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TJX Q2 Net Rises 7.9 Percent

TJX

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.-Increased sales, especially from its HomeGoods and TJX Europe units, boosted The TJX Cos.’ second-quarter bottom-line total to $517.6 million, up 7.9 percent above the second quarter of last year. Total net sales in the quarter, which ended on Aug. 2, were $6.9 billion, gaining 7.4 percent and including a companywide same-store sales pickupMore »

Last updated: August 19, 2014

Electrolux Q2 Net Gains 27 Percent

Electrolux

STOCKHOLM-In spite of an overall sales decline, Electrolux bolstered its second-quarter bottom line by 27 percent to SEK815 million (about $124.3 million based on the conversion rate of Swedish kroners to U.S. dollars for the period). Expense controls provided some of the help to the bottom line in the quarter. Selling, general and administrative expensesMore »

Last updated: July 18, 2014

Macy’s Q1 Net Up, Sales Down

Macy’s Inc.

CINCINNATI-In spite of a drop in sales, Macy’s managed to raise its first-quarter net income by 3.2 percent, to $224 million. An improvement in gross margin and reductions in expenses keyed the bottom-line pickup in the quarter, which ended on May 3. Gross margin increased by 10 basis points to 38.9 percent. Selling, general andMore »

Last updated: May 14, 2014

Hudson’s Bay Q4 Net Falls 66.5 Percent

Hudson’s Bay

TORONTO-Increased costs, especially those stemming from its acquisition of Saks, hurt Hudson’s Bay Co.’s bottom line for both the fourth quarter and fiscal year. Net income for the quarter finished at C$29.1 million ($27.2 million, according to the average exchange rate for the quarter), down 66.5 percent from last year’s fourth quarter. The retailer postedMore »

Last updated: April 3, 2014

Big Lots Q4, FY Net Falls; CFO Johnson Upped to EVP

Big Lots

COLUMBUS, Ohio-Big Lots reported steep declines in net income for its fourth quarter and fiscal year, which ended on Feb. 1. Along with releasing its financial results, the retailer said Timothy Johnson, its senior vice president and chief financial officer has been promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer. Net income for theMore »

Last updated: March 7, 2014

Michaels Net Jumps 65.7 Percent in Q3

Michaels

IRVING, Texas-Increased sales, improved gross margin and a significant reduction in interest expense bolstered Michaels’ bottom line in its fiscal third quarter ending on Nov. 2. Net income for the arts and craft specialty retailer totaled $58 million, up 65.7 percent as net sales gained 10.3 percent to finish the quarter at $1.1 billion. TheMore »

Last updated: December 10, 2013