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What: Finish Line
So what: On Thursday, the company put up second-quarter revenue of $331.5 million, a 10% increase, while net income came in at $20.9 million, or $0.39 per share. Street analysts were looking for earnings per share of $0.38 on $321.9 million in sales. Comparable-store sales rose by a healthy 11% and sit at 9% so far this month through Sept. 19.
Now what: Similarly, fellow sporting-apparel maker Nike
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