Earnings Volatility Drives These Stocks in a New Direction

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 23.53% to $0.26 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.34 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 45.79% to $1.14 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.26 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.3. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.17 billion.

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rue21, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUE) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 4.35% to $0.44 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.46 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 9.13% to $224.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

rue21, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.44 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.46. It missed the average revenue estimate of $229.83 million.

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Coldwater Creek Inc. (NASDAQ:CWTR) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $-0.66 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.80 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 8.35% to $155.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Coldwater Creek Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.66 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.77. It missed the average revenue estimate of $166.57 million.

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Jos. A Bank Clothiers Inc. (NASDAQ:JOSB) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 45.28% to $0.29 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.53 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 2.61% to $196.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Jos. A Bank Clothiers Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.29 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.29. It beat the average revenue estimate of $195.41 million.

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SHFL entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHFL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 5% to $0.21 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 17.18% to $77.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

SHFL entertainment, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.21 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.20. It beat the average revenue estimate of $71.57 million.

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