Plus-size ladies' clothing retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has reaffirmed its forecasts for fiscal year and third-quarter results.
 
It said it predicts earnings of between 56 and 58 cents a share for the year ended 29 January 2005, whilst it foresees a share range of 3 to 4 cents for the third quarter.

Charming Shoppes Inc is based in Pennsylvania and operates the Lane Bryant, Fashion Bug and Catherine's chains.