TJX Companies Q3 earnings per share $1.00

Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - TJX Companies Inc :TJX Companies Inc - qtrly ‍​ diluted EPS was $1.00.TJX Companies Inc qtrly net sales increased 6% to $8.8 billion over last year’s 7% increase‍​.TJX Companies Inc qtrly consolidated comparable store sales were flat compared to last year's 5% increase.TJX Companies Inc - Q3 FY18 EPS includes an estimated $.03 negative impact due to the hurricanes during the third quarter‍​.TJX Companies Inc - maintains high end of full year fiscal 2018 EPS and comparable store sales growth outlook‍​.TJX Companies Inc - total inventories as of October 28, 2017, were $4.7 billion, compared with $4.4 billion at the end of the third quarter last year‍​.TJX Companies Inc - continues to expect to repurchase approximately $1.5 to $1.8 billion of TJX stock in fiscal 2018‍​.TJX Companies Inc - believe that warmer temperatures in the U.S. during the quarter dampened demand for apparel at Marmaxx division ‍​.Q3 earnings per share view $1.00, revenue view $8.86 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Fy2018 earnings per share view $3.93 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.