Disappointing Results for Big Lots (BIG), Ulta Salon Cosmetics (ULTA) and American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) also didn’t meet its expected EPS of the quarter; it missed by $0.02; the expected figure was $0.74 and the achieved figures was $0.72 (does not include items). Shares of Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) dipped down by -20.20%. The company revenue went up by 22.4% YoY and was recorded at $618.8 million as compared to the estimate of $622.38 million. The estimated EPS for fourth quarter is $1.24 whereas the EPS forecast by the company is between $1.07 and $1.10. Company’s stock was decreaed from “Overweight” to a “Neutral” rating by Piper Jaffray. Shares of Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) ended at a value of $93.76 yesterday. Institutional ownership of the stock is 96.10% whereas its insider ownership is 1.10%. Stock’s share capital has outstanding shares of 63.83 million out of which 59.70 million are being floated in the market.
Quarterly EPS was missed by Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) by $0.08 as a result of which the company’s shares dipped down by -13.9%. Big Lot’s adjusted loss of 16 cents per shares was more than estimate consensus of 8 cents by Zacks including its 11 cents loss of last year’s quarter. The company’s revenue had a YoY boost by 1.6%, which was $1.15 billion as opposed to the estimated figure of $1.16 billion. The price targer of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) stock was decreased from $37 to $34 at Canaccord Genuity. On the last day of trading stock of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) had a volume shares of 6.74 million whereas its average volume share is 591,297.00. The stock kicked off at a value of $34.05 and went up as high as $34.25; towards the end of the day the stock dipped down by -12.55% and closed at a value of $32.47.
Shares of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) dipped down by -8.23%. American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) EPS for its third quarter is $0.19 which is in-line with estimates. Revenue of American Eagle went down by 5.8% YoY; it was recorded at $857.3 million as opposed to the estimated $842.43 million. EPS forecast for fourth quarter by American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) is $0.26-0.30, which does not include items whereas the estimated EPS forecast is $0.39. Shares of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) dipped by -9.45% and ended at $14.85 on the 6th of December. Stock’s range over 52 weeks was between $13.14 and $22.63 whereas its market capitalization was $2.86 billion. During the last session of trading the stock’s volume share was 16.32 million. The company’s share capital has outstanding shares of 192.73 million.