Low expectations paid some high dividends for retailers reporting first-quarter results on Wednesday.
Beginning with Target, all seven of the apparel retailers checking in with quarterly numbers managed to beat analysts’ estimates, even though only three — Hot Topic Inc., Cato Corp. and Citi Trends Inc. — showed actual improvement on the bottom line.
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