Hurricane Irene's swath through the Caribbean this week probably left many of the no-longer paradise-bound wondering: Should I have taken out travel insurance? At the peak of hurricane season, even experts who usually shun the coverage say you should consider the policies.
Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) reported earnings of 56 cents per share for the quarter ending Oct. 30, up from 44 cents per share a year earlier.
Net sales rose 18% to $885.8 million, including direct-to-consumer sales, the retailer said in a statement. Sales at stores open at least one year rose 7%.
Shares of Puerto Rico's Banco Popular have fallen about 27% this year and the bank has been called the least expensive big bank in America. Hilary Kramer says that the bad news is now behind the company and the stock has upside potential.