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Gap Inc announces Q2 dividend of $0.23 per share
Thursday, 18 May 2017 04:16pm EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Gap Inc :Gap Inc announces second quarter dividend.Sets quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share.  Full Article

Gap Inc's Q1 sales $3.4 billion
Thursday, 18 May 2017 04:15pm EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Gap Inc :Gap Inc reports first quarter results.Reaffirms FY earnings per share view $1.95 to $2.05.Q1 earnings per share $0.36.Q1 sales $3.4 billion.Company continues to expect capital spending to be approximately $625 million for fiscal year 2017.Expects total inventory to be about flat at end of first half of fiscal year 2017 when compared with end of first half of fiscal year 2016.At end of Q1 of fiscal year 2017, total inventory was about flat year-over-year.Company now expects store count to be about flat at end of fiscal year 2017 compared with fiscal year 2016.Now expects total inventory to be about flat at end of first half of fiscal year 2017 when compared with end of first half of fiscal year 2016.Updated EPS guidance for H1 2017 to be down mid-single digits versus adjusted diluted earnings per share for first half of fiscal year 2016.Company expects to spend about $100 million on share repurchases in Q2 of fiscal 2017.Foreign currency fluctuations negatively impacted earnings per share for Q1 of fiscal year 2017 by an estimated $0.03.Company continues to expect capital spending to be approximately $625 million for fiscal year 2017.Company continues to expect comparable sales for fiscal year 2017 to be flat to up slightly.Gap Inc's comparable sales for Q1 of fiscal year 2017 were up 2 percent versus a 5 percent decrease last year.  Full Article

Gap Inc - as of Jan 28, 2017, co had workforce of about 135,000 employees
Monday, 20 Mar 2017 02:41pm EDT 

Gap Inc : Gap Inc - as of January 28, 2017, co had workforce of about 135,000 employees versus about 141,000 employees as of January 30, 2016 .Gap Inc - co's workforce includes combination of part-time and full-time employees.  Full Article

Gap executive says expects forex to continue to be headwind in 2017 - conf call
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 06:22pm EST 

: Gap executive - in 2016, completed winddown of Old Navy Japan business & closure of number of Banana Republic stores primarily internationally - conf call . Gap executive - currently expect that foreign exchange will continue to be a headwind in 2017 - conf call . Gap executive - co's current plan would be to repurchase $100 million in shares in the first part of the year - conf call . Gap CEO - "I'm bullish on Athleta and I'm bullish on the brand's growth prospects" - conf call Further company coverage: [GPS.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Gap sets quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 04:16pm EST 

Gap Inc :Sets quarterly dividend of $0.23per share.  Full Article

Gap Q4 sales rose 1 pct to $4.43 billion
Monday, 6 Feb 2017 04:15pm EST 

Gap Inc : Gap Inc. reports January and fourth quarter results . Sees FY 2016 adjusted earnings per share $2.01 to $2.02 excluding items . Q4 sales rose 1 percent to $4.43 billion . January sales rose 2 percent to $828 million . Sees FY 2016 earnings per share $1.68 to $1.69 . Comparable sales for Q4 of fiscal year 2016 were up 2 percent . Comparable sales for January 2017 were up 1 percent . Gap Inc - For Q4 of fiscal year 2016, company expects its reported diluted earnings per share to be in range of $0.54 to $0.55 . Sees Q4 adjusted earnings per share $ 0.50 to $ 0.51 .Q4 earnings per share view $0.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Gap Inc November sales $1.53 bln vs $1.57 bln
Thursday, 1 Dec 2016 04:19pm EST 

Gap Inc : Gap inc. Reports november sales results . November sales $1.53 billion versus $1.57 billion . Gap inc - comparable sales for november 2016 were down 1 percent versus an 8 percent decrease last year . Gap-Estimated fire, which occurred in a building in new york, negatively impacted november 2016 comparable sales by approximately 3 percentage points . Gap inc - noted that majority of fire-related negative impact to comparable sales during q4 of fiscal year 2016 occurred in november .Gap inc - "while november traffic trends remained challenging, we are encouraged that performance improved in back half of month".  Full Article

Gap Inc CFO List-Stoll to get annual base salary of $875,000
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 05:23pm EST 

Gap Inc :Gap Inc - CFO List-Stoll to get annual base salary of $875,000 - sec filing.  Full Article

Gap Inc appoints new CFO Teri List-Stoll to start in January 2017
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 04:15pm EST 

Gap Inc : Gap Inc - appointment of Teri List-Stoll as executive vice president and chief financial officer . Gap Inc - List-Stoll will succeed Sabrina Simmons . Says List-Stoll held position of executive vice president and chief financial officer for dick's sporting goods, inc . Gap Inc - once List-Stoll joins Gap Inc in mid-January, Simmons will shift into an advisory role through end of company's fiscal year .Gap inc. Appoints new chief financial officer to start in January 2017.  Full Article

New York State Police- ATF National Response Team says fire incident at Gap intentionally set
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 05:55pm EDT 

Gap Inc : New York State Police - ATF National Response Team concluded that fire incident at Gap Distribution Center in Fishkill, New York was intentionally set .New York State Police - NYSP and ATF are continuing the investigation.  Full Article

RPT-Fashion M&A, like a crop top, is hard to pull off

NEW YORK, July 11 Mergers and acquisitions for fashion retailers are like a crop top t-shirt: a risk best braved by a select few and avoided after a certain age.