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Buckle beats Street with falling Q2 profit


Kearney, Neb. —The Buckle Inc. beat Wall Street expectations for profit in the second quarter of fiscal 2015. The retailer achieved this feat even as net income slipped 4% to $23.5 million from $24.1 million.

Growth in cost of sales and selling expenses cut The Buckle’s profit. Net sales increased 0.1% to $236.1 million from $235.7 million. Same-store sales decreased 1.7%. In one bright note, online sales increased 17% to $20.1 million from $17.1 million.

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