KEARNEY, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE: BKE) announced today that comparable store net
sales, for stores open at least one year, for the 4-week period ended
November 28, 2015 decreased 7.9 percent from comparable store net sales
for the 4-week period ended November 29, 2014. Net sales for the 4-week
fiscal month ended November 28, 2015 decreased 6.8 percent to $96.9
million from net sales of $104.0 million for the prior year 4-week
fiscal month ended November 29, 2014.
Comparable store net sales year-to-date for the 43-week period ended
November 28, 2015 decreased 3.7 percent from comparable store net sales
for the 43-week period ended November 29, 2014. Net sales for the
43-week fiscal period ended November 28, 2015 decreased 2.1 percent to
$884.5 million from net sales of $903.6 million for the prior year
43-week fiscal period ended November 29, 2014.
Offering a unique mix of high-quality, on-trend apparel, accessories,
and footwear, Buckle caters to fashion-conscious young men and women.
Known as a denim destination, each store carries a wide selection of
fits, styles, and finishes from leading denim brands, including the
Company’s exclusive brand, BKE. Headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska,
Buckle currently operates 469 retail stores in 44 compared to 463 stores
in 44 states as of December 3, 2014. To listen to the Company’s recorded
monthly sales commentary, please call (308) 238-2500.
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OF 1995: All forward-looking statements made by the Company involve
material risks and uncertainties and are subject to change based on
factors which may be beyond the Company’s control. Accordingly, the
Company’s future performance and financial results may differ materially
from those expressed or implied in any such forward-looking statements.
Such factors include, but are not limited to, those described in the
Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The
Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it
clear that any projected results expressed or implied therein will not
News releases and other information about The Buckle, Inc., can be found
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The Buckle, Inc.
Karen B. Rhoads, 308-236-8491