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Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2012
11/17/2011
8:30:00 AM
$1.53 to $1.59
$1.59
-1.1%
-2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides In-line

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.53 to $1.59 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.59 per share for the quarter ending January 28, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 01/2012
1/5/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.82 to $0.83
$0.80
5.9%
6.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Ups Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.82 to $0.83 per share. The company's previosu guidance was earnings of $0.77 to $0.80 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.80 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2012.
In-line Guidance
FY 2013
2/2/2012
8:30:00 AM
$3.12 to $3.27
-0.1%
-0.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings In-line with Expectations

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.84 to $0.85 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.82 to $0.83 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.83 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2012. The Earnings Whisper (R) number is $0.85 per share. The company also said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.82 to $0.86 per share and fiscal 2012 earnings of $3.12 to $3.27 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.85 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2012 and $3.21 per share for the year ending February 2, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 04/2012
4/5/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.89 to $0.91
$0.88
2.5%
-0.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Ups Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.89 to $0.91 per share. The company's previous guidance was for earnings of $0.82 to $0.86 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.88 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 04/2012
5/3/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.92 to $0.93
$0.91
-0.2%
-3.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects first quarter earnings of $0.92 to $0.93 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.89 to $0.91 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.91 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2012.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2013
5/17/2012
8:30:00 AM
$3.26 to $3.37
earnings of $3.37
-2.5%
-0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.72 to $0.75 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $3.26 to $3.37 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $3.12 to $3.27 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.75 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2012 and earnings of $3.37 per share for the year ending January 31, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 07/2012
7/5/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.77 to $0.78
$0.76
7.0%
5.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Ups Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects second quarter earnings of $0.77 to $0.78 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.72 to $0.75 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.76 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 07/2012
8/2/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.80 to $0.81
$0.78
0.2%
2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.80 to $0.81 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.77 to $0.78 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.78 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2012.
Raises Guidance Closer to Estimates
FY 2013
8/16/2012
8:30:00 AM
$3.36 to $3.44
earnings of $3.45
-0.1%
2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidane to be Closer to Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.63 to $0.66 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $3.36 to $3.44 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $3.26 to $3.37 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.70 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2012 and earnings of $3.45 per share for the year ending January 31, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 10/2012
10/4/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.70 to $0.71
$0.69
-1.9%
-7.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Third Quarter Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects third quarter earnings of $0.70 to $0.71 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.63 to $0.66 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.69 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2012. The company also said it continues to expect fourth quarter earnings of $0.99 to $1.04 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.04 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2013.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
Q 10/2012
11/1/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.71 to $0.72
$0.72
-6.3%
-6.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects third quarter earnings of $0.71 to $0.72 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.70 to $0.71 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.72 per share for the quarter ending October 27, 2012.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2013
11/15/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.99 to $1.04
$1.04
-1.3%
3.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides In-line

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.99 to $1.04 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.04 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2013.
Raises Guidance
Q 01/2013
1/3/2013
8:30:00 AM
$1.05 to $1.06
$1.04
8.0%
1.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.05 to $1.06 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.99 to $1.04 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.04 per share for the quarter ending February 2, 2013.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
Q 01/2013
2/7/2013
8:30:00 AM
$1.06 to $1.07
$1.06
2.0%
2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.06 to $1.07 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $1.05 to $1.06 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.06 per share for the quarter ending February 2, 2013. The company also said it expects first quarter earnings of $1.00 to $1.04 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.04 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 04/2013
4/11/2013
8:30:00 AM
at least $1.05
$1.03
5.9%
-0.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides Above Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects first quarter earnings to be slightly above the high-end of its previous guidance range of $1.00 to $1.04 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.03 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 04/2013
5/9/2013
8:30:00 AM
$1.06 to $1.07
$1.05
-0.6%
-1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance Above Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it now expects first quarter earnings of $1.06 to $1.07 per share. The company's previous guidance was for earnings to be slightly above the high-end of its earlier guidance range of $1.00 to $1.04 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.05 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
Raises Guidance Closer to Estimates
Q 07/2013
5/23/2013
4:00:00 PM
$0.89 to $0.93
$0.92
1.2%
-1.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be Closer to Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.89 to $0.93 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $3.70 to $3.81 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $3.65 to $3.80 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.92 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2013 and earnings of $3.88 per share for the year ending January 31, 2014.
Raises Guidance Closer to Estimates
FY 2014
8/22/2013
4:00:00 PM
$3.80 to $3.87
$3.89
2.0%
-5.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be Closer to Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.75 to $0.78 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.80 per share for the quarter ending November 2, 2013. The company also said it expects fiscal year earnings of $3.80 to $3.87 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.70 to $3.81 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.89 per share for the year ending January 31, 2014.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 01/2014
11/21/2013
4:00:00 PM
$0.97 to $1.01
$1.09
$2.81 bill
-5.7%
3.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Sees Fourth Quarter Below Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.97 to $1.01 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.09 per share on revenue of $2.81 billion for the quarter ending February 1, 2014.
EPS Below Estimates
FY 2015
2/27/2014
4:00:00 PM
$4.05 to $4.21
0.7%
-2.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides Below Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $1.11 to $1.15 per share and fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.05 to $4.21 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.21 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2014 and $4.37 per share for the year ending January 31, 2015.
Narows Guidance
Q 07/2014
5/22/2014
4:01:00 PM
$1.05 to $1.09
$1.09
1.1%
-0.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Narrows Guidance

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $1.05 to $1.09 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $4.09 to $4.21 per share. The company's previous guidance was fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.05 to $4.21 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.09 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2014 and $4.23 per share for the year ending January 31, 2015.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
8/21/2014
4:01:00 PM
$4.18 to $4.26
$4.23
7.4%
4.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.83 to $0.87 per share and fiscal 2015 earnings of $4.18 to $4.26 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $4.09 to $4.21 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.86 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2014 and $4.23 per share for the year ending January 31, 2015.
Reaffirms Below Estimates
Q 01/2015
11/20/2014
4:00:00 PM
$1.05 to $1.09
$1.11
7.3%
2.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Reaffirms Below Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it continues to expect fourth quarter earnings of $1.05 to $1.09 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.11 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2015.
Q1 Below/FY In-line
FY 2016
2/26/2015
4:01:00 PM
$4.60 to $4.80
6.8%
-0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides In-line for the Fiscal Year

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $1.21 to $1.26 per share and fiscal 2016 earnings of $4.60 to $4.80 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.30 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2015 and $4.79 per share for the year ending January 31, 2016.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2016
5/21/2015
4:01:00 PM
$4.72 to $4.87
$4.83
-4.5%
-5.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance to be In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $1.19 to $1.24 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $4.72 to $4.87 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $4.60 to $4.80 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.26 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2015 and $4.83 per share for the year ending January 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
FY 2016
8/20/2015
4:01:00 PM
$2.40 to $2.45
$2.45
-9.5%
-3.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides In-line

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.48 to $0.50 per share and fiscal 2016 earnings of $2.40 to $2.45 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.50 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2015 and $2.45 per share for the year ending January 31, 2016.
Reaffirms Below Estimates
Q 01/2016
11/19/2015
4:01:00 PM
$0.60 to $0.63
$0.64
10.0%
4.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Reaffirms Below Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it continues to expect fourth quarter earnings of $0.60 to $0.63 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.64 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2016.
EPS Below Estimates
FY 2017
3/1/2016
4:01:00 PM
$2.59 to $2.71
2.7%
-2.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Guides Below Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.69 to $0.72 per share and fiscal 2017 earnings of $2.59 to $2.71 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.76 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2016 and $2.76 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
Q2 Below/FY In-line
FY 2017
5/19/2016
4:01:00 PM
$2.63 to $2.72
$2.72
-5.5%
3.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Sees Second Quarter Below Estimates; Fiscal Year In-line

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.64 to $0.67 per share and fiscal year earnings of $2.63 to $2.72 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $2.59 to $2.71 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.70 per share for the quarter ending July 31, 2016 and $2.72 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2017
8/18/2016
4:01:00 PM
$2.69 to $2.75
$2.71
3.5%
-1.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.52 to $0.55 per share and now expects fiscal year earnings of $2.69 to $2.75 per share. The company's previous guidance was for fiscal year earnings of $2.63 to $2.72 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.58 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2016 and $2.71 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2017
11/17/2016
4:01:00 PM
$0.72 to $0.75
$0.75
3.8%
1.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ross Stores Sees Fourth Quarter In-line with Estimates

Ross Stores Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.72 to $0.75 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.75 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
11/17/2011
8:30:00 AM
Oct '11
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.63
$2.0 Bil
$0.63
$0.63
$2.0 Bil
-
0.8%
18.6%
9.2%
-0.7%
-2.1%
3/15/2012
8:33:00 AM
Jan '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.43
$2.4 Bil
$0.42
$0.42
$2.4 Bil
2.4%
0.3%
18.6%
11.8%
-0.7%
1.8%
5/17/2012
8:30:00 AM
Apr '12
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.47
$2.4 Bil
$0.46
$0.46
$2.3 Bil
2.2%
0.7%
20.6%
13.6%
0.5%
-0.1%
8/16/2012
8:30:00 AM
Jul '12
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.41
$2.3 Bil
$0.40
$0.40
$2.3 Bil
2.5%
0.9%
22.8%
12.0%
-1.6%
2.6%
11/15/2012
8:30:00 AM
Oct '12
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.36
$2.3 Bil
$0.36
$0.36
$2.3 Bil
-
0.1%
10.8%
10.6%
-2.4%
3.9%
3/21/2013
8:30:00 AM
Jan '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.54
$2.8 Bil
$0.54
$0.54
$2.7 Bil
-
0.8%
23.3%
15.1%
0.2%
7.7%
5/23/2013
4:00:00 PM
Apr '13
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.54
$2.5 Bil
$0.54
$0.54
$2.5 Bil
-
0.8%
12.5%
7.8%
0.4%
-0.8%
8/22/2013
4:00:00 PM
Jul '13
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.49
$2.6 Bil
$0.48
$0.46
$2.5 Bil
2.1%
1.2%
17.1%
9.0%
3.3%
-5.0%
11/21/2013
4:00:00 PM
Oct '13
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$0.40
$2.4 Bil
$0.41
$0.40
$2.4 Bil
-2.4%
-0.9%
7.6%
6.0%
-7.5%
0.6%
2/27/2014
4:00:00 PM
Jan '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$0.51
$2.7 Bil
$0.52
$0.51
$2.8 Bil
-1.9%
-0.3%
-7.9%
-0.7%
2.1%
-2.4%
5/22/2014
4:01:00 PM
Apr '14
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$0.57
$2.7 Bil
$0.58
$0.58
$2.7 Bil
-1.7%
-0.3%
4.0%
5.5%
0.7%
-0.3%
8/21/2014
4:01:00 PM
Jul '14
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.57
$2.7 Bil
$0.55
$0.55
$2.7 Bil
3.6%
0.7%
12.4%
7.0%
4.3%
4.4%
11/20/2014
4:00:00 PM
Oct '14
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.47
$2.6 Bil
$0.44
$0.44
$2.6 Bil
6.8%
1.9%
12.3%
8.4%
7.3%
1.0%
2/26/2015
4:01:00 PM
Jan '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.60
$3.0 Bil
$0.56
$0.56
$2.9 Bil
7.1%
3.5%
14.0%
10.6%
5.5%
-0.1%
5/21/2015
4:01:00 PM
Apr '15
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$0.69
$2.9 Bil
$0.66
$0.64
$2.9 Bil
4.5%
1.7%
15.7%
9.6%
1.2%
-5.9%
8/20/2015
4:01:00 PM
Jul '15
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
$0.63
$3.0 Bil
$0.65
$0.62
$2.9 Bil
-3.1%
1.0%
8.0%
8.7%
-7.2%
-3.6%
11/19/2015
4:01:00 PM
Oct '15
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$0.53
$2.8 Bil
$0.51
$0.50
$2.8 Bil
3.9%
0.5%
11.9%
7.1%
9.1%
4.5%
3/1/2016
4:01:00 PM
Jan '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$0.66
$3.3 Bil
$0.67
$0.64
$3.2 Bil
-1.5%
1.3%
6.3%
7.2%
2.9%
-2.2%
5/19/2016
4:01:00 PM
Apr '16
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$0.73
$3.1 Bil
$0.75
$0.73
$3.1 Bil
-2.7%
-0.7%
3.0%
5.1%
-6.3%
3.6%
8/18/2016
4:01:00 PM
Jul '16
Q2 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.71
$3.2 Bil
$0.68
$0.67
$3.1 Bil
4.4%
1.6%
9.0%
7.2%
2.6%
-1.9%
11/17/2016
4:01:00 PM
Oct '16
Q3 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.62
$3.1 Bil
$0.57
$0.56
$3.0 Bil
8.8%
4.3%
13.4%
10.9%
3.3%
1.9%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.75
$3.5 Bil
-
-
13.6%
6.4%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.83
$3.3 Bil
-
-
13.7%
6.8%
3/17/2011
$17.45
$1.16
$7.87 Bil
-
-
-
3/15/2012
$28.18
$1.43
$8.61 Bil
23.3%
9.4%
61.5%
3/21/2013
$29.03
$1.77
$9.72 Bil
23.8%
12.9%
3.0%
2/27/2014
$36.16
$1.94
$10.23 Bil
9.6%
5.2%
24.5%
2/26/2015
$49.53
$2.21
$11.04 Bil
13.9%
7.9%
37.0%
3/1/2016
$56.23
$2.51
$11.94 Bil
13.6%
8.1%
13.5%
3/1/2017
$67.09
$2.81
$12.68 Bil
12.0%
6.2%
19.3%
3/1/2018
$56.97
$3.09
$13.51 Bil
10.0%
6.5%
-15.1%
3/1/2019
-
$3.45
-
11.7%
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$51
-24%
Projected Price
$57
-15%