Fitch Publishes U.S. Retail Stats Quarterly for First Quarter 2014

NEW YORK--()--Fitch Ratings has published its U.S. Retail Stats Quarterly for the first quarter of 2014. The report provides an overview of key economic data, operating and credit trends in the U.S. retail industry, and a summary of individual companies' operating and credit metrics for over 40 retailers on which Fitch maintains public ratings, non-public ratings, as well as some select non-rated names. In addition, the report highlights key credit strengths and concerns and provides a summary of company liquidity positions for the latest reported period.

The report, 'U.S. Retail Stats Quarterly - Fourth-Quarter 2013,' is available on Fitch's web site at 'www.fitchratings.com' or by clicking on the link.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research: U.S. Retail Stats Quarterly -- First-Quarter 2014

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Monica Aggarwal, CFA, +1 212-908-0282
Senior Director
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall St.
New York, NY 10004
or
Media Relations:
Brian Bertsch, +1 212-908-0549
brian.bertsch@fitchratings.com