Retail, luxury stocks were uneven.
The ceo said Urban is showing some positive momentum after a year of shrinking sales and profits.
The French beauty group posted first-half net profits of 10.7 million, down 59.4 percent year-on-year.
Companies are said to be heading into the holiday season with cleaner inventory levels.
As sales of graphic Ts increase, that has helped boost sales of logo merchandise.
The megaretailer is nearing a settlement with the government stemming from allegations that an international expansion went too smoothly.
Retail and luxury stocks were uneven.
Jan Singer is working to refocus the brand on its core attributes as it struggles with sales and profits.