Hibbett Sports (HIBB) +7.1% premarket after reporting FQ3 earnings jumped a better-than-expected...

|About: Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB)|By:, SA News Editor

Hibbett Sports (HIBB) +7.1% premarket after reporting FQ3 earnings jumped a better-than-expected 27% Y/Y, as the sporting goods retailer strengthened margins and recorded its eighth straight quarter of higher same-store sales. For the quarter, EPS was $0.59 on $185M in revenue, vs. $0.51 and $180M consensus. For FY2012, Hibbett now expects EPS of $2.05-$2.11.