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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Urban Outfitters Inc.

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Urban Outfitters Inc

NASDAQ/NGS:URBN

Score: Negative (16)

55 days at current score.

Downgraded from Neutral on June 16th 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked negatively compared to the Consumer Services sector with 2 negative IHS Markit Categories
  • Bearish sentiment is high
  • Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Negative

Short interest is high for URBN with between 15 and 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting URBN. However, the last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Neutral

ETF activity is neutral but appears to be improving. ETFs that hold URBN have been in favor over the last one-month with net inflows of $8.31 billion. While these are not among the highest inflows of the last year, the rate of inflow is increasing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Negative

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap

CDS data is not available for this security.

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