The outlook for sales growth, however, remains weak, with comp sales expected to decline between 2.0% and 3.0% this year.
"This is an area of demand growth within retail. People are spending on their homes."
The iconic toy store eliminated close to 15% of corporate employee positions, or an estimated 250 jobs.
“We are seeing signs that after several years of steep declines key agricultural markets may be stabilizing."
Despite the continuing struggles of Campbell Fresh, the company remains "confident in the growth potential of the packaged fresh category."
"This is a volatile and still somewhat deflationary environment," the food company's new chief executive tells reporters.
The hotelier took a tax hit of $513 million related to restructuring but its adjusted earnings beat analysts' estimates.
The charge to cover possible future claims was larger than analysts expected and led to a net loss of $3.04 billion in the fourth quarter.
Jeffrey Eberwein and Charles Gillman allegedly failed to properly disclose material information about their activist efforts involving five companies.
Companies would have to disclose the makeup of their inventory and the reasons for unusual changes in it.