Promotions and tighter cost controls helped Children's Place Retail Stores Inc beat market estimates by a penny, even as the company brought in more merchandise to prepare for the holiday selling season.
Teen-clothing retailer Pacific Sunwear of California Inc posted a strong third quarter, but saw demand fall off a cliff in recent weeks, sending the stock tumbling 20 percent in trading after the bell.
Shares in Richemont, the world's second largest luxury goods group, surged after a series of brokers raised their price targets and upgraded their ratings for the group after a strong set of first-half results.
Debt-laden Mariella Burani Fashion Group is weighing taking on a strategic investor after it failed to close a debt restucturing accord ahead of a Monday 16 November deadline, the luxury goods company said.
Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz posted an unexpected 3 percent drop at established stores in October, blaming weak sales in some of its major markets on the global downturn and knocking its shares.