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Last $89.28 USD
Change Today +3.55 / 4.14%
Volume 4.0M
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l brands inc (LB) Snapshot

Open
$87.11
Previous Close
$85.73
Day High
$90.77
Day Low
$87.11
52 Week High
04/6/15 - $95.78
52 Week Low
09/9/14 - $62.17
Market Cap
26.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.9M
EPS TTM
$3.62
Shares Outstanding
292.0M
EX-Date
08/19/15
P/E TM
24.7x
Dividend
$2.00
Dividend Yield
4.30%
Current Stock Chart for L BRANDS INC (LB)

l brands inc (LB) Details

L Brands, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of women’s intimate and other apparel, beauty and personal care products, and accessories. The company operates in three segments: Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, and Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works International. Its products include loungewear, bras, panties, sleepwear, swimwear, athletic attire, fragrances, shower gels and lotions, aromatherapy, soaps and sanitizers, home fragrances, handbags, jewelry, and personal care accessories. The company offers its products under the Victoria’s Secret, Pink, Bath & Body Works, La Senza, Henri Bendel, C.O. Bigelow, White Barn Candle Company, and other brand names. L Brands, Inc. sells its merchandise through company-owned specialty retail stores in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, which are primarily mall-based; through its Websites; and through franchises, licenses, and wholesale partners. As of January 31, 2015, the company operated 2,685 retail stores in the United States; 274 retail stores in Canada; and 10 retail stores in the United Kingdom. It also operated 266 La Senza stores in 29 countries; 80 Bath & Body Works stores in 23 countries; 14 Victoria's Secret stores in 6 Middle Eastern countries; and 290 Victoria’s Secret Beauty and Accessories stores, and various small-format locations in approximately 70 countries. The company was formerly known as Limited Brands, Inc. and changed its name to L Brands, Inc. in March 2013. L Brands, Inc. was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

20,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/20/15
Founded in 1963

l brands inc (LB) Top Compensated Officers

Founder, Executive Chairman, Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.9M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $824.0K
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Offi...
Total Annual Compensation: $978.5K
Chief Executive Officer of Victoria's Secret ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Chief Executive Officer of Bath & Body Works ...
Total Annual Compensation: $925.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

l brands inc (LB) Key Developments

L Brands, Inc. - Pre Recorded Sales/ Trading Statement Call

L Brands, Inc. - Pre Recorded Sales/ Trading Statement Call

L Brands, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended August 01, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Third Quarter of 2015; Raises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

L Brands, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended August 01, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $2,765,237,000 compared to $2,675,311,000 a year ago. Operating income was $402,926,000 compared to $375,942,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $323,228,000 compared to $296,273,000 a year ago. Net income was $202,477,000 or $0.68 per diluted share compared to $188,357,000 or $0.63 per diluted share a year ago. For the six months, the company reported net sales of $5,277,176,000 compared to $5,066,541,000 a year ago. Operating income was $774,768,000 compared to $712,053,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $692,817,000 compared to $551,714,000 a year ago. Net income was $452,943,000 or $1.52 per diluted share compared to $345,339,000 or $1.16 per diluted share a year ago. Adjusted income before income taxes was $614,760,000 and adjusted net income was $383,965,000 or $1.29 per diluted share. The company stated that it expects 2015 third quarter earnings per share to be $0.40 to $0.45. The company raised its full-year 2015 earnings forecast to $3.58 to $3.73 per share from $3.50 to $3.70 previously, which includes a negative foreign exchange impact of approximately $0.12 per share, about $0.03 of which is in the third quarter.

L Brands, Inc. Announces Sales Results for the Twenty Six Weeks Ended August 1, 2015

L Brands, Inc. announced sales results for the twenty six weeks ended August 1, 2015. The company reported net sales of $5.277 billion for the 26 weeks ended Aug. 1, 2015, an increase of 4% compared to sales of $5.067 billion for the twenty six weeks ended August 2, 2014. Comparable store sales increased 4% for the twenty six weeks ended August 1, 2015.

 

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