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American Eagle Outfitters Reports Q3 Earnings Per Share $0.36


Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - American Eagle Outfitters Inc ::AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS REPORTS RECORD THIRD QUARTER SALES, COMP SALES INCREASED 3 PCT.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.36.Q3 REVENUE $960 MILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $960.8 MILLION.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.38 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES Q4 2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE ABOUT $0.42 TO $0.44.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.37 EXCLUDING ITEMS.QTRLY TOTAL ENDING INVENTORIES AT COST INCREASED 8 PCT TO $534 MILLION.QTRLY CONSOLIDATED COMPARABLE SALES WERE UP 3 PCT.CONTINUE TO EXPECT FISCAL YEAR 2017 CAPITAL EXPENDITURES IN RANGE OF $160 MILLION TO $170 MILLION.ANTICIPATES Q4 COMPARABLE STORE SALES INCREASE IN MID-SINGLE DIGITS.COMPANY IS ON TRACK TO CLOSE A TOTAL OF 25 TO 30 STORES THIS YEAR.SEE "STRONG MOMENTUM" INTO Q4, POSITIONING CO WELL FOR NEXT FEW CRITICAL WEEKS OF HOLIDAY SEASON.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.39 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.