Brian Sozzi

Tiffany & Co. Posts 33% Jump in Q2 Profits

Tiffany cited its new Locks collection as being a bestseller in its third quarter.

New York—On Friday, it just wasn’t breakfast at Tiffany & Co, it was a feast: the world’s second largest luxury retail jeweler … [Read more...]

Abercrombie & Fitch Q2 Profit Jumps on Improved Sales

Abercrombie & Fitch

New Albany, OH—Abercrombie & Fitch Co. said today its second-quarter net income rose 64%, boosted by higher demand for its … [Read more...]

Walmart Q2 Profit Rises, U.S. Division “Improving”

Walmart is stepping up plans to add smaller locations like this Walmart Express this year.

Bentonville, AR—Walmart Inc. posted today a 5.7% increase in its second quarter profits even as its U.S. division reported flat … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Q2 Profit Rises, Lifts Outlook

JLo previews her collection for Kohl's in O magazine

Menomonee Falls, WI—Stating that its bottom line benefited from “prudent expense management,” Kohl's Corp raised today its … [Read more...]

July Retail Sales Surprise, Stronger Than Expected


New York—Although July retail sales were down from a year ago, many retailers defied doom and gloom expectations to post … [Read more...]

Coach Posts Q4 Income Rise, but Margins Falter

Gwyneth Paltrow, the face for Coach in its Fall ad campaign

New York--Coach Inc. posted today a 3.6% increase in its fourth quarter earnings on the back of continued sales growth as more of … [Read more...]

Polo Ralph Lauren Q3 Income Soars 52%

Ralph Lauren 2011 Spring-Summer Ad Campaign

New York--Polo Ralph Lauren raised its full-year profit outlook Wednesday after third-quarter profit rose by more than half, … [Read more...]

Back to School Bolsters Sept. Sales

Back to School

As parents bought back to school merchandise closer once again, September retail sales showed solid gains besting Wall Street’s … [Read more...]

Sears 2Q Loss Narrows, Kmart Margins Improve

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings Corp. said today that its second-quarter loss narrowed and profit margins increased at its … [Read more...]

Target’s Q2 Earnings Rise 14% on Improved Cost, Credit Cards

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Minneapolis--Target Corp.'s (TGT) fiscal second-quarter earnings rose 14%, helped by cost cuts and strength in its credit card … [Read more...]

Overseas Markets Help Offset Walmart’s Lagging U.S. Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart said Tuesday its second-quarter profit rose 3.6%, as demand in Mexico, Brazil and China helped offset a … [Read more...]

Wall Street Calls July Retail Sales “Tepid”


New York--While July sales reported by 30 retailers today were up 3% overall, they fell short of the 3.2% increase market analysts … [Read more...]