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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a retailer that sells home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, apparel, mattresses, sporting goods and tools. The Company operates through two segments — the Sears Hometown and Hardware segment, which provides in-store and online access to a wide selection of national brands of home appliances, tools, lawn and garden equipment, sporting goods, consumer electronics and household goods, depending on the particular store; and the Sears Outlet segment, which provides customers with in-store and online access to new, one-of-a-kind, out-of-carton, discontinued, obsolete, used, reconditioned, overstocked and scratched and dented products across a broad assortment of merchandise categories.

TypePublic
Founded2012
HQHoffman Estates, IL, US
Websiteshos.com
Employee Ratings2.8
Overall CultureD+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)1,526
Revenue (FY, 2017)$1.7 B(-16%)
Share Price (Oct 2019)$3.4(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores

William Powell

William Powell

Chief Executive Officer and President
Charles Hansen

Charles Hansen

Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary
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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Office Locations

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has offices in Hoffman Estates, Albany, Amarillo, Appleton and in 149 other locations
Hoffman Estates, IL, US (HQ)
5500 Trillium Blvd #501
Albany, NY, US
Albany, NY, USA
Amarillo, TX, US
Amarillo, TX, USA
Appleton, WI, US
Appleton, WI, USA
Austin, TX, US
Austin, TX, USA
Bakersfield, CA, US
Bakersfield, CA, USA
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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Financials and Metrics

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Revenue

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's revenue was reported to be $1.72 b in FY, 2017 which is a 16.9% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

431.0m

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

92.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

21.3%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

(9.3m)

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

(5.8m)

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2019)

77.2m

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2019)

3.4

Cash (4-Aug-2018)

13.8m

EV

198.2m
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's current market capitalization is $77.2 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

2.4b2.4b2.3b2.1b2.1b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

(3%)(3%)(10%)(17%)

Cost of goods sold

1.8b1.8b1.8b1.7b1.4b

Gross profit

578.1m552.5m518.5m408.7m348.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

565.1m638.7m589.9m619.6m582.8m547.1m537.0m556.4m487.8m448.2m490.0m386.0m381.3m431.0m

Cost of goods sold

354.5m397.6m299.3m293.8m339.1m

Gross profit

93.8m92.3m86.7m87.5m92.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

21%19%22%23%21%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

23.5m19.7m18.2m14.1m10.4m

Accounts Receivable

19.3m15.5m11.8m112.0m14.7m

Prepaid Expenses

7.1m

Inventories

482.1m442.7m434.8m336.3m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

21.5m23.2m21.0m23.1m23.4m27.4m22.1m22.7m18.7m15.5m22.4m18.3m14.0m14.3m13.8m

Accounts Receivable

17.2m21.2m23.2m12.8m15.5m

Prepaid Expenses

8.1m8.9m

Inventories

9.8m332.4m306.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

35.6m(168.8m)(27.3m)(131.9m)(95.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

12.0m10.2m10.6m13.5m13.0m

Inventories

(53.7m)39.4m7.9m37.5m

Accounts Payable

(7.7m)(9.2m)24.9m(21.9m)(2.1m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

7.7m(171.2m)3.4m3.7m1.5m2.2m(3.8m)(3.6m)10.6m(93.2m)(21.4m)(9.4m)(18.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2m2.0m2.1m2.3m2.2m1.9m2.2m3.3m3.3m3.2m2.2m2.6m6.4m

Inventories

3.8m29.6m

Accounts Payable

29.5m45.6m31.2m38.4m39.2m27.7m2.0m(1.1m)
USDQ3, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Operating Metrics

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's Stores was reported to be 783 in Q2, 2018.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Stores

1.26 k1.25 k1.22 k1.17 k1.16 k1.15 k1.12 k1.12 k1.02 k900882783

Hometown Stores

926926898856855852837837795713695597

Hardware Stores

786765625747474226191818

Home Appliance Showrooms

1059894938987807750363433
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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Revenue Breakdown

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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores revenue breakdown by business segment: 31.6% from Sears Outlet and 68.4% from Sears Hometown and Hardware

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

70/100

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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Online and Social Media Presence

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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    71/100

  • Compensation

    D

    52/100

  • Diversity

    F

    46/100

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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores News and Updates

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ("SHO," "our," "we," "us," or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHOS) today reported results for the quarter ended May 4, 2019. Overview of Unaudited Results Results for the first fiscal quarter of 2019...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: WeissLaw LLP Investigates Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Acquisition

NEW YORK, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the Board of Directors of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ("SHOS" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHOS) in connection with the proposed acquisition of...

Wolf Popper LLP Investigates the Proposed Acquisition of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. by Its Controlling Shareholder, Edward Lampert

NEW YORK, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolf Popper LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of investors in Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: SHOS), concerning the proposed going private transaction of Sears Hometown by Edward Lampert, Sears Hometown's majority...

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Announces Receipt Of Transaction Proposal From Transform Holdco

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ("our," "we," or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHOS) today announced that it received a proposal (the "Proposal") during the evening on Friday, April 5, from Transform Holdco LLC ("Transform"), an entity ...

Sears Hometown And Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year 2018 Results

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ("SHO," "our," "we," or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHOS) today reported results for its fiscal year and quarter ended February 2, 2019. Overview of Unaudited Results Results for the fourth fiscal...

Sears Hometown And Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. ("SHO," "our," "we," or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHOS) today reported results for the quarter ended November 3, 2018. Overview of Unaudited Results Results for the third quarter of fiscal 2018...

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Blogs

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

http://shos.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/FINAL-SHO-09.07.18-ER_8K.pdf The post Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results appeared first on Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Corporate Website.

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores founded?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores key executives?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores's key executives are William Powell and Charles Hansen.

  • How many employees does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores have?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has 1,526 employees.

  • What is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores revenue?

    Latest Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores revenue per employee?

    Latest Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores revenue per employee is $1.1 m.

  • Who are Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores competitors?

    Competitors of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores include The Home Depot, L&M Fleet Supply and Padmini Appliances.

  • Where is Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores headquarters?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores headquarters is located at 5500 Trillium Blvd #501, Hoffman Estates.

  • Where are Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores offices?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has offices in Hoffman Estates, Albany, Amarillo, Appleton and in 149 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores have?

    Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has 154 offices.