28 Apr '15, 7pm

$AAPL - Coach Inc. Earnings: Handbag Maker Bludgeoned by Falling Sales and Profits

$AAPL - Coach Inc. Earnings: Handbag Maker Bludgeoned by Falling Sales and Profits

If Coach's quarterly results keep going in this direction, it won't just be window displays that are in the red. CEO Victor Luis might try to spin Coach 's (NYSE: COH ) third-quarter earnings by saying he was "excited by the strong results" the handbag maker put up, but any reasonable reading of the numbers shows this was just another brutal quarter. Sales and profits fell through the floor once again, and the North American market remains the weakest link in an aging and stumbling brand. Source: Data from company earnings report. Chart by author. A barren wasteland There was hardly anything on which to hang one's hat of hope. Sales in North America cratered 24% to $493 million as the region's comparable-store sales continued their inexorable decline, dropping 23% from last year. This marks the eighth straight quarter -- and ninth of the last 10 -- in which Coach has recor...

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