NEW YORK, March 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Mattress Firm Holding Corp. ("Mattress Firm" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MFRM). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at email@example.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Mattress Firm and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On March 21, 2016, post-market, the Company reported fourth quarter earnings of $0.53 per share, lower than analyst expectations of $0.56 per share, and released full year guidance of $2.50 to $2.60 per share, which was lower than the $2.72 per share forecast. Concurrently, Mattress Firm announced that the Company's President Ken Murphy would immediately replace Steve Stagner as Chief Executive Officer.
On this news, Mattress Firm stock has fallen as much as $6.52, or 15.27%, to $36.17 during intraday trading on March 22, 2016.
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Robert S. Willoughby
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