A clean miss by Ross Stores (ROST) for February same-store sales (-1% vs. +1.1% consensus) is...

|About: Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST)|By:, SA News Editor

A clean miss by Ross Stores (ROST) for February same-store sales (-1% vs. +1.1% consensus) is tied by the retailer to the delay in income tax refunds. The company backs its previous guidance for sales in March and April with the shift of the Easter holiday wreaking havoc on the Y/Y comparison. ROST -0.4%.