Comparisons of November sales at department stores

AP News
Posted: Dec 03, 2009 9:28 AM

Summary of how sales at selected major department stores' locations that have been open at least a year changed in November from the same month last year.

The figure is considered a key indicator of a retailer's health because it excludes sales at stores that open or close during the year.

Bon-Ton Stores Inc. -6 pct

Dillard's Inc. -11 pct

Fred's Inc. -3.3 pct

J.C. Penney Co. -5.9 pct

Kohl's Corp. 3.3 pct

Neiman Marcus Group Inc. -7.5 pct

Nordstrom Inc. 2 pct

Macy's Inc. -6.1 pct

Saks Inc. -26.1 pct

Stage Stores Inc. -12.5 pct