Ross Stores

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, an off-price retailer of apparel and home accessories, announced a 5% rise in same store sales for the month of May.

The Pleasanton, Calif.-based company said that sales for the four weeks ended May 27 rose 13% to $417 million.

The company projects same store sales gains of 3% to 4% in June and 4% to 5% in July.

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