VF Corp. delivered a fourth-quarter earnings gain of 51.4 percent, which is against a tough macroeconomic backdrop that contributed to weakness in its Nautica sportswear business.
Net income, driven by the firm's jeanswear and outdoor businesses, weighed in at $164.4 million, or $1.46 a diluted share, which compared with $108.6 million, or 95 cents, a year earlier. Revenues for the three months ended Dec. 31 jumped 22.3 percent to $2 billion from $1.6 billion.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)