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Ascena Retail Group is a national specialty retailer of apparel for women and tween girls, operating through a family of wholly-owned subsidiary brands. It operates through the following brands: Ann Taylor, LOFT, Lou & Grey, Lane Bryant, Cacique, Catherines, and Justice.

TypePublic
Founded1962
HQMahwah, NJ, US
Websiteascenaretail.com
Employee Ratings3.2
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2020)9,000(-30%)
Job Openings1,761
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.7 B(-32%)
Share Price (Mar 2021)$0.1
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Ascena Retail Group

Gary Muto

Gary Muto

Chief Executive Officer & Director
Dan Lamadrid

Dan Lamadrid

EVP, Chief Financial Officer
Elliot S. Jaffe

Elliot S. Jaffe

Co-Founder & Chairman Emeritus
Carrie Teffner

Carrie Teffner

Interim Executive Chair
Marisa Baldwin

Marisa Baldwin

EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer
Derek Durley

Derek Durley

EVP, Chief Planning and Supply Chain Officer
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Ascena Retail Group Office Locations

Ascena Retail Group has an office in Mahwah
Mahwah, NJ, US (HQ)
933 MacArthur Blvd
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Ascena Retail Group Financials and Metrics

Ascena Retail Group Revenue

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Ascena Retail Group's revenue was reported to be $3.72 b in FY, 2020
USD

Net income (Q1, 2021)

76.3m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(176.5m)

Market capitalization (12-Mar-2021)

1.1m

Closing stock price (12-Mar-2021)

0.1

Cash (31-Oct-2020)

380.3m

EV

(85.3m)
Ascena Retail Group's current market capitalization is $1.1 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

6.6b6.6b5.5b3.7b

Revenue growth, %

(5%)(1%)(16%)

Cost of goods sold

2.8b2.8b2.4b1.8b

Gross profit

3.9b3.8b3.1b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

1.6b1.7b1.5b1.6b1.7b1.3b1.3b1.2b601.2m

Cost of goods sold

624.6m790.4m620.3m646.2m810.0m543.4m523.8m581.7m415.4m321.1m

Gross profit

965.1m928.6m883.0m945.6m882.8m722.3m773.3m635.2m185.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

61%54%59%59%52%57%60%52%31%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

325.6m238.9m328.0m580.4m

Prepaid Expenses

169.1m

Inventories

639.3m622.9m547.7m338.2m

Current Assets

1.1b1.1b1.2b1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

303.0m413.5m362.8m198.9m214.6m100.8m262.1m373.7m438.7m380.3m

Prepaid Expenses

206.5m

Inventories

744.2m600.3m667.7m829.6m692.6m654.0m672.6m488.2m449.7m382.5m

Current Assets

1.3b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.1b1.4b1.2b1.1b1.1b979.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(1.1b)(39.7m)(661.4m)(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

384.9m355.5m321.1m243.6m

Inventories

10.0m16.4m(11.9m)209.5m

Accounts Payable

(26.0m)(11.2m)(93.1m)
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

415.6k

Debt/Equity

2.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

4.7 x
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Ascena Retail Group Operating Metrics

Ascena Retail Group's Stores was reported to be 2.7 k in Q3, 2020.
FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Stores

4.81 k4.79 k4.69 k4.66 k4.62 k4.6 k4.49 k4.46 k3.45 k3.36 k2.76 k2.73 k

Stores Opened

63287

Stores Closed

162213212

Shopping Centers

2.15 k
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Ascena Retail Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ANN INCMay 18, 2015$2.15 b
Charming ShoppesJune 15, 2012$900 m
933 Inspiration, LLC
ANN Canada Inc.
ANN Cards Services, Inc.
Annco, Inc.
ANN INC.
AnnTaylor Distribution Services, Inc.
AnnTaylor, Inc.
AnnTaylor of Puerto Rico, Inc.
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Ascena Retail Group Revenue Breakdown

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Ascena Retail Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 44.0% from Premium Fashion, 13.8% from Value Fashion, 22.6% from Plus Fashion and 19.6% from Kids Fashion

Ascena Retail Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Ascena Retail Group Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Ascena Retail Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Ascena Retail Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    58/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    60/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    58/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    62/100

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Ascena Retail Group News and Updates

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. Announces One-for-Twenty Reverse Stock Split

Common Stock to Begin Trading on a Split-Adjusted Basis at Market Open on December 19, 2019 Common Stock to Begin Trading on a Split-Adjusted Basis at Market Open on December 19, 2019

FINAL DEADLINE - Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: August 6, 2019

NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Ascena Retail Group, Inc. ("Ascena" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ASNA) and certain of its officers, on behalf of...

TOP RANKED ROSEN LAW FIRM: Reminds Ascena Retail Group, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action Lawsuit

NEW YORK, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. from September 16, 2015 through June 8, 2017, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important August 6, 2019 lead plaintiff...

TOP RANKED ROSEN LAW FIRM: Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Ascena Retail Group, Inc. - ASNA

NEW YORK, June 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) from September 16, 2015 through June 8, 2017, inclusive (the...

ASCENA INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 Investing In Ascena Retail Group, Inc. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK, June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential claims against Ascena Retail Group, Inc. ("Ascena" or the "Company")(NASDAQ:ASNA). If you invested in Ascena stock or options and would like to discuss your...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Ascena Retail Group - ASNA

NEW YORK, June 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Ascena Retail Group ("Ascena" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ASNA). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980. The...
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Ascena Retail Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ascena Retail Group founded?

    Ascena Retail Group was founded in 1962.

  • Who are Ascena Retail Group key executives?

    Ascena Retail Group's key executives are Gary Muto, Dan Lamadrid and Elliot S. Jaffe.

  • How many employees does Ascena Retail Group have?

    Ascena Retail Group has 9,000 employees.

  • What is Ascena Retail Group revenue?

    Latest Ascena Retail Group annual revenue is $3.7 b.

  • What is Ascena Retail Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Ascena Retail Group revenue per employee is $413.1 k.

  • Who are Ascena Retail Group competitors?

    Competitors of Ascena Retail Group include Macy's, TJX and Walmart.

  • Where is Ascena Retail Group headquarters?

    Ascena Retail Group headquarters is located at 933 MacArthur Blvd, Mahwah.

  • Where are Ascena Retail Group offices?

    Ascena Retail Group has an office in Mahwah.

  • How many offices does Ascena Retail Group have?

    Ascena Retail Group has 1 office.