The current week has witnessed roughly 25 retail companies reporting their quarterly results.The results are provided below in a nutshell:
This Week's 25
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP) reported Q2 EPS of $1.91 versus the estimated $2.12 estimates and revenue of $2.26 billion versus the estimated $2.24 billion.
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO) results for Q2 topped estimates and offered in-line guidance.
Buckle Inc (NYSE: BKE) reported lower-than-expected EPS and sales for the second quarter.
Cato Corp (NYSE: CATO) reported EPS of $0.57 versus the estimated $0.54 and sales at $236.7 million versus the estimated $244.3 million.
Childrens Place Inc (NASDAQ: PLCE) reported better-than-expected Q2 results and offered an upbeat outlook.
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Citi Trends, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRN) suffered a smaller loss of $0.01 than analysts' estimate of $0.06 loss a share. Revenue of $155.3 million exceeded the Street's estimates of $153.2 million.
Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE: DKS)'s Q2 results topped estimates and boosted its outlook.
Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) delivered better-than-expected Q2 results.
Gap Inc (NYSE: GPS) disclosed better-than-expected Q2 results. However, it offered weak guidance.
Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ: HIBB) revealed Q2 EPS of $0.29 versus the estimated $0.27 and sales of $206.9 million versus the estimated $209 million. The company narrowed the FY17 EPS forecast from $2.90–$3.04 to $2.92–$3.02 versus the estimated $2.98.
Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD) reported in-line EPS of $1.97 and revenue $26.472 billion versus the $26.49 billion estimate. The retailer reaffirmed its sales outlook for FY2016.
L Brands Inc (NYSE: LB) reported EPS of $0.70 versus the $0.59 estimate. Revenue came in at $2.89 billion, ahead of the estimated $2.87 billion. The company sees FY EPS at $3.70–$3.85 versus the estimated $3.80.
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announced Q2 EPS of $1.31 versus the $1.41 estimate and revenue of $18.26 billion versus the $18.45 billion estimate. The company sees FY EPS of $4.06 versus the estimated $0.06.
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Perry Ellis International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PERY) revealed better-than-expected Q2 results while maintaining its full-year forecast.
Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROST) revealed Q2 EPS of $0.71 versus the $0.67 estimate and revenue at $3.18 billion versus the estimated $3.13 billion.
SpartanNash Co (NASDAQ: SPTN) reported Q2 EPS of $0.47 versus the $0.57 estimate and revenue of $1.83 billion versus the $1.8 billion estimate. The company maintains its previously issued FY16 forecast.
Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: SPWH) revealed Adj. EPS of $0.20 versus the $0.16 estimate and sales of $189.8 million versus the $181.6 million estimate. The company expects FY16 Adj. EPS of $0.70–$0.76 versus the $0.72 estimate and sales at $780 million–$790 million versus the estimated $781.8 million.
Stage Stores Inc (NYSE: SSI) reported Q2 Adj. EPS of $0.03 versus the estimated $0.05 and sales of $338.4 million, below the estimated $347.1 million. The company affirmed FY16 Adj. EPS forecast of $0.20–$0.40.
Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported in-line Q2 EPS of $0.12. Revenue came in at $4.75 billion versus the $4.77 billion estimate.
Stein Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMRT) disclosed Q2 EPS of $0.06 versus the $0.07 estimate and revenue at $319.8 million versus the $324 million estimate.
Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) reported Q2 EPS of $1.23 versus the estimated $1.12 while revenue came in slightly below the estimated $16.18 billion at $16.17 billion. The company cut its Q3 EPS outlook and sees FY EPS at $4.80–$5.20 versus the estimated $5.12.
TJX Companies Inc (NYSE: TJX) reported better-than-estimated Q2 results. However, it offered a soft outlook.
Tuesday Morning Corporation (NASDAQ: TUES) reported better-than-expected Q2 EPS. However, sales missed.
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) reported better-than-estimated Q2 results.
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported better-than-expected results and boosted its outlook.
On Friday, the SPDR S&P Retail (ETF) (NYSE: XRT) traded up by 0.11 percent to $45.84.
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