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Financial Strength : 5/10

Interest Coverage 3.49
SKS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
82% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 26.94 vs. SKS: 3.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SKS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 3.49
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Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Department Stores
Traded in other countries:PFF.Germany,

Saks Incorporated a Tennessee corporation incorporated in 1919. The Company is an omni-channel luxury retailer offering assortment of distinctive fashion apparel, shoes, accessories, jewelry, cosmetics, and gifts. SFA stores are primarily free-standing stores in premier shopping destinations or anchor stores in upscale regional malls. Customers may also purchase SFA products online at saks.com or by catalog. OFF 5TH is a luxury off-price retailer. OFF 5TH stores are primarily located in upscale mixed-use and off-price centers and offer luxury apparel, shoes, and accessories, targeting the value-conscious customer. As of February 2, 2013, the Company operated approximately 43 SFA stores with a total of 5.3 million square feet and 65 OFF 5TH stores with a total of 1.9 million square feet. The Company's stores and Saks Direct carry luxury merchandise from both core vendors and new and emerging designers, including products and brands that are exclusively offered at its stores. It has key relationships with the American and European fashion houses, including Giorgio Armani, Oscar de la Renta, Dolce and Gabbana, Chanel, Gucci, Prada, Louis Vuitton, St. John, Zegna, Theory, Cartier, David Yurman, Hugo Boss, Elie Tahari, Tory Burch, Ralph Lauren, Akris and Burberry, among many others. The Company owns many trademarks and service marks including, but not limited to, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks & Company, SFA, S5A, The 5TH Avenue Club, SAKSFIRST, Saks Fifth Avenue Men's Collection, and OFF 5TH. It competes with a diverse group of competitors, many of which are omni-channel retailers, including traditional department stores, vendor-owned boutiques, specialty retailers, individual specialty apparel stores, designer boutiques, outlet stores, e-commerce and mail order retailers, and flash-sale businesses.



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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,191
EPS (TTM) $ 0.23
Short Percentage of Float18.43%
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