The Buckle Dec. same-store sales edge down 0.2%, shares climb premarket
Share of retailer The Buckle Inc. rose more than 3% premarket Thursday, after the company said same-store sales fell 0.2% in the five weeks to Jan. 5. Net sales for the period fell 6.7% to $137.4 million. For the 48-week period to Jan. 5, same-store sales fell 0.9%. Net sales fell 2.1% to $839.7 million. Shares have fallen 13.9% in the last 12 months, while the S&P 500 fell 5.9%. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.