A Fashion Fiasco at Urban Outfitters

By Ashley Lutz - 2011-11-18T17:38:37Z

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Urban Outfitters' shares have slid 27 percent this year, Bloomberg's Ashley Lutz reports. Chief Executive Officer Officer Gary Senk said the chain's problems are "a fashion issue, pure and simple." How bad does fashion have to be to hit the share price? Lutz went to Eric Beder, an analyst at Brean Murray, Carret & Co. in New York, for his incisive commentary on both stocks and fashion. Here, his take on Urban Outfitters' worst misses.