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Coach, Inc. (COH)

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  • Aug. 31, 2012, 7:41 AM
    Hermes lifts its 2012 sales target after seeing strong demand from wealthy shoppers in Asia run through July and August. The positive outlook from the French maker of designer clothes and leather accessories comes on the heels of double-digit revenue growth in H1, despite ongoing sluggishness in Europe. On watch: MAGOF.PK, TIF, COH, GUCG.PK
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  • Aug. 30, 2012, 1:55 PM
    Today's round of strong sale reports from major retailers may give firms the confidence to hold back on more promotional activity heading into the holiday season, according to AlixPartners. One promising trend is that shoppers stepped out to buy bolder, more fashion-oriented lines - instead of just replenishing the basics. With the retail table now set for a strong Q3 as the back-to-school season roars to a powerful start, optimism starts to creep up that consumers might even keep the good vibes going right through the crucial holiday period.
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  • Aug. 28, 2012, 2:47 PM
    Shares of Coach (COH +1.1%) settle back down after a fat finger trade reportedly sent shares spiking higher earlier in the afternoon.
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  • Aug. 28, 2012, 8:44 AM
    After sizing up the roundup of Q2 reports from high-end retailers in China, analyst Rahul Sharma sees a trend emerge. "Solid demand from cosmetics to watches, but costs, competition are making their margins shrink." Under pressure: RL, COH, EL, LVMUY.PK, GUCG.PK.
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  • Aug. 21, 2012, 12:47 PM
    Riverpark/Wedgewood Institutional's David Rolfe got the dip he was looking for in shares of Coach (COH -0.6%) after the retail name reported torpid Q2 earnings. The power of the Coach franchise makes the company a good long-term play even into the headwinds of a skittish global economy, according to the fund manager.
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  • Aug. 21, 2012, 7:44 AM
    Coach (COH) declares $0.30/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 2.14%. For shareholders of record Sep 10. Payable Oct 01. Ex-div date Sep 06. (PR)
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  • Aug. 14, 2012, 7:39 AM
    Shares of Coach (COH) run up a 1.2% gain premarket after Michael Kors smashes the estimate of analysts with its FQ1 report. If the move is based on a broad luxury stock runup, HedgeyeRetail sees a fool's rally in play with the strong sales at Michael Kors coming at the direct expense of Coach.
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  • Aug. 9, 2012, 11:19 AM
    It's only anecdotal evidence, but Tiburon Research Group's Leah Vermulen can't help but notice (Twitpic) that Coach's (COH -1.9%) factory stores are adding new signage to dramatically show markdowns from original prices. The company said in an earnings CC that increased promotions hurt profit at factory stores in Q2. Will Q3 be any better?
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  • Aug. 7, 2012, 8:34 AM
    Luxury names get a boost after Fossil (FOSL) knocks out an earnings beat with its Q2 report. Though guidance was trimmed a bit by the fashion accessory retailer, broad revenue gains and a welcomed lack of any dire Europe warnings is helping to boost sentiment. Premarket luxury gainers: Movado Group (MOV) +1.1%, Coach (COH) +1.9%, Ralph Lauren (RL) +1.3%.
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  • Aug. 6, 2012, 2:33 PM
    Luxury retail stocks trade higher after Prada rides strong Asian growth to post a solid jump in first-half revenue. Asian demand from high-end spenders is crucial for the sector, often leading to peers swinging up and down together. Gainers: KORS +4.7%, RL +3.2%, COH +3.8%.
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  • Aug. 6, 2012, 12:10 PM
    Shares of Coach (COH +4.4%) jump higher to take back more ground lost after the retailer's weak Q2 report. A positive article in Barron's citing the company's strong management and potential to turn around is helping to lift sentiment.
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  • Aug. 1, 2012, 9:12 AM
    Buckingham comes out with a defense of beat-up Coach (COH), saying the power of its brand and tendency to keep prices level should help see the luxury retailer bounce back. The take is a bit different than the rest of the Street that remains largely blown away by same-store sales growth in the U.S. that fell from +10% a year ago to only 1.7% - leading to the question of whether or not Coach has lost its catchet? COH +1.6% premarket.
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  • Jul. 31, 2012, 9:10 AM
    Premarket gainers: AH +32%. CRUS +21%. CIE +16%. LQDT +14%. KLIC +13%. ATPG +12%. ZLCS +9%. HLF +7%. VLO +6%. NOK +6%.
    Losers: RLD -25%. COH -16%. DNDN -15%. HUM -10%. STX -8%. OCZ -8%. TWGP -7%. AMRN -5%. MMR -5%.
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  • Jul. 31, 2012, 9:00 AM
    Shares of Coach (COH) tumble 15.1% in premarket trading after the retailer saw U.S. sales come in sluggish in Q2. On its earnings CC, (webcast), execs say the weak economy prompted the company to use couponing in factory stores again to clear inventory.
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  • Jul. 31, 2012, 7:13 AM
    More on Coach's (COH) Q2: Comparable U.S. store sales rose 1.7%, far below the Q1 mark of 6.7% and the consensus estimate of analysts calling for 6% sales growth. Direct-to-consumer sales increased 13$ Y/Y to $1.05B. Sees muted consumer environment in North America for FY13. (PR)
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  • Jul. 31, 2012, 7:01 AM
    Coach (COH): FQ4 EPS of $0.86 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $1.16B misses by $40M. (PR)
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Company Description
Coach Inc is a New York design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle collections. Its product offerings include women's and men's bags, accessories, business cases, footwear, wearables, jewelry, sunwear, travel bags, watches and fragrance.