For the three months ended April 26, earnings fell to $55.4 million from $59.5 million last year. Total revenues for the quarter fell 1 percent to $1.06 billion from $1.07 billion, while comparable revenues dropped 2.5 percent.
For the nine-month period earnings grew 40 percent to $178.5 million from $127.8 million in the year prior. Revenue jumped 4.7 percent to $3.57 billion from $3.41 billion, while comps increased 2.6 percent.
For further coverage, see Thursday’s issue of WWD.