Consumer Sector Update for 09/11/2019: LOVE, FRAN, PLAY, WMT, MCD, DIS, CVS, KO

Top Consumer Stocks:

WMT: +0.28%

MCD: +0.46%

DIS: -0.02%

CVS: +0.27%

KO: +0.42%

Leading consumer stocks were rallying pre-market Wednesday.

Stocks moving on news include:

(+) The Lovesac Company (LOVE), which was gaining more than 20% after posting a fiscal Q2 adjusted loss of $0.31 per share, narrower than the loss of $0.63 per share in the comparable period a year ago. Analysts polled by Capital IQ expected a loss of $0.51 per share.

(+) Francesca's Holdings (FRAN) was up more than 8% after it reported earnings per share of $0.61 for fiscal Q2 ended Aug. 3, higher than EPS of $0.16 in the comparable quarter last year.

(-) Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY) was slumping 15% after it reported fiscal Q2 results that were in line to better than Wall Street expectations and it lowered its FY19 outlook. GAAP EPS increased to $0.90 for the period ended Aug. 4, from $0.84 a year ago. That beat the $0.85 average estimate of analysts surveyed by Capital IQ.

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