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Noteworthy Stock Activity: Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

21 March 2017, 01:30 | Kelvin Horton

Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 20.34 million shares. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $27.66. Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 2.09 and Price to cash per share ration is at 7.64. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR), stock is trading $74.29 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of -50.00% in last 5 years. (URBN) in which Wunderlich Reiterates Urban Outfitters Inc. There is no concrete way to calculate a price target.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Goldman Sachs Downgrades the company's stock to Sell on 2/02/17 with no specific Price Target. They now have a United States dollars 31 price target on the stock.

27 analysts projected Price Targets for Urban Outfitters Inc.

The share price of the company (NASDAQ:URBN) was down -1.50%, with a high of 24.17 during the day and the volume of Urban Outfitters, Inc. shares traded was 20374386. Bearish revenue estimates established at $761.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $812.8M.

03/08/2017 - Urban Outfitters, Inc. had its "sell" rating reiterated by analysts at MKM Partners.


Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 2.5. To sum up all these views, URBN attains Hold consensus rating in current rating pool.The Company showed a positive 6.20% in the net profit margin and in addition to its operating margin, which remained 9.50%. Emerald Advisers Inc. PA raised its stake in Urban Outfitters by 2.7% in the third quarter. (URBN) reported its Actual EPS of $0.55/share. For the Q4 this year, the consensus current earnings per share trend estimates were for $0.18 while for one month ago was $0.27. (URBN) could bring EPS of $0.56/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -1.8%. (NASDAQ:URBN). Out of rating recommendations 7 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. The company's past year sales total was 762.58 Million. The stock touched its high share price of $40.8 on Nov 14, 2016 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on Mar 8, 2017 as $22.87.

A price target is the projected price level of a financial security stated by an investment analyst. The Moving Average SMA50 is -10.65% while SMA200 is -23.42%.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 11.7 percent. Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 17.50% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 16.60%.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Urban Outfitters Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of -6.2%, where Monthly Performance is -13.58%, Quarterly performance is -26.81%, 6 Months performance is -35.07% and yearly performance percentage is -27.86%. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -17.1 percent.

03/08/2017 - Urban Outfitters, Inc. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Mizuho. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.90, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.19%, 3.69% respectively. The Insider Ownership of the company now is 0.1 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 81.4 percent.

The price/earnings ratio (P/E) is 12.66 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 12.53.



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