|Bid||171.62 x 800|
|Ask||176.95 x 900|
|Day's Range||170.05 - 173.48|
|52 Week Range||136.30 - 184.82|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.53|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||28.71|
|Earnings Date||Aug 29, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||177.94|
Target (TGT) is chalking out strategies to adapt to the fast-changing retail landscape. These are likely to favorably impact second-quarter results.
Strong consumer spending indicates that the U.S. economy, which is currently in its record 11th year of expansion, will maintain momentum.
J. C. Penney's (JCP) Q2 performance is adversely impacted by weak comps. To improve matters, the company announces partnership with thredUP.
Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL), a nationally recognized off-price retailer of high-quality, branded apparel at everyday low prices, will release its second quarter fiscal 2019 results before the U.S. stock market opens on Thursday, August 29, 2019. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss results at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) that day. A live webcast of the conference call will also be available on the investor relations page of the company's website at www.burlingtoninvestors.com.
DICK'S Sporting (DKS) is likely to gain from omni-channel efforts and merchandising strategy in second-quarter fiscal 2019. Weak hunting business is a concern.
Macy's (M) reports negative earnings surprise during the second quarter of fiscal 2019. Lower-than-expected performance and trimmed view gravely hurt investor sentiment.
Hibbett (HIBB) is likely to benefit from solid execution of omni-channel initiatives and store rationalization efforts in second-quarter fiscal 2020. Higher costs and soft comps may impede results.
Nordstrom's (JWN) higher operating expenses and lower sales may negatively impact margin and profitability in second-quarter fiscal 2019.
TJX Companies' (TJX) second-quarter fiscal 2020 results are likely to gain from robust comparable store sales. The company has been seeing high traffic for 19 quarters now.
Softness in Gap's (GPS) namesake brand is hurting comps and the top line for a while now. Persistence of this softness is likely to impede the company's earnings in second-quarter fiscal 2019.
Ross Stores (ROST) to continue reaping benefits of endeavors, including better price management, merchandise initiatives, cost-containment and store-expansion plans in the fiscal second quarter.
Walmart (WMT) is likely to gain from its solid omnichannel efforts. However, the mix impact from growing e-commerce operations and a compelling pricing strategy may hit margins in Q2 earnings.
While cost-reduction actions are yet to bear fruit, sturdy performance in the apparel category of the discount retail segment may benefit Vipshop Holdings' (VIPS) second-quarter results.
The Retail - Discount Stores industry is poised to report strong results backed by a unique business model and robust initiatives to boost productivity. Higher costs may hurt margins.
Wendy's (WEN) initiatives like menu innovation, technological upgrades, international expansion and re-imaging of units are likely to aid top-line results in the second quarter of 2019.
Another wave of tariffs is right around the corner, and the timing ‘could not be worse for retailers’ for U.S. retailers, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst.
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