The Average Black Friday Deal Is 40.4% Off

If you’re going to face the masses on Black Friday, you’d BETTER get some insane deals to make up for it.

 

A new study analyzed the Black Friday ads from 29 of the biggest retail chains in the country to figure out who’s offering the best average deals this year . . . and who’s offering the worst.

 

The average deal overall is 40.4% off.  That’s an improvement from last year, when it was 37% off.

 

And the best deals this year are at . . . Stage department stores.  That includes Stage, Bealls, Palais Royal, Peebles, and Goody’s . . . where things are an average of 69.8% off.

 

The other stores that are averaging at least 50% off are:  Belk . . . JCPenney . . . Kohl’s . . . New York & Company . . . Dick’s Sporting Goods . . . and Kmart.

 

The store offering the worst deals this year is . . . Ace Hardware.  The discount is just 11.8%.

 

The other stores that are averaging less than 30% off are:  True Value . . . Costco . . . Harbor Freight . . . Amazon . . . Big Lots . . . Dell . . . and Best Buy.

 

(WalletHub

(Here’s the full list of all 29 stores and their average discount.)