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Cato Corp (NYSE:CATO)

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Retail Trade
Apparel/Footwear Retail

Company Description

The Cato Corp. operates as a retailer of women's fashions and accessories. The company offers fashion apparel and accessories at everyday low prices in junior, missy and plus sizes as well as girls sizes. Its merchandise is sold under its private labels and is produced by various vendors in accordance with the company's specifications. The company through four segments: Cato, It's Fashion, Versona and Credit. The company operates fashion specialty stores principally in the southeastern United States under the names Cato, Cato Fashions, Cato Plus and It's Fashion, It's Fashion Metro and Versona Accessories. The Cato concept's stores a broad assortment of apparel and accessories, including dressy, career and casual sportswear, dresses, coats, shoes, lingerie, costume jewelry and handbags. Its Fashion Metro concepts offers fashion with a focus on the latest trendy styles and nationally recognized urban brands for the entire family at low prices every day. The Versona Accessories is a unique fashion destination offers accessories and apparel, including jewelry, handbags and shoes. It owns and offers its credit card and layaway plan. The Cato was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Charlotte, NC.

Contact Information

The Cato Corp.
8100 Denmark Road
Charlotte North Carolina 28273-5975
P:(704) 554-8510
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Mutual fund holders60.89%
Individual stakeholders5.85%
Other institutional26.21%

Top Executives

John P. Derham CatoChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
John R. HoweChief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Michael Timothy GreerExecutive Vice President & Stores Director
Gordon D. SmithEVP, Chief Real Estate & Store Development Officer
Jeffrey R. ShockSenior Vice President & Controller