Staples Inc (SPLS)

SPLS (NASDAQ:Specialty Retail) EQUITY
pos +0.08
Today's Range: 8.48 - 8.61 | SPLS Avg Daily Volume: 6,134,000
Last Update: 03/29/17 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 4,270,387
YTD Performance: -6.19%
Open: $8.49
Previous Close: $8.49
52 Week Range: $8.00 - $14.72
Oustanding Shares: 652,529,821
Market Cap: 5,455,149,304
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 1 1 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 8 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.78 2.78 2.78 2.78
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 5.74%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/22/17
Price Earnings Ratio: -11.77
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SPLS Sector Avg. S&P 500
-11.77 0.00 30.30
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.70% -22.11% -25.33%
Revenue -13.40 -0.20 -0.08
Net Income -100.00 -1.60 0.00
EPS -100.00 -3.40 0.00
Earnings for SPLS:
Revenue 18.25B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (04/17) Qtr (07/17) FY (01/18) FY (01/19)
Average Estimate $0.17 $0.12 $0.89 $0.88
Number of Analysts 7 6 8 6
High Estimate $0.18 $0.13 $0.94 $1.01
Low Estimate $0.16 $0.11 $0.84 $0.83
Prior Year $0.17 $0.12 $0.90 $0.89
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.00% 1.39% -0.97% -1.26%
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Novice Trade: Staples Real Money Pro($)

With a failed merger behind it, the office products chain can focus on earnings growth.
Holding Staples bonds to maturity should guarantee the return income investors seek.
Office Depot needs to innovate, like its rival and former merger partner Staples has been attempting to do.
Just do it, Jeff: The price is right, you get instant community access and, oy, what you could do with those stores.
When KKR and Apollo sell a stock it should be a huge red flag to investors to consider following suit.
The sudden dearth of momentum will give us some good opportunities, but watch accounts closely.
These managers have great track records and I have made money stealing their ideas.
The office-supply retailer initiates an annualized $0.10 per share dividend and ups its stock buyback program.

Is PriceSmart a No Brainer? Real Money Pro($)

Founded by Price Club veterans, this stock looks promising.

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