Zumiez May Sales Climb 15%

screen-shot-2011-06-02-at-102048-amEverett, Washington’s Zumiez Inc.  (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 28, 2011 increased 14.9% to $30.3 million, compared to $26.3 million for the four-week period ended May 29, 2010. Comparable store sales also fared well,  increasing 7.8% for the four-week period, on top of an increase of 7.1% in 2010 over 2009.

The company’s stock is down nearly 12% from its opening price today following the news, despite analysts projections that comps would rise by only 7.5%.

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