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Earnings Highlights and Summary

HanesBrands' net sales reached $1.47 billion for Q1 FY18, reflecting an increase of 6.60% from $1.38 billion in Q1 FY17. The reported revenue number exceeded analysts' consensus estimates of $1.43 billion. In the quarter under review, the Company's organic sales increased 1% in constant currency from previous year's same quarter.

During Q1 FY18, HanesBrands' cost of sales was $892.58 million, 6.16% higher than $840.82 million in Q1 FY17. The Company's gross profit advanced 7.30% to $578.92 million in the reported quarter from $539.53 million in the previous-year's comparable quarter. The Company's gross profit percentage improved 0.26 percentage points to 39.34% in Q1 FY18 from 39.09% in Q1 FY17.

HanesBrands incurred selling, general, and administrative (SG&A) expenses of $432.86 million in Q1 FY18, 4.78% higher than $413.10 million in Q1 FY17. The Company's operating profit ascended 15.53% to $146.06 million in the quarter under review from $126.43 million in the previous year's same quarter.

HanesBrands' income from continuing operations was $79.41 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2018, up 8.66% from $73.08 million in the same period last year. The Company's diluted earnings per share from continuing operations also increased 15.79% to $0.22 in Q1 FY18 from $0.19 in Q1 FY17. The reported earnings included acquisition, integration, and other action-related charges as well as debt-refinance charges. HanesBrands' adjusted diluted earnings per share (DEPS) from continuing operations, excluding these non-recurring items, was $0.26 in Q1 FY18, down 10.34% from $0.29 in Q1 FY17. However, it was higher than analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 per share.

HanesBrands' Segment Details

During Q1 FY18, the Innerwear segment's net sales were $491.08million, down 2.79% on a y-o-y basis. This segment had operating profit of $101.42 million in Q1 FY18 compared to $116.62 million in Q1 FY17; reflecting a decrease of 13.04%

The Activewear segment reported sales of $346.13 million in Q1 FY18, an increment of 5.74% Q1 FY17. This segment had operating profit of $38.29 million in the quarter under review, a decline of 11.68% from $43.35 million in the previous year's corresponding quarter.

For Q1 FY18, the International segment generated sales of $569.89 million,19.37% higher than the prior year's same quarter. This segment had an operating profit of $77.06 million in Q1 FY18, an increase of 46.33% from $52.66 million in Q1 FY17.

During Q1 FY18, others segment's net sales were $64.41 million, down 8.53% on a y-o-y basis. This segment had operating profit of $2.63 million in Q1 FY18, almost the same as Q1 FY17.

Cash Matters

HanesBrands had cash and cash equivalents of $373.66 million as on March 31, 2018, 11.36% lower than $421.57 million as on December 30, 2017. The Company had a long-term debt of $4.19 billion at the end of Q1 FY18, an increase of 13.05% from $3.70 billion at the end of Q4 FY17.

HanesBrands' cash outflow from operating activities was $128.14 million for the three months ending March 31, 2018, compared to cash outflow of $22.80 million for the same period last year.

HanesBrands distributed dividends of $54.05 million in Q1 FY18, 3.26% lower than the $55.88 million reported in Q1 FY17.

Outlook

For full year 2018, HanesBrands expects sales of $6.72 billion to $6.82 billion and GAAP operating profit of $870 million to $905 million. The Company expects GAAP diluted earnings per share (from continuing operations) to be between $1.54 and $1.62 and adjusted (non-GAAP) diluted earnings per share to be between $1.72 and $1.80 in FY18.

For the second quarter of 2018, HanesBrands expects net sales to be in the range of $1.70 billion to $1.73 billion and GAAP operating profit to be in the band of $215 million to $225 million. The Company expects GAAP diluted earnings per share (from continuing operations) to be between $0.38 and $0.40 and adjusted (non-GAAP) diluted earnings per share to be between $0.44 and $0.46 in Q2 FY18.

On April 24, 2018, HanesBrands' Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share, payable on June 05, 2018, to stockholders of record at the close of business May 15, 2018.

Stock Performance Snapshot

May 25, 2018 - At Friday's closing bell, Hanesbrands' stock marginally fell 0.11%, ending the trading session at $18.19.

Volume traded for the day: 3.09 million shares.

After last Friday's close, Hanesbrands' market cap was at $6.56 billion.

Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio was at 12.65.

The stock has a dividend yield of 3.30%.

The stock is part of the Consumer Goods sector, categorized under the Textile - Apparel Clothing industry.

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