Shares of Fred's (FRED -0.2%) don't bat an eye after the company reports that same-store sales...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Fred's (FRED -0.2%) don't bat an eye after the company reports that same-store sales skyrocketed 28% in January compared to a year ago. A flat trading day makes sense since it was a calendar effect that was largely behind the SSS jump - instead of any masterful turnaround.