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Gosh Darn It, OshKosh!
By Rich Smith
May 11, 2005

When rumors begin to fly that your company's going to be bought out, it's best to take your optimism in small doses. Especially when your company makes clothing for small people.

Back in February, when people began suggesting that children's clothier OshKosh B'Gosh (Nasdaq: GOSHA) was "for sale," the stock took an immediate 15% jump for joy, as happy shareholders began to hope that their struggling retailer would earn them some allowance money without even doing the tough chore of improving its business performance...
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