Did Cato and These Stocks Miss or Beat Analyst Expectations?

Cato Corp. (NYSE:CATO) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 13.56% to $0.51 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.59 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 1.99% to $229.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Cato Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.51 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.48. It missed the average revenue estimate of $237 million.

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GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 43.75% to $0.09 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.16 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 10.72% to $1.38 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

GameStop Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.09 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.04. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.36 billion.

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Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-1.46 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.86 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 6.3% to $8.87 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Sears Holdings Corporation reported adjusted EPS loss of $1.46 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-1.10. It missed the average revenue estimate of $9.01 billion.

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Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 9.8% to $0.56 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.51 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 8.82% to $1.86 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Dollar Tree, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.56 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.57. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.86 billion.

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Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 20% to $0.16 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.6% to $945.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.16 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.28. It missed the average revenue estimate of $996.17 million.

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