Stage Stores (SSI) Reports Q4 EPS of $0.45, Beats on Revenues; Offers FY18 Revenue Outlook Above Consensus

March 8, 2018 6:05 AM

Note: EPS may not be comparable

Stage Stores (NYSE: SSI) reported Q4 EPS of $0.45. Revenue for the quarter came in at $549 million versus the consensus estimate of $357.24 million.

Fourth Quarter Results

Fourth quarter 2017 results compared to fourth quarter 2016 results were as follows:

2018 Guidance

Regarding the company’s outlook for fiscal 2018, Mr. Glazer stated, “We are optimistic about 2018 and remain focused on building upon the momentum we established in our department store sales. In addition, our acquisition of Gordmans is a great opportunity for us to leverage the strength of the off-price sector, and we plan to accelerate growth in this business during the coming year. As a result, in 2018, we expect to deliver positive comparable sales, significantly improve EBIT, and generate positive free cash flow.”

For fiscal 2018, the company provided the following guidance:


Stage Stores sees FY2018 EPS of ($1.35)-($0.95). Stage Stores sees FY2018 revenue of $1.61-1.64 billion, versus the consensus of $1.59 billion.

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