Retail winners and losers: Shares of Aeropostale (ARO -4.4%) slump after the retailer takes on a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Retail winners and losers: Shares of Aeropostale (ARO -4.4%) slump after the retailer takes on a downgrade from Janney Montgomery to Neutral from Buy with a softish $14 price target to go along with the cut. The early word on the street is that the company saw a less-than-stellar Black Friday. On the slip side of the coin, Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF +3.5%) trades higher after analysts pounding the pavement over the weekend noted lines out the door at outlets and transactions percolating at a good clip.