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Ascena Retail Gr is Among the Companies in the Apparel Retail Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (ASNA, CAL, ROST, DSW, ZUMZ)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Apparel Retail industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Ascena Retail Gr ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 17.8%. Following is Caleres Inc with a EPS growth of 556.4%. Ross Stores Inc ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 1,575.8%.

Dsw Inc-Cl A follows with a EPS growth of 3,589.0%, and Zumiez Inc rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 8,291.7%.

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Keywords: lowest eps growth ascena retail gr caleres inc ross stores inc dsw inc-cl a zumiez inc

Ticker(s): ASNA CAL ROST DSW ZUMZ