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Staples Inc.

  • SPLS
  • NASDAQ
  • Merchandising and Lodging
  • Latest 10.93
  • Currency US$
  • Change -0.13
  • Percent Change -1.175 %
  • Volume 7,581,252
  • Thu Jul 10, 2014 04:00 PM EDT NASDAQ data delayed 15 minutes.

Earnings & Estimates

Short Term
    Q2/13 Q3/13 Q4/13 Q1/14 Q2/14 Q3/14 Q4/14 Q1/15 Q2/15 Q3/15  

Actual quarterly earnings for the past eight quarters and estimated for the next two quarters

Estimated EPS ($)   0.22 0.45 0.45 0.28 0.18 0.42 0.39 0.21 0.12 0.38  
Actual EPS   0.18 0.46 0.46 0.27 0.17 0.42 0.33 0.18 -- --  
Surprise (%)   -18.2 2.2 2.2 -3.6 -5.6 -- -15.4 -12.4 -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   -0.2 -0.0 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.3 -30.5 -9.8  
{#} Analysts   14 14 14 13 14 12 12 11 11 10  
Date of Earnings   Aug 15 Nov 14 Mar 06 May 22 Aug 21 Nov 20 Mar 06 May 20 Aug 20 Nov 19  

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Long Term
    2015 2016  

Estimated annual earnings for the next
two years

Estimated EPS ($)   0.99 0.98  
Actual EPS   1.16 0.99  
Surprise (%)   -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   -14.6 -1.1  
{#} Analysts   14 12  
Date of Earnings   -- --  

Trends & Revisions

Earnings Per Share Trend
  Current 7-Days Ago 30-Days Ago 60-Days Ago 90-Days Ago
  Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Current Quarter (ends Jul 2014) 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.15 0.15
Next Quarter (ends Oct 2014) 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.40 0.40
Current Fiscal Year (ends Jan 2015) 0.99 0.99 0.99 1.08 1.08
Next Fiscal Year (ends Jan 2016) 0.98 0.98 0.98 1.07 1.07

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Earnings Revisions
Last 7 Days Last 30 Days
Up Revs Down Revs Up Revs Down Revs
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 1
0 0 0 0