Last $4.03 USD
Change Today +0.12 / 3.07%
Volume 1.3M
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aeropostale inc (ARO) Snapshot

Open
$3.91
Previous Close
$3.91
Day High
$4.05
Day Low
$3.86
52 Week High
03/5/14 - $7.63
52 Week Low
12/9/14 - $2.13
Market Cap
318.9M
Average Volume 10 Days
1.7M
EPS TTM
$-2.90
Shares Outstanding
79.1M
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aeropostale inc (ARO) Details

Aéropostale Inc. designs, markets, and sells casual sportswear and other fashion merchandise under its own brands, principally targeted at customers 11 to 18 years old. Its 683 U.S. boutiques are mall-based, specialty retail shops under the names Aéropostale and Jimmy’Z. The stores’ casual apparel and accessories for young women and men include graphic t-shirts, sweaters, jeans, and outerwear. The company also sells its products online through its e-commerce Web site, aeropostale.com, and through organized sales events at college campuses. Aéropostale was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in New York City.

3,931 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/4/14
Founded in 1987

aeropostale inc (ARO) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $497.7K
Executive Vice President of The Aeropostale B...
Total Annual Compensation: $927.5K
Executive Vice President of Customer Engageme...
Total Annual Compensation: $762.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

aeropostale inc (ARO) Key Developments

Aeropostale Announces Sales Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2014; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Fourth Quarter of 2014

Aeropostale announced sales results for the fourth quarter of 2014. For the quarter, the company announced that its net sales fell 11% to $594.5 million in its fourth quarter of 2014 from $670 million in the year ago quarter, while comparable sales, including e-commerce, were down 9% against 15% decrease last year. The company announced that it is now expecting an adjusted loss of 1 cent to 6 cents per share for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2014. It had earlier projected a loss of 25 cent to 31 cents per share. Based on better than expected sales, margins, and expense management for the month of January, the company now expects an operating (loss)/profit for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 in the range of approximately to negative $2.0 million to $2.0 million, which translates to a net loss in the range of approximately $0.06 to $0.01 per diluted share based on the company's originally estimated tax rate of approximately 4.0%. This revised outlook compares to the company's previously issued guidance of operating losses in the range of $18.0 to $23.0 million, which translated to a net loss in the range of approximately $0.25 to $0.31 per diluted share.

Aéropostale, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Aeropostale, Inc. announced two executive appointments that realign responsibilities and strengthen its leadership team. The management appointments are Marc D. Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Miller joined Aeropostale in 2005 as Vice President of Strategic Planning and New Business Development and was promoted to Group Vice President in 2006, Senior Vice President in 2007 and appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2010. In his new role, Mr. Miller will be responsible for all aspects of supply chain management, including production, planning and allocation, and logistics, real estate and construction. He will also be responsible for human resources, and continue to be responsible for strategic planning and new business development, including international licensing. In his new role, Mr. Miller will continue to report to Julian R. Geiger, Chief Executive Officer. David J. Dick will join the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on February 17, 2015. From 2009 to 2014, Mr. Dick served as the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of dELiAs, Inc., after serving as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of the retailer from 2008 to 2009. Prior to that, Mr. Dick was the Chief Financial Officer of Charlie Brown'sAcquisitions Corp. Mr. Dick will report to Julian R. Geiger, Chief Executive Officer.

Deb Shops and Aeropostale Plans to Close Their Doors in Dubuque's Kennedy Mall

Deb Shops and Aeropostale have posted 'store closing' signs and kicked off going-out-of-business sales in the Dubuque shopping center. The Deb Shops location occupies 6,070 square feet and the Aeropostale store measures 3,745 square feet.

 

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