Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST) will announce its second quarter earnings results on Thursday, August 18, 2011. A press release will be sent out at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. The Company will also provide additional details concerning its second quarter results and business outlook on a conference call to be held on Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participants may listen to a real time audio webcast of the conference call by visiting the Investors section of the Company’s website located at www.rossstores.com. A recorded version of the call will also be available at the website address, as well as via a telephone recording at 706-645-9291, Passcode # 90617064, through 8:00 p.m. Eastern time on August 25, 2011.