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Author: Mark Jonker
Thanksgiving and Black Friday mark the beginning of the holiday season for retailers. The consumer discretionary sector fell on November 30, 2015.
Wall Street is expecting Dick's Sporting Goods' adjusted EPS (earnings per share) to be around $1.16, which would be 11.0% less than EPS in 4Q14.
Dollar General (DG) is expected to release its earnings for fiscal 4Q15 on March 10, 2016. The quarter ended January 29, 2016. Wall Street expects adjusted EPS to be $1.26.
Office Depot (ODP) released its earnings for Q4 2015. It reported adjusted earnings per share of $0.07, but Wall Street was expecting much better performance of $0.11.
Fossil Group (FOSL) reported its earnings for 4Q15, surprising Wall Street when it reported its adjusted EPS as 20.7% higher than the consensus estimate.
Ralph Lauren's (RL) adjusted EPS (earnings per share) came in around $2.27, which was a decline when compared to $2.41 in 3Q15.