(RTTNews) - Kohl`s Corp. (KSS) announced earnings for third quarter that fell from last year.
The company's profit totaled $123 million, or $0.78 per share. This compares with $161 million, or $0.98 per share, in last year's third quarter.
Excluding items, Kohl`s Corp. reported adjusted earnings of $116 million or $0.74 per share for the period.
Analysts had expected the company to earn $0.86 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.
Revenue held steady at $4.63 billion
Kohl`s Corp. earnings at a glance:
-Earnings (Q3): $116 Mln. vs. $161 Mln. last year. -EPS (Q3): $0.74 vs. $0.98 last year. -Analysts Estimate: $0.86 -Revenue (Q3): $4.63 Bln vs. $4.63 Bln last year.
-Guidance: Full year EPS guidance: $4.75 to $4.95