ibusinesslines.com March 24, 2017

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.

Other News

Trending Now

Dunbar's Hollingsworth named Gatorade POY
The 6-foot-6, 210-pound senior forward led the Bison to a 16-7 record and the semifinals of the Class AA state tourney this year. Hollingsworth is the first WKU signee to win Gatorade's Kentucky Player of the Year award since Steffphon Pettigrew in 2007.

Presidential golf tracker: Obama 333, Trump 9(?)
And he said Paul Manafort, who ran Trump's campaign for months, "played a very limited role for a very limited amount of time ". A prime example came when Trump played golf with Rory McIlroy ahead of his comeback to the PGA Tour.

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Won't Include Nathan Drake, Naughty Dog Says
"Uncharted: The Lost legacy" is a standalone expansion with access to the " Uncharted 4 " multiplayer and Survival modes. They thought about him making a cameo, but they chose to leave him alone as his story was all wrapped up in Uncharted 4.

Kintampo Waterfall Accident Kills At Least 18 In Ghana
According to reports, the tree fell onto persons, a lot of them believed to be students, who were swimming under the fall. Fourteen students from Wenchi Methodist Senior High School in Ghana are among the 18 people killed, Boampong added.

Microsoft Surface Book 2 Said To Enter Production, Change Design
The Surface Book 2 will still have the current magnesium-aluminum-alloy build and the 13.5-inch display will also be retained. The laptop had a limited demand due to the detachable design that also conflicted with the company's Surface Pro line.

Spurs: Aldridge cleared to play after sitting out due to heart arrhythmia
The Spurs medical staff led a process that included multiple tests and examinations, according to a press release. Aldridge is the team's second-best player and gives them a post-up weapon they'll need in the playoffs.

Healthcare Stocks To Watch: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA), Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH)
According to Thomson Reuters , sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target price of $6.70 on company shares. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of 44.48% in last three month period.