American Eagle Loses Altitude

Shares of the trandy clothing retailer dipped Wednesday after its earnings forecast disappointed investors

American Eagle Outfitters (AEOS) has gotten more high school and college-aged shoppers to buy its clothes during recent months. But don't count on predictability from teenagers while clothing retailers are fighting each other like dogs. As the Warrendale (Pa.) company builds up its brands to keep them competitive, American Eagle on Mar. 7 announced a slightly disappointing earnings forecast.

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