NEW YORK — The WWD Stock Index dipped 0.7 percent to 1,076.07 from 1,083.25 last week, while the S&P 500 fell 1.2 percent to 1,108.12 from 1,122.14.
Shares of Jones Apparel Group plunged 8.3 percent to $33.69 from $36.75 a week ago after the company lowered earnings guidance for the third and fourth quarters.
Pacific Sunwear of California Inc.’s stock declined 4.1 percent to $21.60 from $22.52 last week, despite its tapping Seth Johnson, former chief operating officer of Abercrombie & Fitch, to take the same position on Nov. 1. He will rise to chief executive officer in April.
Wet Seal Inc. was said to be in talks to sell off its Arden B. division. The company’s shares finished the week up 3.5 percent to $1.82 from $1.76 a week ago.
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)