• Net income rose 33.5% to $35.5m
  • Net sales up 10% to $489.3m
  • Same-store sales increased 10.1%

US footwear retailer DSW Inc grew its sales and profit during the third quarter, and edged up its full-year same-store sales guidance.

Net income rose 33.5% to $35.5m, up from $26.6m a year earlier. Net sales, meanwhile, were up 10% to $489.3m, compared with $444.6m last time.

Same-store sales increased 10.1% for the comparable period versus an increase of 8.7% last year.

As a result of better-than-expected sales in the first three weeks of its fourth quarter, DSW now expects full year same-store sales will rise by around 12%, up from a previous estimate of 11%.

Click here to view the company's third quarter earnings report.