In addition, these forward-looking statements necessarily depend upon assumptions, estimates and dates that may be incorrect or imprecise and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. The Company has not completed preparation of its audited financial statements for the year ended February 2, 2013. These preliminary results may be subject to adjustments and could change materially. Accordingly, any forward-looking statements included in this press release do not purport to be predictions of future events or circumstances and may not be realized. Forward-looking statements can be identified by, among other things, the use of forward-looking terms such as “believes,” “expects,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “seeks,” “pro forma,” “anticipates,” “intends” or the negative of any of these terms, or comparable terminology, or by discussions of strategy or intentions. Given these uncertainties, we caution investors not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. We disclaim any obligation to update any of these factors or to publicly announce any revisions to the forward-looking statements contained in this press release to reflect future events or developments.
|GAAP to Non-GAAP Reconciliation Table|
|Weeks EndedFebruary 2,2013||Weeks EndedJanuary 28,2012||Change||Weeks EndedFebruary 2,2013||Weeks EndedJanuary 28,2012||Change|
|Earnings per diluted share of common stock (GAAP)||$||0.13||$||0.16||(19.3||)||%||$||1.43||$||1.31||9.4||%|
|Impact of dividends exceeding earnings||0.03||0.00||N/A||N/A|
|Adjusted earnings per diluted share of common stock||$||0.16||$||0.16||0.0||%||N/A||N/A||N/A|