UPDATE: Perry Ellis Posts Q4 Net Loss
Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ: PERY) posted a loss in the fiscal fourth quarter.
Perry Ellis swung to a quarterly loss of $28.2 million, or $1.91 per share, versus a year-ago profit of $4.4 million, or $0.28 per share. Excluding special items, it earned $0.06 per share.
Its revenue slipped 16% to $216.1 million. Perry Ellis in February expected earnings of $0.02 per share to $0.05 per share on 16% fall in revenue.
Its gross margin rose to 34.3% versus 32.6%.
For the new year, the company expected earnings of $0.75 to $0.90 per share on revenue of $910 million to $920 million. However, analysts projected earnings of $0.85 per share on revenue of $919 million.
Perry Ellis shares gained 2.46% to $14.60 in pre-market trading.
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