On Dec. 6, Tweeter Home Entertainment (NYSE:TWTR) released fourth-quarter earnings for the period ended Sep. 30.

  • A 13% decrease in comparable store sales led to a 13.8% decline in revenues.
  • In 2006, a 32% increase in flat panel sales and a 51% increase in units only amounted to an 8% increase in revenue for the entire television category, as projection TV sales were down 16%.
  • CAPS players (people in our community intelligence database) don't have much to say. But those that do don't like what they see; five of nine investors rate Tweeter an underperform.

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