Staples Inc. (SPLS)

SPLS (NASDAQ:Specialty Retail)
pos +0.14
Today's Range: 11.86 - 12.07 | SPLS Avg Daily Volume: 11,802,400
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 6,494,943
YTD Performance: -25.17%
Open: $11.96
Previous Close: $11.89
52 Week Range: $11.04 - $17.30
Oustanding Shares: 650,720,496
Market Cap: 7,815,287,849
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 5 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 13 13 8 8
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 3.07 3.07 2.36 2.36
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 4.20%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/26/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 10.69
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SPLS Sector Avg. S&P 500
10.69 12.80 28.65
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-14.40% -9.06% -40.49%
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 (04/14) Qtr (07/14) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $0.21 $0.15 $1.08 $1.07
Number of Analysts 11 10 13 9
High Estimate $0.23 $0.17 $1.21 $1.25
Low Estimate $0.18 $0.13 $0.97 $0.90
Prior Year $0.27 $0.17 $1.16 $1.08
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -23.91% -11.18% -6.96% -0.96%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Most retailers are good for an income trade.
There could be a spending splurge in the spring.
Mar 07, 2014 | 7:47 AM EST
Shares of SPLS now seen reaching $12, according to JP Morgan. Estimates also reduced, as the company is seeing declining sales. Neutral...
Costco, Children's Place and Staples all missed the mark.
Staples to shutter stores; Costco misses views.
Mar 05, 2014 | 7:59 AM EST
SPLS was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, B. Riley said. $15 price target. Retail environment has been weak, which has caused higher pro...
Attractive names that sell at value prices are hard to find.

Staples Gets Clipped Real Money Pro($)

This looks like a fine short candidate, but wait for a rally to these levels.
Wait for fundamental economic/fiscal shifts before being a contrarian.

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