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Williams-Sonoma Inc (WSM.N)

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Williams-Sonoma reports Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.78
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016 04:15pm EST 

Williams-Sonoma Inc : Announces third quarter 2016 results net revenues grow 1.1% with GAAP EPS of $0.78 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.79 gross margin improves to 36.8% and merchandise inventories decrease 3.5% . Q3 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.79 . Q3 revenue $1.245 billion versus i/b/e/s view $1.26 billion . Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.78 . Q3 earnings per share view $0.77 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2016 non-gaap operating margin in the range of 9.4% - 9.6% . Sees Q4 total net revenues in range $1,570 million - $1,650 million . Sees FY capital spending $200 million - $220 million . Qtrly comparable brand revenue decreased 0.4% . Gross margin was 36.8% in q3 versus 36.6% . Sees FY 2016 capital spending in the range $200 million - $220 million . Sees FY comparable brand revenue up 1% - 2% . Sees Q4 diluted EPS $1.45 - $1.55 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.59 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Q4 revenue view $1.64 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma Q2 earnings per share $0.58
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Williams-sonoma Inc : Q2 earnings per share $0.58 . Net revenues grow 2.8 percent with EPS of $0.58 merchandise inventories down 6.6 percent . Q2 revenue $1.159 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.17 billion . Q2 earnings per share view $0.58 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . sees q3 total net revenues between $1,235 million to $1,285 million . Sees Q3 comparable brand revenue growth of 0 percent to 4 percent . Sess Q3 diluted EPS $0.75 to $0.80 . Quarterly comparable brand revenue growth of 0.6 percent . Gross margin was 35.4 percent in Q2 2016 versus 36.1 percent in Q2 2015 . Sees fy total net revenues $5,075 - $5,225 million . Q2 16 operating margin was 7.2 percent versus 7.4 percent in Q2 2015 . Sees FY comparable brand revenue growth between 1 percent to 4 percent . As of July 31, 2016, there was about $486 million remaining under current stock repurchase program . Sees FY non-GAAP diluted EPS $3.35 to $3.55 . Q3 earnings per share view $0.81, revenue view $1.28 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Fy2016 earnings per share view $3.40, revenue view $5.01 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma Q1 non-gaap earnings per share $0.53
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Williams-sonoma Inc : Operating margin in Q1 16 was 5.8% compared to 7.0% in q1 15 . Sonoma inc - we are on track to deliver on both our near and longer-term goals . Gross margin was 35.8% in q1 16 versus 36.8% in q1 15 . Comparable brand revenue growth in q1 16 increased 4.5% . Sees q2 total net revenues $1,145 - $1,175 millions . Sees q2 comparable brand revenue up 1% - 4% . Sees q2 diluted eps $0.54 - $0.60 . Q1 non-gaap earnings per share $0.53 . Q1 gaap earnings per share $0.44 . Q1 revenue $1.098 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.08 billion .Q1 earnings per share view $0.50 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma announces $500 million stock repurchase authorization and 6% dividend increase
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Williams-Sonoma, Inc:Authorized a new $500 million stock repurchase program that the company intends to execute over the next three years and a 6% increase in the company's quarterly cash dividend to $0.37 per share.The quarterly dividend is payable on May 27, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on April 29, 2016.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma Inc declares quarterly cash dividend
Friday, 18 Dec 2015 05:00pm EST 

Williams-Sonoma Inc:Has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per common share.Dividend is payable on February 24, 2016 to stockholders of record date as on January 26, 2016.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma Inc laying off 85 at Arlington facility - The Dallas Morning News
Monday, 30 Nov 2015 09:08pm EST 

Williams-Sonoma Inc:Williams-Sonoma is laying off 85 workers from its new Arlington facility, after deciding to close a new custom furniture operation - The Dallas Morning News.The California-based company filed a notice with the Texas Workforce Commission last week, stating the closure was "expected to be permanent" and scheduling the layoffs for Jan. 19. - The Dallas Morning News.The move will not affect the larger distribution operation within the Arlington facility, which currently employs 440 workers, said Pat Connolly, a spokesman for the home goods company - The Dallas Morning News.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma, Inc gives Q4, FY 2015 comparable brand revenue guidance; raises low end of prior FY 2015 guidance
Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 04:15pm EST 

Williams-Sonoma, Inc:Sees Q4 2015 total Net Revenues of $1.575 -- $1.630 billion.Sees Q4 2015 Comparable Brand Revenue Growth 2% -- 5%.Sees Q4 2015 Diluted EPS $1.53 -- $1.62.Sees FY 2015 Total Net Revenues $4.965 -- $5.020 billion.Sees FY 2015 Comparable Brand Revenue Growth 4% -- 6%.Sees FY 2015 Diluted EPS $3.36 -- $3.45.Q4 2015 revenue of $1.64 billion and EPS of $1.67 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2015 revenue of $5.02 billion and EPS of $3.44 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma, Inc declares quarterly cash dividend
Friday, 19 Jun 2015 05:00pm EDT 

Williams-Sonoma, Inc:Declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per common share.Payable on August 26, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on July 24.  Full Article

Williams-Sonoma Inc gives Q2 2015 guidance; reaffirms FY 2015 guidance
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 04:10pm EDT 

Williams-Sonoma Inc:Expects Q2 2015 total net revenue guidance of $1.085 bln -- $1.105 bln.Expects Q2 2015 diluted EPS of $0.53 -- $0.57.Expects FY 2015 total net revenue guidance of $4.950 bln -- $5.020 bln.Expects FY 2015 diluted EPS of $3.35 – $3.45.Says estimated the impact of the west coast port slowdown to be an approximate $30 to $40 million reduction in net revenues and a $0.10 to $0.12 reduction in EPS in FY 2015.Says Q2 2015 impact is estimated to be a $5 to $10 million reduction in net revenues and a $0.02 to $0.04 reduction in EPS.  Full Article

NY attorney general questions Williams-Sonoma Inc and other retailers’ practices for on-call staff, pay for short shifts - AP
Sunday, 12 Apr 2015 08:00pm EDT 

Williams-Sonoma Inc:New York’s attorney general has launched an inquiry into 13 retailers, questioning the practice of keeping workers on call for shifts on short notice and possible violations of the state requirement to pay hourly staff for atleast four hours when they report to work - The Associated Press.Letters were sent to Gap Inc., Abercrombie & Fitch, J. Crew Group Inc., L. Brands, Burlington Coat Factory, TJX Companies, Urban Outfitters, Target Corp., Sears Holding Corp., Williams-Sonoma Inc., Crocs, Ann Inc. and J.C. Penney Co. Inc.Attorney General has targeted New York employers who cheat or underpay low-wage workers, getting more than $17 mln in restitution for about 14,000 workers from fast food franchise owners, construction contractors and others.The attorney general’s office is now examining retailers and whether reporting in to an employer also triggers the pay requirement under New York law.The attorney general’s office said it has received reports of more employers setting shifts the night before or even just a few hours in advance, including these 13.  Full Article

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BRIEF-Williams-Sonoma increases qrtrly dividend to $0.39 per/share

* Williams-Sonoma, Inc. increases quarterly dividend by $0.02, or 5%, to $0.39 per common share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: