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The Cato Corporation operates as a specialty retailer of fashion apparel and accessories in the Southeastern United States. It operates in two segments, Retail and Credit. The company’s stores offer a range of apparel and accessories for women, including dresses, coats, shoes, lingerie, costume jewelry, and handbags, as well as dressy, career, and casual sportswear. Its stores also offer men’s wear, and lines for kids and newborns. The company operates its stores primarily under the Cato, Cato Fashions, Cato Plus, It’s Fashion, It’s Fashion Metro, and Versona Accessories names. As of July 10, 2014, the company operated 1,328 stores in 32 states. It also provides credit cards to its customers. The Cato Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

10,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/10/14
Founded in 1946

cato corp-class a (CATO) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $386.3K
Executive Vice President of Merchandising Cat...
Total Annual Compensation: $407.5K
Executive Vice President and Director of Stor...
Total Annual Compensation: $339.0K
Chief Real Estate & Store Development Officer...
Total Annual Compensation: $307.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

cato corp-class a (CATO) Key Developments

The Cato Corporation Plans to Spend $30 Million on New Stores in Year 2014

The Cato Corporation announced that the company plans to spend $30 million on new stores this year 2014, part of its effort to boost growth in what it considers a tough environment.

The Cato Corporation Reports Sales Results for the Five Weeks and Twenty-Two Weeks Ended July 5, 2014

The Cato Corporation reported sales results for the five weeks and twenty-two weeks ended July 5, 2014. For the five weeks, the company reported sales of $92.0 million, a 7% increase over sales of $86.1 million for the five weeks ended July 6, 2013. Same-store sales increased 3%. For the twenty-two weeks, sales were $460.9 million, up 6% over sales of $435.0 million for the twenty-two weeks ended July 6, 2013. The company's year-to-date same-store sales increased 3%.

The Cato Corporation Opens Two Stores and Closes One Store During the Month of May 2014

The Cato Corporation announced that during the month of May 2014, the company opened two stores and closed one store. New stores opened in Winter Park, FL and Odessa, TX. As of May 31, 2014, the Company operated 1,325 stores in 32 states, compared to 1,307 stores in 31 states as of June 1, 2013.


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