July 8, 1999

June Retail Sales

 
                             Same-St  Total   
  
Men/General Apparel
American Eagle        AEOS   +26.3% +49.9%
Filene's Basement     BSMT    +0.0% +12.0%
Gap                   GPS    +13.0% +35.0%
Goody's Family        GDYS    -4.3% +10.2%
Gymboree Corp.        GYMB   -33.0% -20.0%
Limited               LTD    +11.0% +11.3%
Men's Wearhouse       SUIT     8.9% +14.4%
Pacific Sunwear       PSUN    +6.3% +36.0%

Shoe
Footstar, Inc.        FTS     +3.8%  +5.4%
Payless ShoeSource    PSS      5.0%   8.4%
Shoe Carnival         SCVL    +1.1% +24.4%

Women's Apparel
AnnTaylor             ANN     +7.7% +18.7%
Buckle, Inc.          BKE     +5.1% +18.5%
Cache Inc.            CACH    +3.3% +12.0%
Catherine's Stores    CATH    +4.5%  +4.2%
Cato Corp.            CACOA   +2.0%  +9.0%
Charming Shoppe       CHRS   +17.0% +17.0%
Chico's FAS           CHCS   +20.7% +39.3%
Claire's Stores       CLE     +9.0% +23.0%
Designs Inc.          DESI    -3.0%  -7.6%
Dress Barn            DBRN    +0.0%  +4.0%
Gadzooks              GADZ   +11.1% +28.8%
Gantos Inc.           GTOS    +4.0%  +3.0%
Intimate Brands       IBI    +15.0% +18.0%
Paul Harris Stores    PAUH    +5.5% +18.4%
Talbot's              TLB     +4.4% +11.0%
United Retail Group   URGI    -1.0%  -3.1%

Department (National)
Federated Dept.       FD      +8.4% +18.5%
May Department        MAY     +8.4% +12.9%
Neiman Marcus         NMG     +0.6%  +5.1%
Penney, JC-Dept.      JCP     -2.3%  -2.7%
Penney, JC (All)      JCP      N/A   +6.6%
Sears                 S       +1.9%  +3.1%

Department (Regional)
Bon-Ton Stores        BONT    +2.5%  +5.0%
Mervyn's              DH      +2.8%  +2.4%
Dayton Hud.-Dept.     DH      +7.7%  +6.9%
Dillard Department    DDS     +5.0% +28.0%
Gottschalk's          GOT     +4.5% +21.3%
Kohl's Dept.          KSS    +15.0% +30.4%

Discount/Deep Discount
Ames Department       AMES   +13.8% +60.1%
Consolidated Stores   CNS     +3.5% +11.0%
Dayton Hudson         DH      +6.9% +11.6%
Dollar General        DG      +7.5% +22.0%
Family Dollar         FDO     +8.2% +16.6%
K-Mart                KM      +9.2% +11.3%
Ross Stores           ROST    +7.0% +14.0%
Target                DH      +7.5% +13.9%
TJX Cos.              TJX     +9.0% +15.0%
Wal-Mart, Inc.        WMT     +6.5% +13.6%

Club
Price/Costco          COST   +11.0% +13.0%
B.J.'s Wholesale Club BJ      +8.4% +19.5%
Sam's Club (Walmart)  WMT     +4.6%  +6.3%

Regional Discount
Fred's Inc.           FRED    +5.0% +11.0%
ShopKo Stores         SKO    +13.1% +24.6%
Value City            VCD     +8.1% +12.6%

Bath/Bed/Kitchen/Drug
CVS/Revco             CVS    +12.6% +19.0%
Lechters Inc.         LECH     N/A    N/A
Eckerd Drug           JCP    +10.3% +21.2%
Walgreens             WAG    +13.0% +18.8%

Furniture/Home Repair
Bombay Co.            BBA     +0.0%  +5.0%
Heilig-Meyers Co.     HMY     +0.0%  +0.1%
Lowe's                LOW      N/A    N/A
Pier 1 Imports        PIR     +2.4%  +7.1%

Consumer Electronics
Circuit City Group    CC      +8.0% +13.0%
Radio Shack           TAN    +15.0% +17.0%

Specialty
Michael's Stores      MIKE    +4.0% +12.0%
Natural Wonders       NATW    -7.1%  -6.2%
Perfumania            PRFM     N/A    N/A
Sharper Image St.     SHRP    +9.0% +14.0%
Starbucks Corp.       SBUX    +7.0% +30.0%
Sunglass Hut          RAYS    +5.7%  +2.9%
West Marine           WMAR    +5.6% +12.2%