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Stein Mart Q4 Profit Soars 65% on Strong Sales Gains

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart Inc. ended its fiscal 2014 with a surge in profit and sales in its fourth quarter. For the quarter … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Stein Mart Q4 Profit Falls But Beats Estimates

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart Inc. today said its fourth quarter profit dropped due to lower sales and one-time charges but adjusted … [Read more...]

Storms, Shopper Fatigue Chill January Comp Sales

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New York—January is normally the slowest month at retail, but this year the Arctic whammy from a polar vortex chilled sales more … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Were Up—But at a Price?

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—Discounts may have helped comparable store sales rise 2.7% in December, but that stronger-than-expected increase often … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q3 Returns to Profit, Sales Up

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart Inc. posted Thursday a return to third quarter profit as sales continued to increase. For the … [Read more...]

Promotions Helped Lift October Comp Sales Above Estimates

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New York—Political gridlock, a government shutdown and fears that the United States would default helped to deflate consumer … [Read more...]

Stein Mart (Finally) Premieres Its Online Store

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Jacksonville, FL—Fulfilling what Chairman/CEO Jay Stein told analysts “is the most important thing we’re going to do this year,” … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q2 Profit Jumps on Better Sales, Margins

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart today reported that its second quarter profit jumped 47.8% as the off-price retailer’s sales and … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Accessories, Retail Stories

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New York--Life has its ups and downs and this week had plenty of gains and losses. On the gain side, Saks Inc., parent to Saks … [Read more...]