SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the businesses whose shares are anticipated to see lively commerce in Thursday’s session are Lululemon Athletica Inc., Finisar Corp., and Target Corp.
is projected to report first-quarter earnings of 32 cents a share, in accordance to a consensus survey by FactSet. “We believe, given the stock’s performance year-to-date, any sequential improvement in trends could provide a meaningful rebound for LULU; however, we are more inclined to favor a slow, sequential quarterly improvement throughout 2014,” analyst Matthew McClintock at Barclays stated in a report revealed Tuesday.
is forecast to submit fourth-quarter earnings of 38 cents a share.
After Wednesday’s closing bell, Target Corp.
stated its board hiked the retailer’s quarterly dividend by 21% to 52 cents a share. The dividend shall be paid to shareholders of document on Aug. 20. Shares of Target have been unchanged in after hours.
late Wednesday reported it swung to first-quarter revenue of $1.eight million from a lack of $161,000 a yr in the past. On a per-share foundation, the upscale house furnishings retailer earned four cents a share. Adjusted earnings got here in at 18 cents a share, forward of analysts’ estimate of 11 cents a share. Shares of Restoration Hardware rallied 12% in prolonged buying and selling.
C.R. Bard Inc.
stated its board raised the quarterly dividend by 5% to 22 cents a share. The dividend will probably be paid Aug. 1 to shareholders of report on July 21. The medical merchandise firm will even purchase again up to $500 million of its widespread shares. C.R. Bard shares have been flat in after-hours buying and selling.