Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 74,405 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $315,000 after buying an additional 1,635 shares in the last quarter. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100.

Going from the most bullish analyst price target to below consensus is one thing. The company has grown -22.09% in past 3 months and in the last five trades has moved down -19.94%. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. They now have a United States dollars 3.5 price target on the stock. Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic forces when deciding on a price target. The 52-week range is $77.69 to $99.66 and the consensus target price is $104.32.

Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company’s profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. The specialty retailer reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.01. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 3%.

ROA ratio indicates how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. They now have a Dollars 8 price target on the stock.

Several other research analysts have also commented on PIR. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Pier 1 Imports from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $9.75 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, December 20th. But that doesn’t mean they can’t hold interesting information about equity market returns. It is the “top line” or “gross income” figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. The firm had revenue of $528.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $529.43 million.

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A moving average can help cut down the amount of “noise” on a price chart. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 21,562 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $154,000 after buying an additional 4,853 shares during the period.

Sibanye Gold Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:SBGL) was trading -57.51% below its 52-week high and +42.14% above its 52-week low. Average True Range looks at the distance the price is traveling each day and plots it on a graph. Their price objective ranges between $84.00 and $110.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $6.84 and a 200-day moving average of $6.92. In this case, shares are 52.61% higher from $3.73, the worst price in 52 weeks suffered on Sep. Finally, BTIG Research restated a sell rating and issued a $3.50 price target on shares of Pier 1 Imports in a research note on Friday, April 14th.

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report.

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock’s market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. Analyst’s mean target price for NVDA is $109.97 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.50. A lower P/B ratio could mean that the stock is undervalued.

A trend analysis is a method of analysis that allows traders to predict what will happen with a stock in the future.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of Pier 1 Imports in a report on Monday, December 19th. Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of nearly -3.86% in the past five days, the stock price is now up 6.75% so far on the year – still in strong territory.