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l brands inc (LTD) 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 (LTD) 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 (LTD) Key Developments

L Brands, Inc. Announces to Open 4 Stores in UK

L Brands, Inc. announced another 4 stores to open in UK to end the year 2015 with 14 stores.

L Brands, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended October 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fourth Quarter of 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

L Brands, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended October 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $2,481.58 million compared to $2,318.85 million a year ago. Operating income was $338.76 million compared to $284.11 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $259.46 million compared to $204.47 million a year ago. Net income was $164.03 million or $0.55 per diluted share compared to $131.81 million or $0.44 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $152 million compared to $208 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $75 million compared to $65 million a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported net sales of $7,758.75 million compared to $7,385.39 million a year ago. Operating income was $1,113.53 million compared to $996.17 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $952.28 million compared to $756.18 million a year ago. Net income was $616.97 million or $2.08 per diluted share compared to $477.15 million or $1.60 per diluted share a year ago. Adjusted income before income taxes was $874.22 million. Adjusted net income was $547.996 million or $1.84 per diluted share. The company expects 2015 fourth quarter earnings per share to be $1.85 to $1.95, below estimates for $1.99 GAAP and $1.98 normalized. The company expects interest expense to be about $95 million. The company raised its adjusted full-year earnings forecast to $3.69 to $3.79 per share from $3.58 to $3.73 previously but is still below GAAP forecasts for $4.06 and mostly below normalized estimates for $3.79, which incorporates the third quarter earnings beat to its previous forecast and increased fourth quarter interest expense of approximately $0.04 per share related to its recent $1 billion note issuance. The full-year guidance also includes the previously announced negative foreign exchange impact of approximately $0.12 per share. The company expects full year gross margin rate to be up. Before any discrete items, the company estimates tax rate will be approximately 37.5% versus 36.3% in 2014. The higher projected tax rate in 2015 will negatively impact EPS by about $0.07. The company is projecting 2015 CapEx of about $800 million. The company expects 2015 free cash flow of between $750 million and $850 million.

L Brands, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Dec. 4, 2015

L Brands, Inc. announced the declaration of its regular quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share payable on Dec. 4, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Nov. 20, 2015.


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