TITLE

Jones Profit Declines 18%

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Vicki M.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/26/2006, Vol. 192 Issue 88, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of the Jones Apparel Group. Jones posted a decline in third quarter due in part to the sale of Polo Jeans Co. as well as wholesale sales to Federated Department Stores. Earnings per share also declined by 13 cents. Pete Boneparth of Jones said that the company is pleased with the results and that the operating margin in their core wholesale business was up.
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23016146

 

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