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The Buckle's profit soars 43.5 percent in Q1

By Tiffany Montgomery
May 21, 2009 7:04 AM

The Buckle continues to outperform every retailer in America. The company, a large customer for action sports brands, said this morning that its net income rose 43.5 percent to $26.9 million in the quarter ended May 2.

Net sales rose 24.6 percent to $199.7 million, while same-stores sales rose 17.7 percent. 

The Buckle's run of great results shows no signs of slowing down. I was in a Buckle store this week and it was one of the few stores at the shopping center that was busy. 

The Buckle ended the quarter with 392 stores.

 

 


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