3 Consumer Stocks Heading in Different Directions After Earnings

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 22.77% to $1.24 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.01 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 9.49% to $22.52 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The Home Depot, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.24 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.21. It beat the average revenue estimate of $21.8 billion.

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 9.23% to $0.71 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.65 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.54% to $1.53 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.71 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.74. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.57 billion.

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America’s Car-Mart Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 4.82% to $0.79 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.83 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 11.4% to $122.54 million from the year-earlier quarter.

America’s Car-Mart Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.79 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.88. It missed the average revenue estimate of $123.64 million.

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