Feb. Retail Rundown: Same Store Sales Continue to Recovery

March 4, 2010 1:16 PM EST
As today was the first Thursday of the month, retailers issued their same store sales results this morning. With these figures coming in mostly better-than-expected (research firm Retail Metrics said US same store sales rose 4.1% during the month), the sector is outperforming the broader markets today. The SPDR S&P Retail ETF (NYSE: XRT) is up 1.6% at last check.

Below are some highlights from the February retail sales results:
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