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Gap Climbs After Better Than Expected September Sales

SAN FRANCISCO, United States — Gap Inc. shares rose as much as 6.7 percent in late trading after its September sales were a bit better than expected, boosted by a rebound at its Old Navy chain. Same-store sales gained 4 percent at Old Navy last month, the San Francisco-based retailer said on Thursday. Analysts had projected growth of less than 1 percent, according to Retail …