April 30, 2015

As a result of higher same-store sales and a continued optimistic outlook for future business conditions, the National Restaurant Association's Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) remained in positive territory in March. The RPI, a monthly composite index that tracks the health of and outlook for the U.S. restaurant industry, stood at 102.2 in March, down 0.4% from February's level of 102.6.

April 29, 2015

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. kicked off fiscal 2015 with a strong performance in the first quarter.

April 28, 2015

Higher selling, general and administrative (SG&A expenses) helped drive down net income at The Container Store Inc. during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, and the retailer expects open nine new stores and relocate one store during fiscal 2015.

April 14, 2015

A senior executive at The J.C. Penney Co. Inc. has accidentally disclosed same-store sales growth to date in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

April 9, 2015

Pier 1 Imports Inc. on Thursday reported a declining profit for its fourth quarter and also announced that it plans to close 100 stores as part of a three-year real estate optimization plan.

March 27, 2015

Belk Inc. credited strong holiday sales for helping to boost net income in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 8% to $104.4 million from $96.3 million the same period a year earlier.

March 26, 2015

Signet Jewelers Ltd. on Thursday posted a better-than-expected 30% surge in profit its fourth quarter.

March 25, 2015

Destination XL Group Inc. grew sales and margin and swung to a profit in its fourth-quarter, reporting net income of $1.6 million, after a $55.1 million loss in the same period a year earlier.

March 25, 2015

Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $26 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.

March 19, 2015

Value-oriented food retailer Smart & Final Stores Inc. plans to accelerate its expansion after posting double-digit sales growth in the fourth quarter.

March 13, 2015

Hibbett Sports Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with competitive net income and sales growth during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.

March 12, 2015

Ulta Beauty is running strong. On Thursday, the fast-growing beauty products and services retailer posted fourth quarter profit and revenue that topped Wall Street expectations, including an 11.1% jump in same-store sales. I

March 4, 2015

With its core teen audience attracted by fast-fashion and tech gadgets, Abercrombie & Fitch had a tough time of it in the fourth quarter, with declines in both income and sales.

March 4, 2015

Higher selling, general and administrative (SG&A) expenses, including asset impairment charges primarily related to lower-than-expected operating performance at the struggling Justice banner, cut into profits at Ascena Retail Group Inc. during the second quarter of fiscal 2015.

March 4, 2015

The impact of two replacement stores and a same-store sales increase of 2.5% helped boost net income at Village Super Market Inc. 146% to $6.6 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2015, from $2.8 million in the same quarter a year earlier.

March 3, 2015

A dropping cost of sales helped Stage Stores Inc. boost net income 76% to $43.72 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, up from $18.26 million the same quarter a year earlier.

February 27, 2015

Costs and expenses did not grow at the same rate as sales during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 at Ross Stores Inc., resulting in significant net income growth compared to the prior year period.

February 26, 2015

Chico’s FAS Inc. on Thursday revealed plans to close more stores, cut jobs and decrease its capital spending to $100 million for fiscal 2015, a 29% decrease to its three-year average.

February 25, 2015

Target on Wednesday reported a net loss of $2.6 billion (pre-tax loss of $5.1 billion) in its fourth quarter due to the impact of its exit from Canada, compared to a $520 million gain year-ago period.

February 24, 2015

Expense from a pension settlement and higher selling, general and administrative (SG&A) costs drove Havertys into the red for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.

February 24, 2015

Macy's fourth quarter net income fell to $793 million from $811 million a year earlier, topping analysts expectations.

February 24, 2015

Vitamin Shoppe Inc. expects to open about 60 new stores during fiscal 2015.

February 11, 2015

Specialty discount apparel retailer Citi Trends Inc. reported some encouraging trends in terms of sales for fiscal and full year 2014.

February 10, 2015

Urban Outfitters Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with its sales for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2014.