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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.