March 13, 2013 at 08:00 AM EDT
Sporting Goods Stock Posts Good Results
The ShinesRooms.com Provides Stock Research on Nautilus Inc. and Pool Corp.

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/13/13 -- Markets are bullish on the strength of improved economic condition. Consumer goods sector has also responded well to the stimuli. Various specialty retail stores have announced good results. Pool Corp. (NASDAQ: POOL) narrowed down its quarterly loss and its stock posted good returns. The company is also expecting better results for the current financial year. Nautilus Inc. (NYSE: NLS) also posted positive quarterly results. The company is now looking to expand its reach in the market through licensing deals. Overall scenario in the sporting goods segment looks upbeat and is expected to continue the momentum.

Access our free reports on Nautilus Inc. and Pool Corp.. Traders can also connect to our Wall Street Trading Floor where our research desk and market pros are standing between 8:50 am to 4:15 pm ET at

http://www.ShinesRooms.com/NLS031313.pdf

http://www.ShinesRooms.com/POOL031313.pdf

Nautilus Inc. reported strong results for its fourth quarter. The company reported its revenue for the quarter at $65 million, in-line with the consensus estimates. Its EPS stood at 23 cents per share which is a growth of 109 percent from its prior year quarter's EPS of 11 cents. Nautilus also improved its gross margin to 48.3 percent and its net margin to 20.9 percent. For its first quarter, the company expects to earn $55.2 million in revenue and its EPS is likely to remain at 11 cents per share.

The company is also increasing its operations and has recently decided to license its brands. It has hired an agency to market its Bowflex and Nautilus brands. The company CEO stated, "We see great potential in expanding these brands through new licensing opportunities that will deliver high quality fitness solution products to consumers... "

The company already has a licensing deal with Med-Fit Systems Inc., which is set to expire later this year. The stock has grown 99 percent hitherto this year while its 52 weeks gain stands at 164.77 percent. Nautilus expects its top-line to strengthen and the stock may show the impact of these positive results.

Conversely, Pool Corp. narrowed down its net loss for the fourth quarter of the year. The company reported 17 cents per share in net loss, down from 21 cents per share in loss it had suffered for the corresponding quarter of the last year. Pool Corp. also reported 13.5 percent increase in its quarterly results. Its revenue for the quarter stood at $306.8 million. The company showed overall improvement as its gross profit also increased 10 percent to $88.9 million. For its full year, Pool Corp. earned $1.85 per share in net income while its net sales touched $1.95 billion.

The stock has grown more than 13 percent so far in 2013, outperforming broader markets. The company also provided 1.36 percent dividend yield, offering good returns to its investors. It recently paid 16 cents per share in quarterly dividend. Pool Corp. expects its FY2013 earnings to be in the range of $2.13 and $2.23 per share and the stock is expected to perform well on the back of improved results. The company has improved its EPS in the past three years and the trend is likely to continue.

About Shinesrooms.com
Shine's Rooms is the brain child of David Shine, a 13 year Wall Street veteran with a stellar track record. For 13 years Shine has trained thousands of traders to navigate and profit from the markets. Using cutting edge technology, Shine provides you with a community in which you can trade alongside Shine and his Team as they guide you through the market's ever-changing landscape. ShinesRooms.com is the Ultimate Trading Environment for investors. Over the last 5 years our returns outpaced any of the major indexes. Sign up today to find out what you are missing at www.ShinesRooms.com

To view our disclaimer, visit this link http://www.shinesrooms.com/disclaimer.html.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

Contact Person:
Michael Thomas Smith
Marketing Coordinator
info@shinesrooms.com


Related Stocks:
Stock Market XML and JSON Data API provided by FinancialContent Services, Inc.
Nasdaq quotes delayed at least 15 minutes, all others at least 20 minutes.
Markets are closed on certain holidays. Stock Market Holiday List
By accessing this page, you agree to the following
Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions.
Press Release Service provided by PRConnect.
Stock quotes supplied by Six Financial
Postage Rates Bots go here