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Lennar, McCormick Net Jump; Conn's Net Declines


Author: Mukesh Buch
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Last Update: 3:24 AM ET March 29 2016

Smurf: Conn''s fourth-quarter net plummeted 93% to $1 million. Destination Maternity fourth-quarter net loss narrowed to $3 million. Lennar first-quarter net soared 25% to $144 million. McCormick first-quarter net surged 33% to $93 million. SYNNEX first-quarter net rose 0.5% to $47 million.

12:00 PM New York Conn''s fourth-quarter net plummeted 93% to $1 million. Destination Maternity fourth-quarter net loss narrowed to $3 million. Lennar first-quarter net soared 25% to $144 million. McCormick first-quarter net surged 33% to $93 million. SYNNEX first-quarter net rose 0.5% to $47 million.

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Conn''s, Inc (CONN), the consumer goods and services provider reported revenues in the fourth-quarter ending in January jumped 7% from a year ago to $456.8 million.

Same store sales in the quarter increased 3.6%.

Net income in the quarter plummeted 92.9% to $1.1 million or 3 cents per diluted share compared to $15.5 million or 42 cents per share from the same quarter last year.

Destination Maternity Corp (DEST), the maternity apparel designer and retailer said net sales in the fourth-quarter ending in January slipped 2.4% from a year ago to $118.3 million.

Comparable store sales in the quarter declined 3.5%.

Net loss in the quarter narrowed to $3.1 million or 11 cents per diluted share compared to $16.9 million or $1.02 per share from the same quarter last year.

Lennar Corporation (LEN), the real estate developer stated revenues in the first-quarter ending in February advanced 21% from a year ago to $2 billion.

Net income in the quarter soared 25.3% to $144.1 million or 63 cents per diluted share compared to $115 million or 50 cents per share from the same quarter last year.

McCormick & Company, Inc (MKC), the spices, herbs and seasonings products maker reported sales in the first-quarter ending in February rose 2% from a year ago to $1.03 billion.

Net income in the quarter surged 32.5% to $93.4 million or 73 cents per diluted share compared to $70.5 million or 55 cents per share from the same quarter last year.

McCormick forecasted sales in the year to increase between 4% and 6% and operating profit to jump 17% to 20% from $548 million in 2015 and earnings per share in the range of $3.65 to $3.72.

SYNNEX Corporation (SNX), the business process services provider said revenues in the first-quarter ending in February dropped 2.4% from a year ago to $3.1 billion.

Net income in the quarter rose 0.5% to $46.6 million or $1.17 per diluted share compared to $46.3 million or $1.16 per share from the same quarter last year.
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