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Francesca’s to Close Stores, May File for Bankruptcy

Company shares fell more than 33 percent during Monday’s trading session as a result.

clock November 16, 2020Kellie Ell

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Walmart Goes to Town With New Mixed-Use Concept

Retail behemoth’s new retail format is squarely aimed at a higher-end consumer.

clock October 29, 2018Sharon Edelson



Francesca’s Stock Tanks on Warning of Further Sales Declines

The mall boutique said back-to-school has been “very challenging.”

clock August 21, 2017Kali Hays

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Stocks Higher as Nike’s Self-Lacing Shoe Gets Launch Date

Stocks are moving higher as Nike announces the launch of its self-lacing shoe and Wal-Mart pays out bonuses.

clock September 21, 2016Debra Borchardt


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Francesca’s Names Steve Lawrence as Its New Chief Executive Officer

Francesca’s names Steve Lawrence as its new chief executive officer.

clock September 21, 2016Debra Borchardt

A look from Francesca's.


Francesca’s Shares Jump as the Company Raises Guidance

The retailer crushed its second-quarter earnings by beating analysts’ estimates and raising guidance, causing the stock to pop in early trading.

clock September 7, 2016Debra Borchardt

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U.S. Stocks Lower as Tailored Brands Disappoints, but Christopher & Banks Delivers

Stocks are lower as Tailored Brands disappoints, but Christopher & Banks delivers a solid quarter.

clock June 9, 2016Debra Borchardt

A look from Francesca's.


Francesca’s Sales Increase, but Guidance Is Lowered

Francesca’s beat its earnings estimates, but lowered guidance for the second quarter.

clock June 9, 2016Debra Borchardt

Stock market traders.


Rising Consumer Prices Take Down Stocks

Stocks fell as consumer prices rose rapidly in April, Francesca’s ceo unexpectedly resigned and TJX Beat earnings estimates.

clock May 17, 2016Debra Borchardt

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Stocks Lower as Nike Slips, While Francesca’s Steps Up

Stocks are lower as Nike disappoints investors with a revenue miss, while Francesca’s delivers sales increase.

clock March 23, 2016Debra Borchardt


Francesca’s Sales Rise, But Growth Looks to be Slowing

Francesca’s sales increased in the fourth quarter, but the pace of growth looks to be slowing this year and that disappointed investors.

clock March 23, 2016Debra Borchardt



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