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Cato Q2 Profit, Sales Rise

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Charlotte, NC—The Cato Corp. reported today that its second quarter profit rose 6% as total sales and comp sales increased.For … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q2 Profit Down 8.1, Lowers Outlook

Summer weekend looks from LOFT

New York— Ann Inc. said today that its second quarter income was down 8.1%For the quarter ended Aug. 2, Ann reported a profit … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q2 Profit Up 10%, Plans for India

Banana Republic stores recently introduced a new look in merchandise

San Francisco—Despite narrowed margins like some other specialty retailers, Gap Inc. reported late Thursday a 10% rise in profit, … [Read more...]

Ross Stores Q2 Better-Than Expected Earnings

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Pleasanton, CA—Ross Stores reported late Thursday a better-than-expected second quarter earnings causing the off price retailer to … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings Q2 Loss Widens on “Unacceptable Sales”

Shop Your Way, Sears Holdings' "successful" loyalty program

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings today reported another dismal earnings report. This time, its second quarter profit widened to … [Read more...]

“Dollar Wars” Update: Family Dollar Rejects Bid from Dollar General

Inside A Family Dollar Store Ahead of Earnings Reports

Matthew, NC—The acquisition battle over Family Dollar by two of its biggest rivals took another twist day. Family Dollar rejected … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Stores Q2 Loss Narrows, Cuts Full Year Outlook

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York, PA--Bon-Ton Stores has narrowed its net loss slightly in the second quarter.Net loss in the second quarter narrowed to … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q2 Profit Down Despite Higher Sales

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Jacksonville, FL—Citing “important initiatives” in place, Stein Mart today reported its second quarter profit fell 49% as costs … [Read more...]

Buckle Inc. Q2 Profit Misses View, But Sales Top

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Kearney, NE—Buckle Inc. has booked a drop in earnings in the second quarter.In the three months to August 2, net income was … [Read more...]

With 62% Drop in Q2 Profit, Target Lowers Full Year Outlook

Shopping carts are stacked inside a Target store in Dallas

Minneapolis—As Target cut prices to attract shoppers who were upset with the huge holiday data breach, the mass merchant today … [Read more...]

Macy’s Settles Racial Profiling Charges, Pays $650K

Holiday Shoppers Seek Out Deals On Black Friday

Albany, NY—For the second time in two weeks a New York retailer had settled allegations that it participating in racial … [Read more...]

American Eagle Outfitters Q2 Profit Falls 70%, But Still Beats Estimates

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Pittsburgh—American Eagle Outfitters reported today that its second quarter profit dropped 70% as sales weakened and some expenses … [Read more...]