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Macy's Q2 same store sales fell 2.8 percent

Thursday, 10 Aug 2017 08:00am EDT 

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Macy's Inc ::Macy's Inc reports second quarter earnings and reaffirms full-year guidance.Q2 earnings per share $0.48 excluding items.Q2 sales $5.552 billion versus I/B/E/S view $5.52 billion.Q2 same store sales fell 2.8 percent.Q2 earnings per share view $0.46 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 earnings per share $0.38.‍reaffirmed its sales and earnings guidance for full-year 2017​.MACY'S INC - ‍comparable sales on an owned basis were down 2.8 percent in Q2 and down 2.5 percent on an owned plus licensed basis​.‍"Will adapt our business in order to reach our goal of stabilizing brick-and-mortar business​".Macy's - ‍launch of a new loyalty program and new marketing strategy in fall, which co anticipates will further improve sales trend in back half of year​.FY earnings per share view $3.29, revenue view $24.67 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Macy's - ‍will "adapt" business to reach goal of stabilizing brick-and-mortar business while "investing for accelerated growth in digital and mobile"​.