Urban Outfitters Inc.’s third-quarter profits topped both its own year-ago performance and analysts’ estimates as strong sales at Anthropologie helped it overcome weakness at the flagship brand.
The Philadelphia-based retailer said for the three months ended Oct. 31, net income rose 5.3 percent to $63.4 million, or 36 cents a diluted share, compared with $59.3 million, or 35 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter. Net sales climbed 5.8 percent to $505.9 million from $478 million in 2008.
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