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Autozone Inc (AZO.N)

AZO.N on New York Stock Exchange

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18 Mar 2019
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Fedex Unveils Autonomous Delivery Robot
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - FedEx Corp ::FEDEX UNVEILS AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY ROBOT.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX SAMEDAY BOT IS AN EVOLUTION FOR SAME-DAY, LAST-MILE E-COMMERCE DELIVERIES.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX BOT IS BEING DEVELOPED IN COLLABORATION WITH DEKA DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH CORP. AND ITS FOUNDER DEAN KAMEN.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX PLANS TO TEST THE BOT THIS SUMMER IN SELECT MARKETS, INCLUDING MEMPHIS, TENN., PENDING FINAL CITY APPROVALS..FEDEX - COLLABORATING WITH AUTOZONE, LOWE'S, PIZZA HUT, TARGET, WALGREENS AND WALMART TO HELP ASSESS RETAILERS' AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY NEEDS.  Full Article

Autozone Q2 Earnings Per Share $11.49
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc ::AUTOZONE 2ND QUARTER SAME STORE SALES INCREASE 2.6%; EPS INCREASES 10.7% TO $11.49.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $11.49.Q2 SALES $2.5 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $2.45 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $9.96 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.DOMESTIC SAME STORE SALES, OR SALES FOR STORES OPEN AT LEAST ONE YEAR, INCREASED 2.6% FOR QUARTER..AT QUARTER-END, COMPANY'S INVENTORY INCREASED 5.4% OVER SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR.DURING QUARTER ENDED FEBRUARY 9, 2019, AUTOZONE OPENED 20 NEW STORES IN U.S., ONE STORE IN MEXICO AND TWO STORES IN BRAZIL.  Full Article

Autozone 1st Quarter Same Store Sales Increase 2.7 Pct
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc ::AUTOZONE 1ST QUARTER SAME STORE SALES INCREASE 2.7%; EPS INCREASES 34.7% TO $13.47.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $13.47.Q1 SALES $2.6 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $2.64 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $12.21 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.INVENTORYAT QUARTER-END INCREASED 2.0% OVER SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR.DOMESTIC SAME STORE SALES, OR SALES FOR STORES OPEN AT LEAST ONE YEAR, INCREASED 2.7% FOR QUARTER..FOR QUARTER, GROSS PROFIT, AS A PERCENTAGE OF SALES, WAS 53.7% (VERSUS 52.8% FOR SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR).AUTOZONE - DURING QUARTER ENDED NOVEMBER 17, 2018, AUTOZONE OPENED 13 NEW STORES AND RELOCATED ONE STORE IN U.S. AND OPENED THREE NEW STORES IN MEXICO.  Full Article

Autozone To Repurchase An Additional $1.25 Bln Of Co's Common Stock
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc ::AUTOZONE AUTHORIZES ADDITIONAL STOCK REPURCHASE.AUTOZONE INC - AUTHORIZED REPURCHASE OF AN ADDITIONAL $1.250 BILLION OF COMPANY'S COMMON STOCK IN CONNECTION WITH ITS ONGOING SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.AUTOZONE - ADDITIONAL REPURCHASE IS IN CONNECTION WITH ITS ONGOING SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.  Full Article

Autozone reports Q1 earnings per share $10.00
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc ::AUTOZONE 1ST QUARTER SAME STORE SALES INCREASE 2.3%; EPS INCREASES 6.8% TO $10.00.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $10.00.Q1 SALES $2.6 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $2.54 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $9.81 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.- AT QUARTER-END, ‍COMPANY'S INVENTORY INCREASED 6.3% OVER SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR, DRIVEN BY NEW STORES AND INCREASED PRODUCT PLACEMENT​.SAYS AFTER-EFFECTS OF NATURAL DISASTERS AIDED CO'S SALES BY AN ESTIMATED 50 TO 60 BPS FOR QUARTER.AUTOZONE - TOTAL LOSSES FROM STORMS WERE $9 MILLION RESULTING IN A NET NEGATIVE IMPACT TO EPS OF ABOUT $.07 IN QUARTER.  Full Article

Autozone says‍ entered extension amendment to credit deal in which co's borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal increased to $2 bln​
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Autozone Inc :Autozone-‍ entered extension amendment to credit deal in which co's borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal increased from $1.6 billion to $2.0 billion​.Autozone - ‍under extension amendment, co's option to increase borrowing capacity under revolving credit deal raised to $800 million - SEC Filing​.Autozone Inc - ‍under extension amendment, termination date of revolving credit agreement was extended from Nov. 18, 2021 until Nov. 18, 2022​.  Full Article

AutoZone reports Q4 earnings per share of $15.27
Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 

Sept 19 (Reuters) - AutoZone Inc :AutoZone 4th quarter same store sales increase 1.0%; 4th quarter EPS increases 6.8% to $15.27; fiscal 2017 sales of $10.9 billion; fiscal 2017 EPS increases 8.3% to $44.07.Q4 earnings per share $15.27.Q4 earnings per share view $15.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q4 adjusted earnings per share $15.18 excluding items.Q4 sales $3.5 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.49 billion.AutoZone Inc - at quarter-end ‍inventory increased 6.9% over same period last year, driven by new stores and increased product placement​.  Full Article

FedEx partners with Walmart, Pizza Hut to test last-mile delivery robot

Feb 27 FedEx Corp this summer plans to begin testing a robot to handle home deliveries for partners ranging from Walmart Inc to Pizza Hut.