Staples Inc (SPLS)

SPLS (NASDAQ:Specialty Retail)
neg -0.16
Today's Range: 11.04 - 11.29 | SPLS Avg Daily Volume: 9,988,800
Last Update: 07/22/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 8,107,561
YTD Performance: -29.52%
Open: $11.25
Previous Close: $11.20
52 Week Range: $10.70 - $17.30
Oustanding Shares: 646,619,307
Market Cap: 7,242,136,238
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 0 0 0 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 12 12 12 13
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 1 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 3.16 3.08 3.08 3.07
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 4.30%
Dividend Ex-Date: 06/25/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 11.64
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SPLS Sector Avg. S&P 500
11.64 13.30 28.87
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.43% -32.00% -28.84%
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 (07/14) Qtr (10/14) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $0.12 $0.38 $0.99 $0.98
Number of Analysts 11 10 14 12
High Estimate $0.14 $0.45 $1.16 $1.10
Low Estimate $0.10 $0.34 $0.90 $0.80
Prior Year $0.17 $0.42 $1.16 $0.99
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -30.48% -9.76% -14.59% -1.08%
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