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ExlService Holdings, Inc.
SPS Commerce, Inc.
U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc.
USANA Health Sciences, Inc.
Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd.
BJ's Restaurants, Inc.
Shoe Carnival, Inc.
Hibbett Sports, Inc.
Five Below's (FIVE) focus on pre-teen customers and pricing strategy along with solid comps run bodes well. However, it is battling with higher SG&A expenses and dismal margins.
Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) is grappling with weak comps, which are weighing on the top line. Nevertheless, the company is on track with the transformation plan and store rationalization efforts.
Exponent (EXPO) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
Michaels (MIK) partners with UPS, bringing the UPS Access Point locations to more than 1,100 Michaels' outlets across the United States.
Perficient (PRFT) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.
Red Robin's (RRGB) brand transformation, menu innovation and digital enhancements are likely to aid revenues. However, soft comps, high expenses and its limited international presence is worrisome.
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Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) posts mixed second-quarter fiscal 2019 results. The soft comps performance is attributable to lower store transactions.
Interest Coverage Ratio is used to determine how effectively a company can pay the interest charges on its debt. A company that is capable of generating earnings well above its interest expense can withstand financial hardships.
Brinker's (EAT) ambitious expansion plans along with its sales building, digital, operational and remodeling initiatives are encouraging.
iRobot (IRBT) gains from diversified product portfolio, including Braava Mops, Roomba Vacuums and Terra Mows, and effective marketing strategies. Tariffs on imports continue to play spoilsport.