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6 Stocks To Watch For July 8, 2016

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6 Stocks To Watch For July 8, 2016

 

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

  • Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ: HELE) reported better-than-expected earnings for its first quarter, but the company missed analysts’ sales estimates. Helen of Troy shares dropped 2.62 percent to $100.00 in the after-hours trading session.
  • Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported a 2 percent rise in its comparable sales for June, while total sales increased to $1.57 billion from $1.54 billion. Gap shares gained 4.02 percent to $22.50 in the after-hours trading session.
  • WD-40 Company (NASDAQ: WDFC) reported upbeat earnings for its third quarter on Thursday. However, the company posted weaker-than-expected sales and lowered its revenue outlook for the year. WD-40 shares declined 4.05 percent to $111.20 in the after-hours trading session.

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  • PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) posted weaker-than-expected results for the third quarter. The company’s same store sales declined 1.9 percent for June. PriceSmart shares fell 3.88 percent to $88.00 in after-hours trading.
  • Barracuda Networks Inc (NYSE: CUDA) reported stronger-than-expected results for its first quarter. The company reported that CFO David Faugno will be stepping down and current chief accounting officer, Dustin Driggs, will replace Faugno. Barracuda shares surged 15.09 percent to $17.85 in after-hours trading.
  • Apollo Education Group Inc (NASDAQ: APOL) posted upbeat results for its third quarter on Thursday. Apollo Education shares gained 2.21 percent to $9.24 in the after-hours trading session.
 

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