Retailers are beginning to get back on their feet.
Although there were a few misses, the rapidly shrinking list of stores that still report comparable-store sales posted mainly solid results in October, prompting many to raise estimates for the third quarter. The number of companies reporting will be reduced by one in fiscal 2013 as Kohl’s Corp. will stop releasing monthly sales data, citing a desire to “align with the wishes of its investors and the practice of the majority of its retail peers.”
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