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Autozone Inc (AZO.N)

AZO.N on New York Stock Exchange

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19 Jan 2018
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Autozone reports Q1 earnings per share $10.00
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc ::AUTOZONE 1ST QUARTER SAME STORE SALES INCREASE 2.3%; EPS INCREASES 6.8% TO $10.00.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $10.00.Q1 SALES $2.6 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $2.54 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $9.81 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.- AT QUARTER-END, ‍COMPANY'S INVENTORY INCREASED 6.3% OVER SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR, DRIVEN BY NEW STORES AND INCREASED PRODUCT PLACEMENT​.SAYS AFTER-EFFECTS OF NATURAL DISASTERS AIDED CO'S SALES BY AN ESTIMATED 50 TO 60 BPS FOR QUARTER.AUTOZONE - TOTAL LOSSES FROM STORMS WERE $9 MILLION RESULTING IN A NET NEGATIVE IMPACT TO EPS OF ABOUT $.07 IN QUARTER.  Full Article

Autozone says‍ entered extension amendment to credit deal in which co's borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal increased to $2 bln​
Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc :Autozone-‍ entered extension amendment to credit deal in which co's borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal increased from $1.6 billion to $2.0 billion​.Autozone - ‍under extension amendment, co's option to increase borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal raised to $800 million - SEC Filing​.Autozone Inc - ‍under extension amendment, termination date of revolving credit agreement was extended from Nov. 18, 2021 until Nov. 18, 2022​.  Full Article

AutoZone reports Q4 earnings per share of $15.27
Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 

Sept 19 (Reuters) - AutoZone Inc :AutoZone 4th quarter same store sales increase 1.0%; 4th quarter EPS increases 6.8% to $15.27; fiscal 2017 sales of $10.9 billion; fiscal 2017 EPS increases 8.3% to $44.07.Q4 earnings per share $15.27.Q4 earnings per share view $15.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q4 adjusted earnings per share $15.18 excluding items.Q4 sales $3.5 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.49 billion.AutoZone Inc - at quarter-end ‍inventory increased 6.9% over same period last year, driven by new stores and increased product placement​.  Full Article

Autozone Q4 earnings per share $14.30
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 

Autozone Inc : Autozone 4th quarter same store sales increase 1.0% . Q4 earnings per share $14.30 . Q4 earnings per share view $14.25 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q4 sales $3.4 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.43 billion .Says company's inventory at quarter-end increased 6.1% over same period last year.  Full Article

AutoZone authorizes additional stock repurchase
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 

AutoZone Inc : AutoZone authorizes additional stock repurchase . Board of directors authorized repurchase of an additional $750 million of company's common stock .Board authorized additional $750 million repurchase in connection with its ongoing share repurchase program.  Full Article

Autozone posts Q3 earnings $10.77/shr
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 

Autozone Inc : Autozone 3rd quarter same store sales increase 2.0 pct; EPS increases 12.6ct to $10.77 . Q3 earnings per share $10.77 . Q3 sales $2.6 billion versus I/B/E/S view $2.65 billion . Q3 earnings per share view $10.92 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Expect by end of fiscal year to be servicing about 2,000 of our over 5,000 domestic autozone stores . Plan to open about four additional mega hubs by end of fiscal year to finish with a total of 11 . Quarter was impacted by legal charge along with discrete tax benefit, which netted to a reduction to earnings per share of $0.11 per share . Qtrly sales below expectations as weather negatively impacted sales primarily in Midwestern, Middle Atlantic, and Northeastern states .Merchandise inventories at quarter end was $3.6 billion versus $3.47 billion at Q3 end last year.  Full Article

BRIEF-Autozone Senior Vice President Of Stores Announces Retirement

* SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF STORES, JIM GRIFFITH, ANNOUNCES HIS RETIREMENT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: