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September Retail Comp Sales: Solid, not Stellar

Shopping

New York--With their back-to-school sales in their final month, and gearing up for fall and holiday merchandise, retailers … [Read more...]

August Comp Sales Better than Expected

Lady Gaga made an appearance shopping in New York City for back to school.

New York--Nearly all U.S. retailers posted better-than-expected sales gains in August at comparable store sales as parents and … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Q2 Profit Falls, But Meets Expectations

"Dark Angel" fall trend at Victoria's Secret

Columbus, OH—Limited Brands today reported that its second quarter profit fell 38% due to fewer one-time gains and a slight … [Read more...]

July Retail Comp Sales Give Surprising Results

Do July comparable store sales indicate good things for the back to school season?

New York—Credit the stifling temperatures in many parts of the nation that sent consumers indoors seeking refuge in the cool of … [Read more...]

A “Volatile” June Makes for Disappointing Sales Comps

Retail Sales

New York—A combination of bad weather mixed with “stagnant” macroeconomic pressures created a recipe for a disappointing June at … [Read more...]

May Retail Comp Sales Mostly Rise on Mother’s Day Sales

Retail Sales

New York—Helped by a later Mother’s Day, the second biggest gift holiday after Christmas, and continued consumer spending on … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Q1 Beats Estimates, but Q2 Outlook Disappoints

Summer 2012 at Victoria's Secret

Columbus, OH—Limited Brands, parent to Victoria’s Secret and Henri Bendel, reported Wednesday a first quarter profit that beat … [Read more...]

April Retail Comp Sales: Worst in 2 Years

Retail Sales

New York—After better-than-expected comparable store sales results in February and March, April disappointed. In fact, comparable … [Read more...]

March Retail Gets Boost from Easter Sales

Easter Shopping

New York—While last month may have been the warmest March in more than 50 years, what really helped lift March retail sales were … [Read more...]

Despite Increased Q4 Costs, Limited Brands’ Result Beat Forecasts

2012 swim catalog from Victoria's Secret, owned by Limited Brands

Columbus, OH—Despite a fourth quarter profit decline due to restructuring costs at its La Senza lingerie brand, Limited Brands … [Read more...]

January Comp Sales Reflect Holiday Hangover

Retail Sales

New York—Normally a weaker month for sales anyway, January turned out to be a mixed bag for retailers. Following of the heels … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Rise 3.3% on Mixed Holiday Results

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—“Sales were decent but not great.” That’s how Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics, summed up today’s December … [Read more...]