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Ross Stores (ROST) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+10.27 (+7.79%)
(As of 05/24/2024 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
7.64 million shs
Average Volume
2.19 million shs
Market Capitalization
$47.86 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Ross Stores MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.78 Rating Score
10.2% Upside
$156.58 Price Target
Short Interest
1.51% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.74mentions of Ross Stores in the last 14 days
Based on 74 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$10.40 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $5.93 to $6.47 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.71 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

17th out of 197 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

1st out of 11 stocks

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About Ross Stores Stock (NASDAQ:ROST)

Ross Stores, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates off-price retail apparel and home fashion stores under the Ross Dress for Less and dd's DISCOUNTS brand names in the United States. Its stores primarily offer apparel, accessories, footwear, and home fashions. The company's Ross Dress for Less stores sell its products at department and specialty stores to middle income households; and dd's DISCOUNTS stores sell its products at department and discount stores for households with moderate income. Ross Stores, Inc. was incorporated in 1957 and is headquartered in Dublin, California.

ROST Stock Price History

ROST Stock News Headlines

Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) PT Raised to $176.00 at TD Cowen
Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) Updates FY 2024 Earnings Guidance
Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) Issues Q2 2024 Earnings Guidance
Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) Issues FY25 Earnings Guidance
Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance
Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) Shares Gap Up on Strong Earnings
Ross Stores (ROST) Receives a Hold from UBS
Why Is Ross Stores (ROST) Stock Soaring Today
Ross Stores Stock Jumps on Earnings Beat, Raised Guidance
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/29 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/28 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Family clothing stores
Apparel Retail
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
18 Analysts


Net Income
$1.87 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$20.38 billion
Cash Flow
$6.81 per share
Book Value
$14.47 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$47.86 billion

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ROST Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ross Stores stock right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ross Stores in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" ROST shares.
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What is Ross Stores' stock price target for 2024?

18 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ross Stores' shares. Their ROST share price targets range from $112.00 to $176.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $156.58 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have ROST shares performed in 2024?

Ross Stores' stock was trading at $138.39 at the beginning of the year. Since then, ROST stock has increased by 2.7% and is now trading at $142.13.
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When is Ross Stores' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 15th 2024.
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How were Ross Stores' earnings last quarter?

Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 23rd. The apparel retailer reported $1.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.35 by $0.11. The apparel retailer had revenue of $4.86 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.83 billion. Ross Stores had a net margin of 9.60% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 42.24%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.09 EPS.
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How often does Ross Stores pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ross Stores?

Ross Stores announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.3675 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $1.47 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 11th.
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Is Ross Stores a good dividend stock?

Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST) pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 24.79%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, ROST will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.72% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for ROST.

How will Ross Stores' stock buyback program work?

Ross Stores declared that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Tuesday, March 5th 2024, which permits the company to buyback $2,100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 4.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has Ross Stores issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ross Stores updated its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.430-1.490 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 1.450. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Barbara Rentler's approval rating as Ross Stores' CEO?

1,341 employees have rated Ross Stores Chief Executive Officer Barbara Rentler on Barbara Rentler has an approval rating of 67% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ross Stores own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ross Stores investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Visa (V), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Starbucks (SBUX), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Ross Stores' major shareholders?

Ross Stores' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.59%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (5.32%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.92%), EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (0.85%) and First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.54%). Insiders that own company stock include Barbara Rentler, Brian R Morrow, Jeffrey P Burrill, Larree M Renda, Michael Balmuth, Michael J Bush, Michael J Hartshorn, Michael K Kobayashi and Patricia H Mueller.
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How do I buy shares of Ross Stores?

Shares of ROST stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Ross Stores have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Ross Stores: Retail Assurance Group Inc., Ross Distribution Company LLC, Ross Dress For Less Inc., Ross Merchandising Inc., and Ross Procurement Inc..
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This page (NASDAQ:ROST) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by Staff

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