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Kohl`s Corp. Profit Climbs In Q4

Kohl`s Corp. (KSS) revealed earnings for its fourth quarter that advanced compared to the same period last year.

The company said its bottom line advanced to $312 million, or $1.87 per share. This was up from $252 million, or $1.44 per share, in last year's fourth quarter.

Analysts had expected the company to earn $1.77 per share, according figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.

The company said revenue for the quarter rose 9.2% to $6.78 billion. This was up from $6.21 billion last year.

Kohl`s Corp. earnings at a glance:

-Earnings (Q4): $312 Mln. vs. $252 Mln. last year.
-Earnings Growth (Y-o-Y): 23.8%
-EPS (Q4): $1.87 vs. $1.44 last year.
-EPS Growth (Y-o-Y): 29.9%
-Analysts Estimate: $1.77
-Revenue (Q4): $6.78 Bln vs. $6.21 Bln last year.
-Revenue Change (Y-o-Y): 9.2%

Full year EPS guidance: $4.95 to $5.45

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