United Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ - NMS: "URGI") reported earnings for the quarterly period ended April 29, 2000. For the first fiscal quarter of 2000 the Company had net income of $2.9 million, or $0.21 per share diluted. Net income for the first fiscal quarter of 1999 was $5.3 million, or $0.38 per share diluted.