"The most affluent luxury customer is spending with confidence," Neiman Marcus tells analysts...

|By:, SA News Editor

"The most affluent luxury customer is spending with confidence," Neiman Marcus tells analysts after it almost doubled net income from a year prior. CEO Karen Katz said well-heeled shoppers are loading up on pricey jewelry, and noted many of the swanky retailer's "fantasy gifts" - which include a $250K speedboat and a $395K Ferrari - sold quickly.