New York & Co. Swings into Q1 Profit

Summer at New York & Company

New York—New York & Company Inc. swung into a first quarter profit which the company credited to better pricing and … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Boasts 43% Jump in Q1 Profit on Strong Sales

White essentials and accessories at Gap this summer

San Francisco—Gap Inc.’s turnaround plans seem to be right on schedule. The specialty retailer reported Thursday afternoon that … [Read more...]

Sears Swings into Larger-Than-Expected Q1 Loss

Sears

Chicago—Shares of Sears Holdings Corp. tumbled about 16% in trading today after the retailer reported Thursday night a … [Read more...]

Buckle Inc. Q1 Profit Edges Down on Higher Costs

Buckle Summer '13

Kearney, NE—Buckle, Inc. said Thursday its first quarter profit fell slightly as its operating expenses increased.For the … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren Q4 Profit Jumps, But Sales Miss

Cool nautical blues with pops of color in the windows of Ralph Lauren's Madison Avenue store

New York—While Ralph Lauren Corp. today beat estimates with a 35% rise in its fourth quarter profit, the company’s sales and full … [Read more...]

Sales Rise Bolsters L Brands Q1 Profit

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Columbus, OH—L Brands Inc. (formerly known as Limited Brands) posted Wednesday a 14% increase in first quarter earnings as sales … [Read more...]

American Eagle Outfitters Q1 Profit Hit by Sales Decline

American Eagle Outfitters

Pittsburgh—“A tough macro-environment as well as cooler weather” hindered sales in American Eagle Outfitters Inc. first quarter … [Read more...]

Cato Q1 Profit Down 3% on Softer Sales

The mint trend in spring accessories at Cato Fashions

Charlotte, NC—Cato Corp. said today its first quarter profit declined 3% as sales fell due to “difficult economic conditions,” … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Loewe

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Item of the Day: Loewe Although renowned for its artisan-made leathergoods, Loewe isn’t a brand one would normally associate with … [Read more...]

Weak Sales Cut Target’s Q1 Profits by 29%

Logo on the Lawn

Minneapolis—Following up its April warnings that its first quarter results would be weaker than expected, Target Corp. today … [Read more...]

TJX Q1 Profit Up 8% on Comp Sales, Margins

TJX Cos.

Framingham, MA—TJX Companies, one of the largest off-price retailers, said Tuesday that its fiscal first quarter profit rose 8% as … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Alters Approach to Chinese Market

Home page for Neiman Marcus' Chinese website

Dallas—With many top luxurygoods brands warning of a slowdown in China, Neiman Marcus seems to be taking a cautious … [Read more...]