Despite cruising ahead of its revenue and earnings estimates, Kroger (KR) stock fell 4.3% after reporting its fiscal 4Q17 results.
Kroger (KR), America’s largest supermarket, reported an improvement of 5.5% in total sales to $27.6 billion during fiscal 4Q17.
In fiscal 4Q17, Kroger’s (KR) same-store sales (excluding fuel) fell 0.7%. The company missed the consensus by a wide margin.
On March 2, 2017, Cincinnati-based Kroger (KR) reported its financial results for fiscal 4Q17 and fiscal 2017. For fiscal 4Q17, the company’s top and bottom lines cruised ahead of the consensus estimates.
Casey’s (CASY) is covered by 13 Wall Street analysts, who have jointly rated the stock a 1.8—a better rating than its major peers.
While fuel price volatility has hampered Casey’s top line for several quarters, its fuel sales have exceeded annual targets in fiscal 2017.
After delivering solid performances in 2014 and 2015, Casey’s (CASY) stock lost around 1% of its value in 2016.
Casey’s has a strong and differentiated business model, with a focus on locations that have a low population density.
Casey’s missed estimates for both revenue and earnings estimates in fiscal 1Q17 and fiscal 2Q17.
Target (TGT) failed to meet expectations with its 4Q results and issued grim guidance for the next year.
A host of analyst actions followed Target’s (TGT) weak results.
Target (TGT), which reported results on February 28, 2017, delivered an earnings and revenue miss in 4Q16.
Target (TGT) reported its results for 4Q16 on February 28, 2017. The company reported total sales of $20.7 billion, missing the consensus estimates as well as the company guidance.
Target (TGT), the third-largest mass merchandiser in the US, declared results for 4Q16 on February 28, 2017.
Fiscal 2016 top line rises 13% Despite ongoing deflationary headwinds throughout 2016, Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) delivered industry-leading top line growth in 2016. The company’s total sales rose 13% to…
Sprouts Farmers Market is covered by 21 Wall Street analysts, who have neutral to positive views on the company. The company is rated a 2.2 on a scale of 1 (strong buy) to 5 (sell).
Sprouts Farmers Market reported its 4Q16 results on February 23, 2017. The company reported quarterly earnings per share (or EPS) of $0.13, outdoing analysts’ estimates by $0.01.
Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) reported a 6% YoY (year-over-year) rise in its sales to $986 million in 4Q16, ~$11 million higher than analysts’ expectations.
Phoenix, Arizona–based Sprouts Farmers Market reported its 4Q16 and 2016 results on February 23, 2017. The results relate to the three-month period that ended on January 1, 2017.
In the current part of the series, we’ll look at Wall Street’s recommendations and current valuations for Target (TGT).