Shares of The TJX Cos. Inc. rose 2.4 percent after the company posted first-quarter results and raised its full-year outlook.
Net income for the three months ended May 5 rose 33.6 percent to $716.4 million, or $1.13 a diluted share, from $536.3 million, or 82 cents, a year ago. On an adjusted basis, diluted EPS was 96 cents. Net sales climbed 11.7 percent to $8.69 billion from $7.78 billion. The company said consolidated comparable-store sales rose 3 percent for the quarter. The retailer also said gross profit margin for the quarter was 28.9 percent, down 0.1 percentage point from the year ago quarter.
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