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Signet Jewelers Rebounds After Mixed Fourth-Quarter Results

M. Corey Goldman

lost their luster in premarket trading on Wednesday though recovered their sheen at the opening bell after the jewelry retailer reported adjusted earnings that were better than analysts' forecasts but still below comparable year-earlier figures. Signet reported a net loss of $116.2 million, or $2.25 a share, in its fiscal quarter ended Feb. 2., vs. a profit of $343 million, or $5.24 a share, in the comparable year-earlier period. Total sales dropped to $2.15 billion, though still beat FactSet consensus estimates of $2.14 billion.