Staples Inc (SPLS)

SPLS (NASDAQ:Specialty Retail)
neg -0.09
Today's Range: 17.32 - 17.88 | SPLS Avg Daily Volume: 12,733,600
Last Update: 12/19/14 - 4:14 PM EST
Volume: 20,556,100
YTD Performance: 8.81%
Open: $17.62
Previous Close: $17.64
52 Week Range: $10.70 - $17.77
Oustanding Shares: 639,801,830
Market Cap: 11,062,173,641
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for SPLS
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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 1 0 0 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 13 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.86 3.16 3.16 3.16
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.78%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/23/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 18.59
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SPLS Sector Avg. S&P 500
18.59 18.40 25.33
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
32.59% 15.90% 22.80%
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 $0.98
Number of Analysts 11 7 14 14
High Estimate $0.32 $0.19 $0.98 $1.10
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) -8.82% -6.35% -17.43% 2.24%
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