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Cato Corp (CATO.N)

CATO.N on New York Stock Exchange

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20 Jun 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Cato Reports April Same-Store Sales Down 6 Pct
Thursday, 10 May 2018 

May 10 (Reuters) - Cato Corp ::CATO REPORTS APRIL SAME-STORE SALES DOWN 6%.APRIL SALES FELL 11 PERCENT TO $71.8 MILLION.Q1 SALES FELL 1 PERCENT TO $236 MILLION.APRIL SAME STORE SALES FELL 6 PERCENT.APRIL SALES WERE IMPACTED BY SHIFT OF EASTER FROM APRIL LAST YEAR TO MARCH THIS YEAR.STARTING TO SEE MORE FAVORABLE SALES TRENDS.CATO SAYS REMAIN CAUTIOUSLY OPTIMISTIC ABOUT ABILITY TO BUILD ON IMPROVED SALES TRENDS IN Q2.  Full Article

Cato Says March Sales Rose 4 Percent To $96.9 Million
Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 

April 12 (Reuters) - Cato Corp ::STORE SALES UP 6%.MARCH SALES ROSE 4 PERCENT TO $96.9 MILLION.MARCH SAME STORE SALES ROSE 6 PERCENT.STORE SALES TO BE IN LOW NEGATIVE SINGLE DIGITS".  Full Article

Cato Reports December Same-Store Sales Down 9 Pct
Thursday, 4 Jan 2018 

Jan 4 (Reuters) - Cato Corp ::CATO REPORTS DECEMBER SAME-STORE SALES DOWN 9%.DECEMBER SALES FELL 9 PERCENT TO $94.7 MILLION.SEES FY EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.50 TO $0.65.SEES Q4 LOSS PER SHARE $0.30 TO $0.45.  Full Article

Cato Reports 8 Pct Fall In November Same-Store Sales
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Cato Corp ::CATO REPORTS NOVEMBER SAME-STORE SALES DOWN 8%.NOVEMBER SALES FELL 9 PERCENT TO $62.2 MILLION.NOVEMBER SAME STORE SALES FELL 8 PERCENT.- "NOVEMBER SAME STORE SALES DECLINE IS CONSISTENT WITH OUR CURRENT TREND".- ‍"CONSEQUENTLY, WE CONTINUE TO EXPECT OUR FULL YEAR EARNINGS TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW LAST YEAR"​.  Full Article

Cato says Q3 earnings per share $0.11
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Cato Corp -:Cato reports 3Q EPS of $0.11.Q3 earnings per share $0.11.Q3 sales fell 9 percent to $188.4 million.Q3 same store sales fell 9 percent.Cato Corp - has opened 6 new stores during 2017, down from original plan of 13 stores and expects to close 26 stores versus original plan of 19 stores​.Cato Corp - "‍continue to expect our full year earnings to be significantly below last year"​.  Full Article

Cato reports October same-store sales down 7 pct
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Cato Corp :Cato reports October same-store sales down 7%.Q3 sales fell 9 percent to $188.4 million.October same store sales fell 7 percent.October sales $62.3 million.Cato Corp - ‍we expect our full year earnings to be significantly below last year​.Cato Corp - "‍although Oct same store sales are better than current year trend, our two year same store sales comparisons remain below expectations​".  Full Article

Cato reports January same-store sales down 15 percent
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 

Cato Corp : Cato corp says expect diluted q4 eps results will be within previous range of a loss of $0.50 to a loss of $0.54 . Cato reports January same-store sales down 15% . Fy2017 earnings per share view $1.68 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . January sales fell 14 percent to $45.5 million . Q4 sales fell 12 percent to $218.2 million . January same store sales fell 15 percent . Sees FY earnings per share $1.66 to $1.70 .Q4 earnings per share view $-0.52 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cato reports September same-store sales down 9%
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016 

Cato Corp : Cato reports September same store sales down 9% . September sales fell 8 percent to $76.2 million . "september same-store sales were well below our expectations" . Cato corp september same store sales view down 4 percent – thomson reuters data . Sees Q3 earnings per share $0.07 to $0.11 . September same store sales fell 9 percent . Expect Q3 earnings per diluted share will be in range of $.07 to $.11 versus $.30 last year ."decrease in earnings due to lower sales is offset by favorable adjustments to effective tax rate as a result of continuing tax initiatives".  Full Article

Cato Corp says August same-store sales down 8 pct
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 

Cato Corp : Reports August same-store sales down 8 pct . August sales fell 7 percent to $62 million . August same store sales fell 8 percent . Sales for thirty weeks ended August 27, 2016 were $584.1 million, down 2 pct ."August same-store sales continued our negative trend and remain well below our expectations".  Full Article

Cato reports Q2 earnings per share $0.57
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 

Cato Corp : Q2 earnings per share $0.57 . Cato reports 2Q earnings per share up 2 percent . Q2 sales fell 5 percent to $236.7 million . Expectations for Q3 remain unchanged . Cato Corp sees Q3 earnings per diluted share in range of $0.13 to $0.18 . Same-store sales for quarter decreased 6 percent to last year . Cato Corp says estimate of earnings per share for full year is now a range of $2.32 to $2.41 .Now expects to open 12 new stores during 2016, down from 23 stores due to lack of shopping center development and increased competition for available space.  Full Article

BRIEF-Cato Reports April Same-Store Sales Down 6 Pct

* APRIL SALES WERE IMPACTED BY SHIFT OF EASTER FROM APRIL LAST YEAR TO MARCH THIS YEAR