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December Same-Store Sales

December Same-Store Sales

DECEMBER SAME-STORE SALES
DECEMBER NOVEMBER OCTOBER
2007 2006 2007 2007
% Change % Change % Change
DEPARTMENT STORES
Bon-Ton -11.3 -5.8 8.6 -3.2
Dillard’s -5.0 -5.0 1.0 -7.0
Macy’s Inc. -7.9 4.4 13.4 -1.5
Gottschalks -13.8 0.6 0.4 -3.0
Kohl’s -0.7 3.0 10.2 -3.8
Neiman Marcus 2.9 7.1 5.8 8.5
Nordstrom -4.0 9.0 8.7 -2.4
J.C. Penney -7.5 2.6 2.6 -1.8
Saks 0.8 11.1 25.7 10.6
Stage Stores -7.1 2.2 3.6 -2.9
Average: -5.4 2.9 8.0 -0.7
 
SPECIALTY CHAINS
Abercrombie & Fitch -2.0 -1.0 2.0 -2.0
Aeropostale 12.2 1.7 6.6 3.0
American Eagle -2.0 13.0 0.0 -3.0
Ann Taylor -9.4 -5.3 3.9 -4.2
Banana Republic -1.0 2.0 4.0 -2.0
Bath & Body Works -8.0 5.0 -6.0 -6.0
Buckle 18.7 3.6 18.2 14.9
Cache -10.0 4.0 -4.0 -3.0
Cato -8.0 -6.0 -6.0 -8.0
The Children’s Place 2.0 5.0 3.0 2.0
Chico’s FAS -13.7 -2.0 -13.7 -10.6
Christopher & Banks -1.0 -7.0 1.0 22.0
Gap (U.S. stores) -9.0 -9.0 1.0 -7.0
Hot Topic -6.2 -5.1 -8.3 -4.0
Limited Brands -8.0 -7.0 -7.0 -6.0
Mothers Work -7.6 -0.3 0.0 -3.9
Old Navy -8.0 -10.0 -3.0 -11.0
Pacific Sunwear -2.8 -3.2 2.3 -0.8
Rite Aid -0.5 2.6 0.9 0.4
Victoria’s Secret -8.0 10.0 -8.0 -7.0
Walgreen 2.6 7.9 4.4 6.9
Wet Seal 0.6 1.3 -1.7 -5.4
Wilsons -7.1 -23.1 0.4 -21.8
Zumiez 3.9 11.5 5.6 5.1
Average: -3.0 -0.5 -0.2 -2.1
 
MASS MERCHANTS
BJ’s Wholesale Club 3.0 0.6 7.7 1.4
Costco 7.0 9.0 6.0 2.0
Ross Stores 3.0 2.0 3.0 4.0
Stein Mart -5.7 0.0 -8.9 -5.2
Target -5.0 4.1 10.8 6.1
TJX Cos. 3.0 6.0 7.0 4.0
Wal-Mart (discount stores) 2.6 1.3 1.0 2.8
Average: 1.1 3.3 3.8 2.2
 
Tally:
Up 14 26 29 15
Flat 0 1 2 0
Down 27 14 10 26
Total 41 41 41 41
 
SOURCE: COMPANY REPORTS