AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO) posted an 18.7% rise in earnings per share to $6.28 in the third quarter of fiscal 2012 ended May 5, 2012 from $5.29 in the third quarter of fiscal 2011. With this, it exceeded the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a penny. In absolute terms, profits were $248.6 million in the reported quarter, up 9.3% compared with $227.4 million in the year-ago quarter.
The company’s revenues for the quarter came in at $2.1 billion, up 6.7% compared with $2 billion in the year-ago quarter. … [visit site to read more] or compare Credit Card Rewards and Best Credit Cards