bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) reported its results for the third quarter. Bebe stores, inc. designs, develops and produces a distinctive line of contemporary women’s apparel and accessories.
bebe stores, inc Earnings Cheat Sheet for the Third Quarter
Results: Loss narrowed to $2.6 million (loss of 3 cents/diluted share) from $5.5 million (loss of 6 cents/share) in the same quarter a year earlier.
Revenue: Rose to $109.5 million YoY.
Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: BEBE fell in line with the mean analyst estimate of a loss of 3 cents/share. Estimates ranged from a loss of one cent per share to a loss of 5 cents per share.
Competitors to Watch: The Wet Seal, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTSLA), J. Crew Group, Inc. (NYSE:JCG), Cache, Inc. (NASDAQ:CACH), Body Central Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:BODY), The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO), Ann Inc (NYSE:ANN), dELiA*s, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLIA), Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR), Destination Maternity Corp. (NASDAQ:DEST), Limited Brands (NYSE:LTD), Gap (NYSE:GPS), Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN), J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) and New York & Company, Inc. (NYSE:NWY).
Stock Performance: Shares of BEBE are trading at $6.98 as of May 4, 2011 at 4:52 PM ET, up 5.76% from today’s closing price of $6.60.