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Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST)

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$78.43 USD

78.43
1,229,306

-0.07 (-0.09%)

Updated Feb 23, 2018 09:48 AM ET

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S&P 500 9.79%

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Foot Locker Unveils Capital Spending Plan Before Q4 Earnings

Foot Locker (FL) plans to spend the capital strategically with primary focus being on developing digital competencies and supply chain.

ZUMZ  FL  ROST  GIII

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Why COST, ROST, DLTR Are Likely to Trump Earnings Estimates

Gradual wage acceleration, a 17-year low unemployment rate and rising consumer sentiment are working in tandem for the sector.

DLTR  COST  ROST

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Boston Beer's (SAM) Q4 Earnings to Gain From Growth Plan

Boston Beer (SAM) is banking on its three-point growth-plan to lift performance. This is likely to aid performance in fourth-quarter 2017.

SAM  ROST  TJX  M

Zacks Equity Research

Dillard's (DDS) Likely to Repeat Solid Earnings Show in Q4

Dillard's (DDS) appears in good shape on strategic initiatives that aided performance in the last reported quarter. We expect the company to beat expectations, when it reports fourth-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Feb 20.

ROST  TJX  M  DDS

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Skechers' (SKX) Q4 Earnings & Revenues Beat Help Lift Stock

Skechers (SKX) gained from healthy performances at the international wholesale business, company-owned global retail business and domestic wholesale business.

ZUMZ  ROST  SKX  GIII

Zacks Equity Research

Hanesbrands (HBI) Q4 Earnings Miss Estimates, Stock Down

After reporting in-line earnings in the preceding two quarters, Hanesbrands (HBI) succumbed to a negative earnings surprise in the fourth quarter of 2017.

ZUMZ  ROST  HBI  GIII

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Central Garden & Pet (CENT) Q1 Earnings Beat, FY18 View Up

Improved product offerings, strategic investments, growth in e-commerce and cost containment efforts worked collectively in favor of Central Garden & Pet (CENT).

CENT  ZUMZ  ROST  GIII

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Tapestry (TPR) Q2 Earnings & Revenues Surpass Estimates

Tapestry (TPR) has undertaken transformation initiatives revolving around product, stores and marketing.

ZUMZ  ROST  GIII  TPR

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Factors Setting the Tone for Skechers (SKX) in Q4 Earnings

Skechers' (SKX) greater emphasis on new line of products, cost containment efforts, inventory management and global distribution platform are likely to drive earnings in the fourth quarter.

ROST  TIF  SKX  GIII

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Michael Kors (KORS) Q3 Earnings: Is a Beat in the Cards?

Michael Kors Runway 2020 strategic plan, which focuses on product innovation, brand engagement and customer experience, is likely to drive top line.

ROST  TIF  GIII  KORS

Benjamin Rains

3 Stocks to Buy That Popped While Markets Sunk

Markets got off to a rough start on Monday morning, following a substantial Friday sell-off that led to losses for the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite. But today's slide slowly began to turn around on the back of substantial gains from a few industry giants.

AMZN  AAPL  ROST  STLD

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Will Tapestry (TPR) Manage to See Higher Earnings in Q2?

Tapestry (TPR) undergoes brand transformation and introduces modern luxury concept stores in key markets.

ROST  TIF  KORS  TPR

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Deckers (DECK) Beats on Q3 Earnings, Raises FY18 Outlook

Deckers is focused on expanding brand assortments, introducing more innovative line of products and optimizing omni-channel distribution.

ROST  SKX  DECK  GIII

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Ross Stores (ROST) Stock Moving Up the Charts: Time to Buy?

Ross Stores (ROST) is in investors' good books, gaining traction from its commitment toward better price management, merchandise, cost containment and store expansion plan.

DLTR  TGT  ROST  BURL

Zacks Equity Research

Higher Consumer Spending Indicates Solid Retail Earnings

Certainly, a buoyant stock market, gradual wage acceleration, a 17-year low unemployment rate and modest inflation were enough to propel consumer spending.

DLTR  ROST  SBH  HIBB  M

Sumit Singh

5 Potential Winners in the Retail Space This Earnings Season

The expression "retail apocalypse" appears to be a thing of past.

HD  DLTR  ROST  TIF  M

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Factors Likely to Decide Deckers (DECK) Fate in Q3 Earnings

Deckers' focus on expanding brand assortments, bringing more innovative line of products, targeting consumers through marketing and optimizing omni-channel distribution also bode well.

ROST  TIF  DECK  TPR

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Wal-Mart Sharpens Online Edge, Join Forces With Rakuten

Per the deal, Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Rakuten and will work together to sell online groceries in Japan as well as eBooks and audiobooks in the United States.

AMZN  WMT  DLTR  ROST

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Positive Currency Rates to Aid Ralph Lauren (RL) Q3 Earnings

Ralph Lauren's (RL) guidance clearly reflect the gains from recent positive movements in foreign currency rates. We expect the company to beat expectations when it reports third-quarter fiscal 2018 results on Feb 1.

EL  ROST  TSCO  RL

Zacks Equity Research

Solid Comps, Strategic Initiatives to Aid Costco's Top Line

Costco (COST) seems somewhat unfazed by tough retail scenario, comprising soft traffic and inclination toward online shopping.

WMT  TGT  COST  ROST

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Tapestry's (TPR) Multi-Brand Strategy to Aid Top-Line Growth

Tapestry's (TPR) has undertaken transformational initiatives revolving around products, stores and marketing.

TGT  ROST  GIII  TPR

Zacks Equity Research

Do Colgate's (CL) Strategies Indicate Earnings Beat in Q4?

We expect Colgate(CL) to beat expectations when it reports fourth-quarter 2017 results on Jan 26. Innovation and in-store implementation have been the guiding principles for Colgate's growth strategy over the years.

EL  ROST  TSCO  CL

Zacks Equity Research

TJX Companies' (TJX) Sales Driving Efforts to Boost Traffic

TJX Companies (TJX) continues to gain from increased store traffic, backed by efficient merchandising and marketing policies.

ROST  BIG  TJX  BURL

Zacks Equity Research

Holiday Sales Stellar: 4 Retail Stocks Set to Beat Earnings

The holiday season turned out to be a blissful one as consumers continued to fill their shopping carts on the back of a favorable economic scenario.

URBN  PLCE  DLTR  TGT  ROST  DRI  M  JCP  KSS

Zacks Equity Research

Is Kroger (KR) Eyeing Boxed to Counter Amazon's Dominance?

Kroger (KR) is in rumors for a potential buyout of the leading online wholesaler, Boxed, worth up to $500 million.

AMZN  ZUMZ  ROST  KR

Zacks Equity Research

Dollar Tree (DLTR) in Investors' Good Books: Time to Hold?

Dollar Tree is gaining from its robust surprise trend backed by strong comps growth and improved margins while volatile consumer trend and high global exposure remain concerns.

BECN  AEO  DLTR  ROST

Zacks Equity Research

Dollar General Hits 52-Week High: Is There More Room Ahead?

Dollar General (DG) looks good on its robust strategic endeavors. However, reduction in SNAP benefit remains a major concern.

ZUMZ  AEO  DG  ROST

Zacks Equity Research

Skechers Stock a Must Have in Your '18 Portfolio: Here's Why

Well you might still be working on your strategy and hunting for the right stock to build up your portfolio. To make your task a little less exhaustive, we try to bring your focus on one stock.

WMT  ROST  SKX  GIII

Zacks Equity Research

Costco (COST) Likely to Emerge As a Strong Player in 2018

Costco's growth strategies, sturdy comps performance and strong membership trends reinforce its position.

WMT  COST  ROST  GIII

Zacks Equity Research

Herbalife (HLF) Continues to Grapple With Lower Sales Volume

Herbalife's (HLF) initial regional volume metrics for fourth-quarter 2017 is unimpressive. The company continues to battle weak market trends across North America and Mexico.

ROST  HLF  FIVE  KSS