Nordstrom Inc., after a year of sluggish sales and a failed plan to take the company private, eked out modest growth during the holiday season.
Same-store sales — a key measure — climbed 1.2 percent in November
and December combined, the company said on Tuesday. Though that marked a
rebound from the 0.9 percent decline in the previous quarter, investors
are still waiting for a more dramatic comeback. . . . more