July 7 (Reuters) - Haverty Furniture Companies Inc
* Havertys reports sales for second quarter
* Q2 same store sales fell 0.2 percent
* Q2 sales $196.8 million versus I/B/E/S view $199 million
* Haverty Furniture- sales late in quarter lower than last year partly due to shifting 1 week of july 4 sale event promotional advertising to after holiday this year
* Haverty Furniture Companies Inc - stores are closed for easter and negative impact on Q2 written sales is estimated at 1.2%
* Haverty Furniture Companies Inc - on a comparable store basis, sales increased 0.7% for first six months.
* Haverty Furniture - after adjusting for easter shift, total written sales for Q2 2017 were up 0.6% and written comparable store sales were down 0.7% Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: