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Lululemon Reports Q4 Results


Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 

March 27 (Reuters) - Lululemon Athletica Inc ::. ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR FISCAL 2018 RESULTS; BOARD OF DIRECTORS AUTHORIZES $500.0 MILLION STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.85.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.65.SEES FY 2019 REVENUE $3.7 BILLION TO $3.74 BILLION.SEES Q1 2019 REVENUE $740 MILLION TO $750 MILLION.Q4 REVENUE ROSE 26 PERCENT TO $1.2 BILLION.Q4 REVENUE ESTIMATE $911.7 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.27 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES Q1 2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.68 TO $0.70.SEES FY 2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.48 TO $4.55.QTRLY COMPARABLE SALES INCREASE 16%, OR 17% ON A CONSTANT DOLLAR BASIS.SEES FY 2019 TOTAL COMPARABLE SALES INCREASE IN LOW-DOUBLE DIGITS ON A CONSTANT DOLLAR BASIS.SEES Q1 2019 TOTAL COMPARABLE SALES INCREASE IN LOW-DOUBLE DIGITS ON A CONSTANT DOLLAR BASIS.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $743.0 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY REVENUE VIEW $3.72 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.INVENTORIES AT END OF FISCAL 2018 INCREASED BY 23% TO $404.8 MILLION COMPARED TO $329.6 MILLION AT END OF FISCAL 2017.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.67 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $4.40 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.