- The net income growth from the same quarter one year ago has significantly exceeded that of the S&P 500 and the Specialty Retail industry. The net income increased by 129.9% when compared to the same quarter one year prior, rising from $5.89 million to $13.55 million.
- SMRT's revenue growth trails the industry average of 26.0%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues rose by 11.4%. Growth in the company's revenue appears to have helped boost the earnings per share.
- Powered by its strong earnings growth of 130.76% and other important driving factors, this stock has surged by 38.10% over the past year, outperforming the rise in the S&P 500 Index during the same period. Regarding the stock's future course, although almost any stock can fall in a broad market decline, SMRT should continue to move higher despite the fact that it has already enjoyed a very nice gain in the past year.
- Net operating cash flow has significantly increased by 539.90% to $21.65 million when compared to the same quarter last year. In addition, STEIN MART INC has also vastly surpassed the industry average cash flow growth rate of 40.53%.
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