Kohl's says saw consistent improvement over the quarter Says July SSS up 2%, says strongest part of July was end of month. Says start to back-to-school season "exceptionally strong." Says will likely provide guidance at end of Q3. Says sees no reason to give continual updates through the year, says not deviating from plans. Previous FY EPS guidance was $4.05-$4.45, consensus is $4.26. Comments made on the Q2 earnings conference call.