Is TJ Maxx Losing Steam?
Aug 14th 2012 7:45PM
Updated Aug 15th 2012 2:56PM
TJ Maxx parent TJX (NYS: TJX) has gone on a heck of a run over the past 12 months, but some investors are worried about a mixed bag of an earnings report. Despite strong bottom-line growth, the company projected a softer third quarter. Frankly, this isn't worth reading into too much. The company remains an incredible operator, with an undeiable value proposition for shoppers. Even with a lighter third quarter, the company still raised its full-year estimates.
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