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Ann (NYSE: ANN) reported a rise in its fiscal third-quarter profit.

Ann's quarterly profit surged to $41.2 million, or $0.89 per share, versus a year-ago profit of $40.7 million, or $0.84 per share, in the year-ago period.

Its sales climbed 7% to $657.5 million. However, analysts were expecting a profit of $0.86 per share on sales of $654.2 million.

Ann's comparable store sales increased 3.7%.

Ann shares fell 1.43% to $35.75 in pre-market trading.

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