S.A.C.I. Falabella said its fourth-quarter normalized net income came to 58.23 Chilean pesos per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 84.66 pesos per share.
EPS increased year over year from 55.52 pesos.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was 141.76 billion pesos, an increase from 135.73 billion pesos in the year-earlier period.
The normalized profit margin fell to 6.0% from 6.0% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue rose 7.3% year over year to 2.437 trillion pesos from 2.271 trillion pesos, and total operating expenses increased 7.7% year over year to 2.131 trillion pesos from 1.979 trillion pesos.
Reported net income rose 10.6% on an annual basis to 204.01 billion pesos, or 83.80 pesos per share, from 184.48 billion pesos, or 75.45 pesos per share.
For the year, the company's normalized net income totaled 163.33 pesos per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus normalized EPS estimate of 212.03 pesos.
EPS rose 12.5% from 145.23 pesos in the prior year.
Normalized net income was 397.63 billion pesos, an increase of 12.1% from 354.61 billion pesos in the prior year.
Full-year total revenue rose 10.4% on an annual basis to 8.382 trillion pesos from 7.590 trillion pesos, and total operating expenses increased 10.7% year over year to 7.516 trillion pesos from 6.790 trillion pesos.
The company said reported net income grew 11.9% on an annual basis to 520.00 billion pesos, or 213.58 pesos per share, in the full year, from 464.68 billion pesos, or 190.30 pesos per share.
As of March 2, US$1 was equivalent to 687.79 Chilean pesos.