Staples Inc (SPLS)

SPLS (NASDAQ:Specialty Retail) EQUITY
neg -0.26
Today's Range: 16.37 - 16.70 | SPLS Avg Daily Volume: 14,698,200
Last Update: 02/26/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 8,630,797
YTD Performance: -8.17%
Open: $16.70
Previous Close: $16.64
52 Week Range: $10.70 - $19.40
Oustanding Shares: 639,801,830
Market Cap: 10,761,466,781
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for SPLS
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 1 1 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 12 13 13 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 1
Mean Rec. 2.71 2.86 2.86 3.16
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.85%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/23/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 18.09
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SPLS Sector Avg. S&P 500
18.09 17.90 26.88
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
18.10% 28.00% 8.90%
Revenue -5.20 -0.06 -0.02
Net Income 0.00 -0.20 -0.07
EPS 0.00 -0.23 -0.08
Earnings for SPLS:
Revenue 23.11B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (01/15) Qtr (04/15) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $0.30 $0.17 $0.96 $0.97
Number of Analysts 12 7 14 14
High Estimate $0.32 $0.19 $0.98 $1.09
Low Estimate $0.28 $0.14 $0.94 $0.80
Prior Year $0.33 $0.18 $1.16 $0.96
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.84% -6.35% -17.55% 1.49%
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Feb 02, 2015 | 6:28 AM EST
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