Financial News

03/13/2014 - 2:26pm

Many retailers have pointed to a persistent and severe winter for weak holiday and fourth-quarter sales. But according to the National Retail Federation, retail sales rebounded in February.

03/13/2014 - 10:44am

An unrelenting Dollar General continues to push forward with plans to open 700 stores this year despite reporting weak financial results and a 1.3% same-store sales increase for the fourth quarter.

03/06/2014 - 12:25pm

Kroger danced around "the elephant in the room" in declining to discuss future merger and acquisition plans on its fourth-quarter conference call Thursday morning.

03/06/2014 - 10:48am

Rite Aid on Thursday posted a 1.5% increase in same-store sales for the five weeks ended March 1.

03/06/2014 - 9:17am

Fred's Super Dollar on Thursday posted $157.5 million in sales, representing a decline of 1%, for the four weeks ended March 1.

03/05/2014 - 10:41am

Weis Markets on Tuesday evening posted $686.4 million in fourth-quarter sales for the 13-week period ended Dec. 28, 2013, representing a decline of 1.1% as compared to the year-ago period.

03/05/2014 - 9:50am

Walgreens on Wednesday reported February sales of $6.1 billion, an increase of 5% compared with the same month in fiscal 2013.

03/03/2014 - 12:24pm

Publix sales for the fiscal year ended Dec. 28, 2013 were $28.9 billion, a 5.2% increase.

02/28/2014 - 4:12pm

Fred’s Super Dollar has visited CVS Caremark, Dollar General and Walgreens seeking bids for its Southeastern chain of discount stores, according to a report published Friday by Bloomberg News.

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