Brands took a breather on Wednesday. Stocks traded lower on concern the Federal Reserve’s decision to scale back its stimulus program will happen sooner than expected.
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Brands rebounded from earlier losses to end Friday’s session fractionally in the red. Gap Inc. and Abercrombie & Fitch Co. traded lower after both companies released earnings forecasts that fell short of expectations. Meanwhile, Procter & Gamble posted respectable gains.
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