Gap's Q3 profit shows 60% increase year-over-year

11/15/2012 | Reuters

Gap reported strong third-quarter earnings and raised its profit outlook for the year, news that sent shares up 3% and helped calm fears of a slowdown heading into the holidays, analysts said. Turnaround efforts at its namesake chain and a "Mad Men"-inspired line at Banana Republic helped drive higher sales in North America. Gap earned $308 million in Q3, compared to $193 million for the same period in 2011.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Catalog Stylist
Neiman Marcus
Irving, Texas
URBN: Senior Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis
URBN, INc.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
URBN: Director of Internal Audit
URBN, Inc.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Associate Creative Director ECommerce
Walgreens
Chicago, Illinois
Business Analyst - Business Process Improvement
Toys
Wayne, New Jersey