— Ulta Beauty (NYSE: ULTA) reported third-quarter 2019 earnings of $2.25 per share, vs. $2.13 per share expected.
— Net sales grew 7.6% to $1.68 billion, vs. $1.69 billion expected. Comp sales grew 3.2% driven by 2.3% transaction growth.
— For fiscal 2019, expects total sales growth of about 10%, vs prior estimate of 9-12%. EPS estimated to be $11.93-$12.03 (previously $11.86-$12.06)
— ULTA shares rose 6% immediately following the announcement.
Like other leading store operators, Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST) went into overdrive when people stockpiled on essential items after coronavirus threw normal life out of gear in early 2020.
Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported first quarter 2022 earnings results today. Total revenue increased 16% year-over-year to $12.2 billion. Net income rose 23% to $1.9 billion while EPS grew 22%
Warehouse chain Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST) reported higher earnings and revenues for the fourth quarter of 2021. The results also topped expectations. Fourth-quarter net sales grew 17.5% annually to