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Under Armour Sprints: Fool by Numbers

On Wednesday, Rule Breakers selection Under Armour (NYSE: UA  ) released Q4 2006 earnings for the period ended Dec. 31.

  • Per-share earnings fell short of estimates by a penny, leading to a sell-off today. The shares are down more than 6% as of this writing.
  • I'm not sure that's justified. Sales growth outpaced gains in both receivables and inventory. Cash on hand, meanwhile, is up by more than 12%.
  • What's more, the new shoe business seems to be doing well. Footwear accounted for roughly 6% of revenue during the quarter.

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Related Companies:

  • Dick's Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS  )
  • K-Swiss (Nasdaq: KSWS  )
  • Nike (NYSE: NKE  )

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Fool by Numbers is designed to give you the raw earnings information in a timely fashion, putting all the numbers you need in one easy-to-read place. But at The Motley Fool, we believe numbers tell only part of the story, so check for more of our in-depth discussion of what the numbers mean.

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Tim Beyers first began writing for the Fool in 2003. Today, he's an analyst for Motley Fool Rule Breakers and Motley Fool Supernova. At, he covers disruptive ideas in technology and entertainment, though you'll most often find him writing and talking about the business of comics. Find him online at or send email to For more insights, follow Tim on Google+ and Twitter.

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