Back to top
more

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA)

(Delayed Data from NSDQ)

$2.16 USD

2.16
2,455,386

+0.02 (0.94%)

Updated Jun 28, 2017 04:00 PM ET

Add to portfolio

4-Sell       4  

A Value | D Growth | C Momentum | B VGM

The Style Scores are a complementary set of indicators to use alongside the Zacks Rank. It allows the user to better focus on the stocks that are the best fit for his or her personal trading style.

The scores are based on the trading styles of Value, Growth, and Momentum. There\'s also a VGM Score (\'V\' for Value, \'G\' for Growth and \'M\' for Momentum), which combines the weighted average of the individual style scores into one score.

Value Score A
Growth Score A
Momentum Score A
VGM Score A

Within each Score, stocks are graded into five groups: A, B, C, D and F. As you might remember from your school days, an A, is better than a B; a B is better than a C; a C is better than a D; and a D is better than an F.

As an investor, you want to buy stocks with the highest probability of success. That means you want to buy stocks with a Zacks Rank #1 or #2, Strong Buy or Buy, which also has a Score of an A or a B in your personal trading style.

Zacks Style Scores Education - Learn more about the Zacks Style Scores

This is our short term rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for stocks over the next 1 to 3 months. How good is it? See rankings and related performance below.

Zacks Rank Definition Annualized Return
1 Strong Buy 25.71%
2 Buy 18.12%
3 Hold 9.91%
4 Sell 5.49%
5 Strong Sell 2.29%
S&P 500 9.79%

Zacks Rank Education - Learn about the Zacks Rank

Zacks Rank Home - Zacks Rank resources in one place

Zacks Premium - The only way to fully access the Zacks Rank

The Zacks Equity Research reports, or ZER for short, are our in-house, independently produced research reports.

The ever popular one-page Snapshot reports are generated for virtually every single Zacks Ranked stock. It's packed with all of the company's key stats and salient decision making information. Including the Zacks Rank, Zacks Industry Rank, Style Scores, the Price, Consensus & Surprise chart, graphical estimate analysis and how a stocks stacks up to its peers.

The detailed multi-page Analyst report does an even deeper dive on the company's vital statistics. In addition to all of the proprietary analysis in the Snapshot, the report also visually displays the four components of the Zacks Rank (Agreement, Magnitude, Upside and Surprise); provides a comprehensive overview of the company business drivers, complete with earnings and sales charts; a recap of their last earnings report; and a bulleted list of reasons to buy or sell the stock. It also includes an industry comparison table to see how your stock compares to its expanded industry, and the S&P 500.

Researching stocks has never been so easy or insightful as with the ZER Analyst and Snapshot reports.

Learn more about Zacks Equity Research reports

See more Zacks Equity Research reports

The Zacks Industry Rank assigns a rating to each of the 265 X (Expanded) Industries based on their average Zacks Rank.

An industry with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #1's and #2's will have a better average Zacks Rank than one with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #4's and #5's.

The industry with the best average Zacks Rank would be considered the top industry (1 out of 265), which would place it in the top 1% of Zacks Ranked Industries. The industry with the worst average Zacks Rank (265 out of 265) would place in the bottom 1%.

Zacks Rank Education -- Learn more about the Zacks Rank
Zacks Industry Rank Education -- Learn more about the Zacks Industry Rank

Income Statements

The Style Scores are a complementary set of indicators to use alongside the Zacks Rank. It allows the user to better focus on the stocks that are the best fit for his or her personal trading style.

The scores are based on the trading styles of Value, Growth, and Momentum. There's also a VGM Score ('V' for Value, 'G' for Growth and 'M' for Momentum), which combines the weighted average of the individual style scores into one score.

Value Score A
Growth Score A
Momentum Score A
VGM Score A

Within each Score, stocks are graded into five groups: A, B, C, D and F. As you might remember from your school days, an A, is better than a B; a B is better than a C; a C is better than a D; and a D is better than an F.

As an investor, you want to buy stocks with the highest probability of success. That means you want to buy stocks with a Zacks Rank #1 or #2, Strong Buy or Buy, which also has a Score of an A or a B in your personal trading style.

Zacks Style Scores Education - Learn more about the Zacks Style Scores

Research for ASNA

 

The Zacks Equity Research reports, or ZER for short, are our in-house, independently produced research reports.

The ever popular one-page Snapshot reports are generated for virtually every single Zacks Ranked stock. It's packed with all of the company's key stats and salient decision making information. Including the Zacks Rank, Zacks Industry Rank, Style Scores, the Price, Consensus & Surprise chart, graphical estimate analysis and how a stocks stacks up to its peers.

The detailed multi-page Analyst report does an even deeper dive on the company's vital statistics. In addition to all of the proprietary analysis in the Snapshot, the report also visually displays the four components of the Zacks Rank (Agreement, Magnitude, Upside and Surprise); provides a comprehensive overview of the company business drivers, complete with earnings and sales charts; a recap of their last earnings report; and a bulleted list of reasons to buy or sell the stock. It also includes an industry comparison table to see how your stock compares to its expanded industry, and the S&P 500.

Researching stocks has never been so easy or insightful as with the ZER Analyst and Snapshot reports.

Learn more about Zacks Equity Research reports

See more Zacks Equity Research reports

Fiscal Year end for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. falls in the month of July .

All items in Millions except EPS data.

7/31/16 7/31/15 7/31/14 7/31/13 7/31/12
Sales 6,995 4,803 4,791 4,715 3,353
Cost Of Goods 3,067 2,134 2,131 2,067 1,475
Gross Profit 3,929 2,669 2,660 2,648 1,879
Selling & Adminstrative & Depr. & Amort Expenses 3,835 2,904 2,449 2,383 1,586
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 94 -235 211 265 293
Non-Operating Income 1 0 -1 -9 -9
Interest Expense 103 6 7 14 4
Pretax Income -8 -241 204 243 279
Income Taxes 4 -4 65 87 107
Minority Interest 0 0 0 0 0
Investment Gains/Losses 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income/Charges 0 0 0 0 0
Income From Cont. Operations -12 -237 138 155 172
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0 0 -5 -4 -10
Net Income -12 -237 133 151 162
Depreciation Footnote 7/31/16 7/31/15 7/31/14 7/31/13 7/31/12
Income Before Depreciation & Amortization 579 28 417 441 400
Depreciation & Amortization (Cash Flow) 486 263 207 176 107
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 94 -235 211 265 293
Earnings Per Share Data 7/31/16 7/31/15 7/31/14 7/31/13 7/31/12
Average Shares 192.20 162.60 165.10 163.30 159.40
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 0.60 0.59 1.00 1.25 1.34
Diluted Net EPS -0.06 -1.46 0.81 0.93 1.02

Fiscal Year end for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. falls in the month of July .

All items in Millions except EPS data.

4/30/17 1/31/17 10/31/16 7/31/16 4/30/16
Sales 1,565.10 1,748.20 1,678.40 1,812.30 1,669.30
Cost Of Goods 616.70 802.40 664.40 754.50 652.60
Gross Profit 948.40 945.80 1,014.00 1,057.80 1,016.70
SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses 2,260.20 990.50 962.80 992.60 959.30
Income After SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses -1,311.80 -44.70 51.20 65.20 57.40
Non-Operating Income -0.20 0.40 -0.10 -0.30 0.90
Interest Expense 25.80 25.00 25.30 27.60 27.40
Pretax Income -1,337.80 -69.30 25.80 37.30 30.90
Income Taxes -307.10 -34.10 11.40 23.50 15.90
Minority Interest 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Investment Gains/Losses 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Income/Charges 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Income From Cont. Operations -1,030.70 -35.20 14.40 13.80 15.00
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Net Income -1,030.70 -35.20 14.40 13.80 15.00
Earnings Per Share Data 4/30/17 1/31/17 10/31/16 7/31/16 4/30/16
Average Shares 195.00 194.80 195.30 195.10 195.00
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 0.05 -0.07 0.18 0.08 0.15
Diluted Net EPS -5.29 -0.18 0.07 0.08 0.08