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TJX stock rises as quarterly income climbs

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TJX, the parent company of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and other stores, was the biggest gainer on the S&P 500 Tuesday. The Framingham-based company’s stock rose more than 8 percent after it reported that its quarterly income climbed 8 percent to nearly $518 million as sales strengthened in the United States as well as abroad. The results beat the estimates of Wall Street analysts. TJX also lifted its full-year earnings forecast.

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