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The Buckle, Inc. BKE has been putting up a stellar show for the past few months. BKE’s impressive sales run continued in December 2021 wherein net sales for the five-week fiscal month ended Jan 1, 2022 rose 17.3% to $198.7 million from $169.4 million recorded in the five-week fiscal month ended Jan 2, 2021. This apparel, footwear and accessories retailer registered a sales increase of 35.9%, 23.6%, 17.3% and 43%, respectively, in the preceding four months.
For the fiscal month under review, comparable store net sales for stores open at least for a year climbed 17.7% year over year. The metric jumped 36%, 23.3%, 17.8% and 42.7%, respectively, in the prior four months.
For the five-week fiscal month ended Jan 1, 2022, total sales at the men’s unit increased 14.5% from the figure recorded in the five-week period ended Jan 2,…