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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.22
NAS:ROST's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
64% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. NAS:ROST: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:ROST' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 3.51 Max: No Debt
Current: 2.22
Equity to Asset 0.50
NAS:ROST's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. NAS:ROST: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:ROST' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.45 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.5
0.39
0.52
Interest Coverage 92.45
NAS:ROST's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
65% of the 779 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 26.18 vs. NAS:ROST: 92.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:ROST' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.97  Med: 112.29 Max: N/A
Current: 92.45
F-Score: 9
Z-Score: 9.66
M-Score: -2.85
WACC vs ROIC
10.37%
51.13%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 10/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 13.79
NAS:ROST's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.24 vs. NAS:ROST: 13.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:ROST' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 11.94 Max: 13.79
Current: 13.79
7
13.79
Net-margin (%) 8.58
NAS:ROST's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. NAS:ROST: 8.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:ROST' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.34  Med: 7.34 Max: 8.58
Current: 8.58
4.34
8.58
ROE (%) 42.67
NAS:ROST's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. NAS:ROST: 42.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:ROST' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.68  Med: 43.06 Max: 48.27
Current: 42.67
27.68
48.27
ROA (%) 21.26
NAS:ROST's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. NAS:ROST: 21.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:ROST' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.04  Med: 19.67 Max: 22.57
Current: 21.26
11.04
22.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 72.92
NAS:ROST's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 951 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.26 vs. NAS:ROST: 72.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:ROST' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.45  Med: 73.25 Max: 95.58
Current: 72.92
47.45
95.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 10.40
NAS:ROST's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 793 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. NAS:ROST: 10.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:ROST' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.4  Med: 15.3 Max: 42.4
Current: 10.4
10.4
42.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 12.60
NAS:ROST's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:ROST: 12.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:ROST' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 16.6 Max: 47.7
Current: 12.6
6.1
47.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 12.50
NAS:ROST's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 598 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. NAS:ROST: 12.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:ROST' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 17.3 Max: 49.8
Current: 12.5
2.8
49.8
» NAS:ROST's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-03-01)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

ROST Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Lee Ainslie 31,260 sh (+5.29%)
PRIMECAP Management 15,018,300 sh (+0.13%)
Westport Asset Management 460,000 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 46,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 55,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 35,900 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 7,300 sh (-2.67%)
Ken Fisher 213,951 sh (-2.79%)
Jeremy Grantham 490,161 sh (-9.87%)
Ray Dalio 17,000 sh (-12.37%)
Pioneer Investments 4,990,081 sh (-35.76%)
RS Investment Management 6,169 sh (-49.80%)
Scott Black 32,926 sh (-80.89%)
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Q1 2016

ROST Guru Trades in Q1 2016

John Hussman 100,000 sh (New)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 4,173 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 126,353 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 41,740 sh (+33.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 518,741 sh (+5.83%)
PRIMECAP Management 15,036,800 sh (+0.12%)
Tom Gayner 46,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 6,169 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 32,500 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,300 sh (unchged)
Scott Black Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 212,478 sh (-0.69%)
Pioneer Investments 4,916,695 sh (-1.47%)
Westport Asset Management 420,000 sh (-8.70%)
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Q2 2016

ROST Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 451,528 sh (New)
David Rolfe 2,487,764 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 225,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 558,890 sh (+342.32%)
Lee Ainslie 60,440 sh (+44.80%)
RS Investment Management 6,893 sh (+11.74%)
PRIMECAP Management 15,296,500 sh (+1.73%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner Sold Out
Keeley Asset Management Corp 3,940 sh (-5.58%)
Ken Fisher 194,859 sh (-8.29%)
Westport Asset Management 382,600 sh (-8.90%)
Pioneer Investments 3,597,971 sh (-26.82%)
Jeremy Grantham 93,772 sh (-81.92%)
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Q3 2016

ROST Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ray Dalio 18,561 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 171,014 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 310,200 sh (+37.87%)
Pioneer Investments 3,648,843 sh (+1.41%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 3,947 sh (+0.18%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 14,850,100 sh (-2.92%)
David Rolfe 2,153,398 sh (-13.44%)
Ken Fisher 168,533 sh (-13.51%)
Lee Ainslie 50,380 sh (-16.64%)
Joel Greenblatt 460,853 sh (-17.54%)
Jeremy Grantham 6,750 sh (-92.80%)
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores    NAICS: 448140    SIC: 5651
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Traded in other countries:RSO.Germany, ROST.Mexico,
Ross Stores Inc is the off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States. It It operate two brands of off-price retail apparel and home fashion stores namely Ross Dress for Less(r) and dds DISCOUNTS(r).

Ross Stores Inc is incorporated in Delaware in 1957. It turned public with its IPO in August 1985. The Company, together with its subsidiaries is the off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States, with 1,274 locations in 34 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. It operates two brands of off-price retail apparel and home fashion stores namely Ross Dress for Less (Ross) and dds DISCOUNTS(r). It offers designer apparel, accessories, footwear, and home fashions for the entire family at everyday savings of 20% to 60% off department and specialty store regular prices. It also operates 172 dds DISCOUNTS stores in 15 states. dd's DISCOUNTS features more moderately-priced first-quality, in-season, name brand apparel, accessories, footwear, and home fashions for the entire family at everyday savings of 20% to 60% off moderate department and discount store regular prices. The typical dds DISCOUNTS store is located in an established shopping center in a densely populated urban or suburban neighborhood.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 24.86
ROST's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
63% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.30 vs. ROST: 24.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ROST' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.92  Med: 17.06 Max: 25.38
Current: 24.86
7.92
25.38
Forward P/E 21.37
ROST's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
74% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 16.39 vs. ROST: 21.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.86
ROST's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
63% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.36 vs. ROST: 24.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ROST' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.92  Med: 17.03 Max: 25.38
Current: 24.86
7.92
25.38
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 24.28
ROST's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
59% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.74 vs. ROST: 24.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
ROST' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.79  Med: 18.12 Max: 32.07
Current: 24.28
7.79
32.07
P/B 10.13
ROST's P/B is ranked lower than
94% of the 915 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. ROST: 10.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ROST' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.15  Med: 6.34 Max: 10.33
Current: 10.13
3.15
10.33
P/S 2.15
ROST's P/S is ranked lower than
81% of the 921 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. ROST: 2.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ROST' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.08 Max: 2.18
Current: 2.15
0.49
2.18
PFCF 20.95
ROST's PFCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 392 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 16.34 vs. ROST: 20.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ROST' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.53  Med: 21.02 Max: 60.14
Current: 20.95
7.53
60.14
POCF 16.98
ROST's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. ROST: 16.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ROST' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.38  Med: 11.62 Max: 19.42
Current: 16.98
5.38
19.42
EV-to-EBIT 15.13
ROST's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
52% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.74 vs. ROST: 15.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ROST' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 10.3 Max: 15.3
Current: 15.13
3.9
15.3
EV-to-EBITDA 12.95
ROST's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.35 vs. ROST: 12.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ROST' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 8.6 Max: 13.1
Current: 12.95
4.5
13.1
PEG 1.39
ROST's PEG is ranked higher than
66% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. ROST: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
ROST' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.94 Max: 2.51
Current: 1.39
0.32
2.51
Shiller P/E 37.65
ROST's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
75% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 22.21 vs. ROST: 37.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ROST' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.55  Med: 30.63 Max: 46.6
Current: 37.65
15.55
46.6
Current Ratio 1.52
ROST's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. ROST: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ROST' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 1.45 Max: 1.61
Current: 1.52
1.24
1.61
Quick Ratio 0.59
ROST's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. ROST: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ROST' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.77
Current: 0.59
0.13
0.77
Days Inventory 64.27
ROST's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
63% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 89.52 vs. ROST: 64.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ROST' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.4  Med: 61.78 Max: 84.11
Current: 64.27
59.4
84.11
Days Sales Outstanding 2.64
ROST's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
84% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. ROST: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ROST' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.97  Med: 2.25 Max: 2.64
Current: 2.64
1.97
2.64
Days Payable 46.50
ROST's Days Payable is ranked lower than
57% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 52.13 vs. ROST: 46.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ROST' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.65  Med: 44.83 Max: 59.01
Current: 46.5
38.65
59.01

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.80
ROST's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
88% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. ROST: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ROST' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.54
Current: 0.8
0.69
1.54
Dividend Payout 0.19
ROST's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
92% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. ROST: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
ROST' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.22
Current: 0.19
0.04
0.22
Dividend Growth (3y) 18.80
ROST's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
78% of the 422 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. ROST: 18.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
ROST' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.5  Med: 22.1 Max: 36.5
Current: 18.8
14.5
36.5
Forward Dividend Yield 0.80
ROST's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
90% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. ROST: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.30
ROST's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1204 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. ROST: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ROST' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.98  Med: 2.61 Max: 4.42
Current: 2.3
1.98
4.42
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.30
ROST's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 499 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.50 vs. ROST: 3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ROST' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.1  Med: 3.3 Max: 23
Current: 3.3
2.1
23

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 153.68
ROST's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
97% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.33 vs. ROST: 153.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
ROST' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.95  Med: 24.86 Max: 3220
Current: 153.68
7.95
3220
Price/Tangible Book 10.12
ROST's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
91% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. ROST: 10.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ROST' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.38  Med: 5.09 Max: 10.22
Current: 10.12
2.38
10.22
Price/Projected FCF 2.16
ROST's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. ROST: 2.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ROST' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 1.37 Max: 2.18
Current: 2.16
0.34
2.18
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.87
ROST's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
65% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. ROST: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.98
ROST's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. ROST: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ROST' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.86 Max: 2
Current: 1.98
0.4
2
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.71
ROST's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. ROST: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ROST' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.01 Max: 2.34
Current: 1.71
0.15
2.34
Price/Graham Number 3.34
ROST's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
82% of the 566 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. ROST: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ROST' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 1.94 Max: 3.38
Current: 3.34
0.89
3.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.55
ROST's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. ROST: 6.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ROST' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 9.7 Max: 25.4
Current: 6.55
6.5
25.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 17.30
ROST's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. ROST: 17.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ROST' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.2  Med: 23.9 Max: 31.6
Current: 17.3
11.2
31.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $12,607
EPS (TTM) $ 2.72
Beta1.08
Short Percentage of Float1.79%
52-Week Range $50.42 - 69.81
Shares Outstanding (Mil)394.12

Analyst Estimate

Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20
Revenue (Mil $) 12,846 13,739 14,713 15,805
EPS ($) 2.80 3.17 3.60 4.34
EPS w/o NRI ($) 2.80 3.17 3.60 4.34
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
12.26%
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.54 0.62 0.71
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