Amazon crushed analyst earnings estimates for the fourth quarter as full fiscal year sales surpassed $280 billion, as Jeff Bezos pointed to Prime services driving growth.
Strong sales in home and furniture were cited by Dillard’s as key factors to modest comparable store sales growth in the fourth quarter, as overall sales in the 13-week period ending February 2 were flat.
Tractor Supply Company reported a strong fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 29, 2018, with both net sales and income growing.
Lowe’s recently discussed its strategic priorities and near- and long-term financial targets at its 2018 analyst and investor conference.
With fourth quarter profits exceeding Wall Street expectations, Walgreens Boots Alliance touted gains for both the period and the fiscal year despite weak U.S. retail comps.