2 Winners and 3 Losers from This Week’s Earnings Storm

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 13.33% to $0.26 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.30 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 4.75% to $5.81 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Staples, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.26 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.27. It missed the average revenue estimate of $5.91 billion.

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Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 11.36% to $0.49 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.44 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.49% to $13.09 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Lowe’s Companies Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.49 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.51. It missed the average revenue estimate of $13.46 billion.

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Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 25.96% to $0.77 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.04 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.95% to $16.71 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Target Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.77 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.87. It missed the average revenue estimate of $16.82 billion.

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The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 27.69% to $0.83 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.65 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 7.39% to $19.12 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The Home Depot, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.83 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.77. It beat the average revenue estimate of $18.68 billion.

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Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. (NASDAQ:RRGB) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 7.04% to $0.66 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.71 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.28% to $306.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.66 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.66. It missed the average revenue estimate of $306.36 million.

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