|Traded as||NYSE: AEO|
|When it was created||1977|
|Headquarters||77 Hot Metal Street Southside Works, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Number of locations||
929 American Eagle Outfitters|
|Key people||Jay Schottenstein (Chairman and interim CEO)|
|Things made||Apparel, accessories, lingerie, personal care, footwear|
|Money earned||US$3.160 Billion (FY 2011)|
|Operating income||US$231.1 million (FY 2011)|
|Net income||US$151.7 million (FY 2011)|
|Total assets||US$1.951 billion (FY 2011)|
|Total equity||US$1.417 billion (FY 2011)|
|Employees||39,600 (Jan 2012)|
|Website||American Eagle Outfitters|
|Previous||American Capital Group|
|Next||American Family Insurance|
American Eagle Outfitters is an American clothing and accessories retailer, headquartered in the Southside Works Neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1977 by brothers Jerry and Mark Silverman as a subsidiary of Retail Ventures, Inc., a company which also owned and operated Silverman's Menswear. The Silvermans sold their ownership interests in 1991 to Jacob Price of Knoxville, TN. American Eagle Outfitters is the parent company of Aerie and formerly of 77 kids.
The brand targets 15- to 25-year-old males and females, with 911 American Eagle Outfitters stores and 158 Aerie stand-alone stores. In 1977, the first American Eagle Outfitters store opened in Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi, Michigan.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "American Eagle Outfitters, Form 10-K, Annual Report, Filing Date Mar 15, 2012". secdatabase.com. http://pdf.secdatabase.com/2206/0001193125-12-117468.pdf. Retrieved Jan 5, 2013.
- ↑ History of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. – FundingUniverse. Fundinguniverse.com. Retrieved on 2013-07-23.
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