- KSS posted Q4 earnings of $334 million, or $1.56 a share, down from $378 million, or $1.66 a share, a year ago.
- Revenue fell to $6.1 billion from $6.34 billion last year.
- On average, analysts expected to see EPS of $1.54 and revenue of $6.1 billion.
- Looking forward, KSS is expecting FY2014 earnings to be in the range of $4.05 to $4.45 per share and sales growth between 0.5% and 2.5%.
Kevin Mansell, CEO of KSS said: "Despite increased shipping costs related to our e-commerce business, we were able to achieve our gross margin guidance for the quarter. We believe our inventory levels and assortment are well-positioned as we transition into the spring season."KSS Raises Dividend The company reported that it has increased its quarterly dividend 11% from 35 cents to 39 cents per share. The dividend will be paid on March 26 to shareholders of record on March 12. Stock Performance Kohl's shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Thursday. The stock is down 4% YTD.