May 2017 US Same-Store Sales
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Our monthly US Same-Store Sales Report reviews comparable sales metrics reported by Costco, Buckle and Cato.
Highlights from our May US Same-Store Sales report:
- Comps for the group generally beat expectations in May. Costco’s comps were up 4.1%, beating the consensus estimate of 3.0%.
- Some companies mentioned that weak mall traffic had impacted their sales performance.
- L Brands’ comps were down 7% in May.The company’s Victoria’s Secret business continues to be challenged.