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Lower Gas Prices Result in Higher December Comp Sales, Experts Say

Holiday 2015 Sales Report

New York—Lower gas prices, improved consumer confidence and plenty of promotions helped U.S. retailers see stronger sales in … [Read more...]

Cato Post 18% Increase in Q3 Profit

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Charlotte, NC—Cato Corp. reported an 18% increase in its third quarter income as sales increased 8%. For the quarter ended Nov 2, … [Read more...]

October Retail Comps Lackluster Due to “Uninspiring Fashion”?

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New York—Few retailers have been reporting their monthly sales figures but still there’s some interim value in them. Hence, of the … [Read more...]

September Comp Sales Rise “Modestly”

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New York—With some last minute back to school/college sales to their credit, retailers today reported a modest increase in their … [Read more...]

Back to School Lifts August Comp Sales

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New York—Retailers earned a shiny red apple in August as back to school spending helped lift sales. According to Ken Perkins, … [Read more...]

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...]

July, a “Transitional Month,” Posts Sluggish Comp Sales

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New York—About six months ago, harsh winter weather stymied retail sales. But now it seems that warmer weather may be in factor in … [Read more...]

Retail Comp Sales in June Once Again Beat Forecasts

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New York—Retailers sailed past estimates for their June comparable store sales results as better weather and lower unemployment … [Read more...]

Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates

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Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates New York—May comparable store sales beat estimates as consumers shopped … [Read more...]

April Retail Comp Sales Jump Past Estimates

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New York—After being foiled by winter storms and bad weather and a later Easter, retailers today reported a comparable store sales … [Read more...]

March Comps Softer Thanks to Easter Shift to April

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New York—With the harshest of winter subsiding last month, it still look a flurry of discount promotions to lure shoppers into … [Read more...]

Winter Weather, Promotions Hit Cato Q4 Profit, Sales

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Charlotte, NC—Cato Corp. today reported that winter storms and a challenging, highly competitive holiday season adversely affected … [Read more...]