the Gap Outlet division, will become Global President for Banana Republic . We are encouraged that

    7. Although Third-Quarter Top-Line Growth Was Weak, Gap Seems to Manage Expenses; Shares Undervalued

      Commentary

      Thu, 6 Nov 2014

      monthly sales report, Gap reported third-quarter ..... missteps at the core Gap brand. That being said ..... some time to get the Gap product back on track ..... year over year with Gap Global down 5%, Banana Republic Global flat, and Old Navy Global up 1%. For the

    8. Friday Five: A Wild Week for Stocks; HP and Gap Make Changes

      Video Reports

      Fri, 10 Oct 2014

      business. [TICKER: GPS ] Gap ( GPS )--disappointing. What's going wrong at Gap ? Glaser: They had ..... turning around that core Gap brand. They had a 3 ..... sales in September. Old Navy and Banana Republic looked a little bit

      Gap GPS found at 6:52

      Switching over to another fabled California company: This one in the apparel GPS Gap ( GPS )--disappointing. What's going wrong at Gap Glaser: They had some disappointing numbers this week. They are really continuing to have trouble turning around that core Gap brand. They had a 3% decline in same-store sales in September. Old Navy and Banana Republic looked a little bit better, with gains, but that core Gap brand is really what's driving the company right now. But also very surprisingly, Glenn Murphy--he has been the CEO--just said that he was going to step down, that Art Peck was going to be taking over--he is a current Gap executive--and that he is really going to be the one who is going to try to lead more of this turnaround of Gap [he's going to] lead more online initiatives, really trying to get things back on track here. Bridget Weishaar, who is our Gap analyst at Morningstar, thinks that this is very possible, that Gap still has a narrow economic moat. They have a lot of brand equity; they have good returns on invested capital. They are
    9. Gap Still Struggles to Turn Around Namesake Brand, Gets New CEO; Trimming Fair Value Estimate

      Commentary

      Wed, 8 Oct 2014

      to have been made at Banana Republic and Old Navy , with September comparable ..... respectively, the core Gap brand continues to struggle ..... continue to think that Gap can get operating margins ..... turning around the core Gap brand could take more

    10. Gap Reports Weak August Sales but Our Long-Term Growth Thesis Remains Intact

      Commentary

      Thu, 4 Sep 2014

      Gap traded down after-hours ..... month with strength in Old Navy (positive 2% comp sales ..... offsetting weakness in Gap (negative 6% comp sales) and Banana Republic (negative 2% comp sales ..... the weak sales at the Gap brand left inventory ..... this week. We think the Gap brand will continue to

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