RL : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Ralph Lauren's Son Takes a Leading Design Role

    October 11, 2016
    Retailer and clothier Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL) has named David Lauren, the son of its founder, to be its vice chairman and ...
  2. Luxury Brand Retailers Face Strong Headwinds (RL)

    August 17, 2016
    Luxury brands are feeling the pinch from slower global economic growth and the shift towards e-commerce.
  3. Nike and Ralph Lauren Shine in e-Commerce (NKE, RL)

    June 17, 2016
    A Goldman Sachs analyst has identified Nike and Ralph Lauren as opportunities in the apparel retail sector.
  4. Ralph Lauren Unveils a Fresh Fast-Fashion Strategy

    June 13, 2016
    Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL) recently revealed a surprising new strategy under which it will streamline its portfolio to three ...
  5. Coach CFO Leaves for Same Job at Ralph Lauren

    June 10, 2016
    Handbag maker Coach (NYSE: COH) is just getting its bearings once more after suffering through several years of falling ...
  6. Polo Ralph Lauren Plunges After Dismal Guidance

    June 8, 2016
    Shares of Polo Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL) plunged as much as 10% on Tuesday after the company announced layoffs, store closings, ...
  7. Ralph Lauren Stock Falls 10% on Restructuring Plan

    June 7, 2016
    Ralph Lauren is also looking to adjust and tweak its distribution and expansion strategies and trim costs.
  8. Breaking Down XLY: 3 Components That Are Most Attractive

    May 7, 2016
    Discover three top-performing stocks in the Consumer Discretionary Select SPDR Fund ETF, and learn which one may be the most ...
  9. Ralph Lauren Gets a New CEO and COO (GPS, RL)

    October 1, 2015
    Two of Ralph Lauren's (NYSE: RL) top executives are stepping down. Nearly five decades after founding the company, CEO Ralph ...
  10. Ralph Lauren Introduces Wearable Tech Shirt (RL)

    August 25, 2015
    Now this is how to be fashionable and tech-forward at the same time. Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL), famous for its long-established ...
  11. Abercrombie Poaching Competition to Shake Up Sales (ANF, CRI)

    August 25, 2015
    Suffering from sagging sales as fast fashion rivals lure away customers, teen retailer Abercombie & Fitch (NYSE: ANF) ...
  12. Top 6 Most Profitable Clothing Retailers

    June 15, 2015
    If you’ve visited any mall in America recently, you’ve likely stepped into one, or all, of these clothing companies' shops. ...
  13. Fifth & Pacific's Bill McComb Looks To Kate Spade For Ultimate ...

    February 15, 2013
    Recent rumors suggest that FNP will sell Juicy Couture and Lucky Brand Jeans. The company's best hope lies in its Kate Spade ...
  14. Quiksilver Looks To Disney For Help

    January 9, 2013
    Quiksilver announced Jan. 3 it had hired former Disney exec Andy Mooney as CEO. The news sent its stock up 17% in the subsequent ...
  15. Problems In The Luxury Market?

    October 4, 2012
    Investors know that the luxury goods market is a cyclical industry, but this time may be different.
  16. A Tale Of Two Preppies: Abercrombie and Ralph Lauren

    September 29, 2009
    Abercrombie and Polo both have impressive clothing lines, but there is a clear winner between the two.