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Stocks To Watch For September 5, 2014

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Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

The Gap (NYSE: GPS) posted a 2% drop in August same-store sales, versus analysts' expectations for a 1.6% gain. Gap shares dipped 5.56% to $44.00 in the after-hours trading session.

El Pollo Loco Holdings (NASDAQ: LOCO) reported stronger-than-expected fiscal second-quarter earnings. El Pollo Loco shares surged 4.63% to $36.40 in the after-hours trading session.

Shares of Michael Kors Holdings (NYSE: KORS) fell more than 4% in after-hours trading after the company reported that the Hong Kong private equity investor Sportswear Holdings will sell its remaining 5.7% stake in the company in an offering launched Thursday. Michael Kors shares declined 4.25% to $76.57 in after-hours trading.

Infoblox (NYSE: BLOX) reported upbeat results for the fiscal fourth quarter. Infoblox shares jumped 11.86% to $15.19 in the after-hours trading session.

Zumiez (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) issued a weak third-quarter earnings forecast. However, the company reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings. Zumiez shares dropped 3.42% to $31.30 in after-hours trading.

Quiksilver (NYSE: ZQK) reported downbeat results for the third quarter. The company posted an loss of $0.20 per share on revenue of $395.7 million. However, analysts were expecting earnings of $0.03 per share on revenue of $439.6 million. Quiksilver shares tumbled 9.89% to $2.55 in after-hours trading.

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