Stage Stores Swing into Wider Q1 Loss on Costs, Slowed Sales

Stage Stores

Houston—Blaming cooler weather that hindered consumers from shopping for spring merchandise in March and April, Stage Stores Inc. … [Read more...]

Walmart Reports “Difficult” Q1 with Disappointing Earnings


Bentonville, AR—"Frankly, we had a more difficult quarter than expected," Mike Duke, Walmart’s chief executive, told analysts … [Read more...]

Despite Sales Slip, Kohl’s Beats Q1 Profit Expectation

Jennifer Lopez at a preview showing of her collection for Kohl's this week.

Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s Corp. reported today that its first quarter profit fell 4.5% but the nation’s third largest department … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q1 Profit Rises on Better Comp Sales, Gross Margin

Dillard's store

Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s Inc. reported Wednesday that its first quarter profit beat estimates thanks to improved sales and … [Read more...]

Skechers Swings into Q1 Profit on Sales Jump


Manhattan Beach, CA—Skechers USA Inc. swung into a first quarter profit on Wednesday after a big jump in sales.For the quarter … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Posts Impressive Profit Despite Difficult Q1

Macy's stores celebrating American Style this summer

New York—Macy’s Inc. proved again to be a market leader today as its first quarter profit increased 20% despite challenges among … [Read more...]

Tod’s Predicts 2013 Profit Despite Q1 Sales Decline


Rome—Despite a decline in its first quarter sales, Tod's SpA Tuesday said it expects increased profit this year.For its … [Read more...]

Ferragamo Q1 Profit, Sales Stronger Than Expected

Salvatore Ferragamo

Florence, Italy—Shares of Salvatore Ferragamo SpA rose to a record high in trading today in Milan after the footwear and … [Read more...]

How to Overcome Affluent Consumer Resistance to Indulge in Luxurygoods

Luxury Goods

Stevens, PA—If luxury spending by U.S. affluent consumers has chilled as some studies have suggested, then it will be incumbent … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Stores Q1 Sales Rise


York, PA-- Bon-Ton Stores has reported Monday a slight increase in first-quarter sales, despite the impact of unfavourable weather … [Read more...]

Caché Q1 Loss Widens on Taxes, Charges


New York—Caché swung into a wider first quarter loss as it faced a larger income tax provision and employee separation … [Read more...]

Apparel, Accessories Sales Increase Help April Retail Sales Rise Higher Than Expected


Washington—The U.S. Commerce Department today released April retail sales figures that were much better than anyone expected lead … [Read more...]