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July 30, 2012

Lower cotton costs will boost the earnings of US retail apparel companies during the coming back-to-school season, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.

New York -- Lower cotton costs will boost the earnings of US retail apparel companies during the coming back-to-school season, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.

The report, "Back to School: Lower Cotton Costs, Gas Prices Set Stage for Higher 3Q Earnings,” notes that for the third quarter overall, Moody's expects the apparel-makers' growth in earnings to outpace their growth in sales.

October 26, 2011

The U.S. retail industry will perform in line with sluggish U.S. GDP growth through 2012 as persistent unemployment, stock market volatility and economic gloom weigh on consumer confidence and spending, according to a new report by Moody's Investors Service.

New York City -- The U.S. retail industry will perform in line with sluggish U.S. GDP growth through 2012 as persistent unemployment, stock market volatility and economic gloom weigh on consumer confidence and spending, according to a new report by Moody's Investors Service.
 

May 16, 2010

Moody's Investors Service on Monday raised Whole Foods Market's rating outlook to positive from stable,...

May 16, 2010

Moody's Investors Service on Monday raised Whole Foods Market's rating outlook to positive from stable,...

March 21, 2010

Credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service on Monday upgraded its rating for the probability Dillard's...

January 29, 2009

Moody's Investors Service said it might lower some of Starbucks Corp.'s ratings after the coffee...

September 20, 2005

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September 20, 2005

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