COLUMBUS, Ohio ( TheStreet) -- Limited Brands ( LTD) said February same-store sales rose 10%, beating the estimate of analysts.

Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters expected Limited Brands, the owner of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works, to post a same-store sales increase of 9.7%.

Limited Brands had net sales of $600.1 million for the four weeks ended Feb. 27, compared with $547.8 million last year.

-- Reported by Andrea Tse in New York

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