Specialty home furnishing companies are trading higher as they ride the coattails of Pier 1...

|About: Pier 1 Imports Inc. (PIR)|By:, SA News Editor

Specialty home furnishing companies are trading higher as they ride the coattails of Pier 1 Imports' strong same-store sales numbers and hiked FY12 guidance. (PIR +5.3%). So far this year, consumers haven't backed off in droves after seeing price increases on home accessories. Gainers: KIRK +4.9%, HVT +3.1%.