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Gap (GPS) Stock Up on Q3 Earnings & Sales Beat, Raises View

7h zacks
Shares of Gap Inc. (GPS - Free Report) were up 7.7% yesterday in after-hours trading as the company raised its fiscal 2017 outlook following the better-than-expected third-quarter results. This was the company’s third straight quarter of positive earnings surprise while it recorded sixth consecutive sales beat. Also, comparable store sales (comps) reflected strength for the fourth quarter owing to continued momentum at key areas of the company’s business. (7-0)

House Approves $1.5-Trillion Tax Reform Bill: Top 5 Gainers

7h zacks
Congress’s nonpartisan scorekeeper in tax matters, the Joint Committee on Taxation, declared that the House Republicans passed an overhaul of the U.S. tax code that slashes corporate tax rates on Thursday. (398-1)

Abercrombie (ANF) Beats on Q3 Earnings & Sales, Stock Up

7h zacks
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF - Free Report) reported robust third-quarter fiscal 2017, wherein both its earnings and sales beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate and improved year over year. Notably, this was the company’s second straight positive earnings surprise and the third consecutive sales beat. Results gained from significant progress on its strategic initiatives and strength in Hollister as well as direct-to-customer business, amid a highly promotional retail backdrop. (30-0)

Best Buy (BBY) Stock Down on Q3 Earnings, Revenues Miss

2017-11-16 zacks
Best Buy Company, Inc. (BBY - Free Report) reported lower-than-expected results in third-quarter fiscal 2018. We noted that the company’s earnings missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate after beating the same in the preceding 19 quarters in a row. Following the results, the company’s shares are down nearly 3% in the pre-market trading session. However, the stock has surged 24.5% in a year, outperforming the industry’s rally of 22. (36-0)

Nordstrom (JWN) Continues to Expand, Opens Store in Arizona

2017-11-16 zacks
Nordstrom Inc. (JWN - Free Report) seems to on track with its store-expansion endeavors, besides enhancing its e-commerce activities. The company has announced the inauguration of a Rack store in the Phoenix area situated at SanTan Village in Gilbert, AZ, in fall 2018. Notably, this marks the company’s sixth store in the market. Sprawling over 25,000 square feet, this store will be located right east of the 202 Freeway, making it convenient for the Southeast Valley community. (33-0)

L Brands (LB) Q3 Earnings Meet, Sales Beat, Stock Down 4%

2017-11-16 zacks
L Brands, Inc. (LB - Free Report) reported mixed financial numbers in third-quarter fiscal 2017, wherein earnings of 30 cents per share came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate after beating the same in the trailing eight quarters. However, revenues surpassed the consensus mark for the first time in five quarters. (35-0)

Nordstrom Plunges 12.2% in 3 Months: What's Pulling it Down?

2017-11-15 zacks
Nordstrom, Inc.’s (JWN - Free Report) growth strategy is on track. However, higher investments toward occupancy, technology, supply chain and marketing expenses are weighing upon its cost and margin performance for quite a while now. Shares of this Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) declined 12.2% in the past three months, as against the industry’s growth of 5%. Also, it exhibits a Growth Score of F, which further raise concerns. (18-1)

JC Penney (JCP) Q3 Loss Narrower than Expected, Comps Gain

2017-11-13 zacks
Shares of J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP - Free Report) , which have tanked 66.7% in a year, wider than the industry’s slump of 39.9%, took a sharp U-turn and rallied 15.3% on Nov 10. This upside was witnessed after the company impressed investors with third-quarter fiscal 2017 results. (54-0)

Nordstrom (JWN) Stock Falls Despite Q3 Earnings & Sales Beat

2017-11-10 zacks
Nordstrom Inc. (JWN - Free Report) reported robust third-quarter fiscal 2017 results, wherein both its earnings and sales outpaced the Zacks Consensus Estimate. While the company delivered positive earnings surprise for the sixth straight quarter, revenues surpassed estimates for the second consecutive quarter. However, management lowered the higher end of its previously stated earnings guidance. Consequently, shares of this leading fashion specialty retailer were down nearly 1. (28-0)

Boot Barn's (BOOT) CEO Jim Conroy on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-11-03 seekingalpha
Greetings and welcome to the Boot Barn Holdings Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. (2-2)

Companhia Brasileira Q3 Sales Up on Assai Despite Deflation

2017-10-17 zacks
Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao‘s (CBD - Free Report) third-quarter 2017 sales were driven by solid growth at Assai and at the Extra banner. Both Multivarejo and Assai continued to gain market share in the quarter. The company is scheduled to announce its third-quarter earnings results on Oct 26, after the market closes. (26-0)

4 Reasons Why Zumiez is Likely to Keep Up the Superb Show

2017-10-16 zacks
Zumiez Inc. (ZUMZ - Free Report) is one of those few companies which has maintained its upbeat performance even amid a tough retail scenario. The company’s impressive growth strategies have been backing its stellar past performance, which also includes a solid comparable store sales (comps) record. In fact, the company’s last quarterly outcome and encouraging outlook seem to have raised investors’ spirits in particular. (30-0)

Why Boot Barn Holdings Inc. Stock Popped Today

2017-08-03 fool
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3 Stocks Catching Momentum Off Dow Record Highs

2017-08-02 accesswire
CORAL GABLES, FL / ACCESSWIRE / August 2, 2017 / On Wednesday, the Dow reached record highs of 22,000 marks for the first time ever, rallied by Apple's shares. During Wednesday morning's trading session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 47.63 points, or 0.22 percent, at 22,011.55, the S&P 500 advanced 1.83 points, or 0.07 percent, at 2,478.18. The Nasdaq Composite hiked 29.02 points, or 0.

Boot Barn's (BOOT) CEO James Conroy on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-08-02 seekingalpha
Greetings and welcome to the Boot Barn Holdings First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call. As a reminder this conference is being recorded. Now I'd like to turn the conference over to your host Mr. Jim Watkins, Vice President, of Investor Relations and External Reporting for Boot Barn. Mr. Watkins, you may begin.

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