|Bid||10.65 x 1000|
|Ask||10.75 x 400|
|Day's Range||9.93 - 10.64|
|52 Week Range||6.90 - 16.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.46 (4.65%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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Most analysts covering DSW (DSW) have maintained a “hold” rating ahead of the company’s upcoming fiscal 4Q17 results. Of the 14 analysts covering the stock, 71% recommended a “hold,” and 29% recommended a “buy.” No analyst has recommended a “sell” rating for the stock. In September 2017, DSW introduced a new membership program called “DSW Rewards VIP.” Under this membership program, over 25 million customers can take advantage of services like repairs to handbags and shoes and rentals.
Analysts have projected sales to be up 7.9% to $728.2 million driven by its growth initiatives. In comparison, on a YTD basis, Finish Line (FINL) has fallen 30.4% to $10.11 as of March 8, 2018, while Foot Locker (FL) is down 12.9% to $40.85.
In fiscal 4Q17, Foot Locker (FL) reported a contraction of 230 basis points (or bps) in its gross margin to 31.4% over 14 weeks. Foot Locker’s SG&A (selling, general, and administrative) expenses rose 7.1% to $423 million in fiscal 4Q17. As a result, its operating margin came in at 3.4% compared to the 13.2% it reported in fiscal 4Q16.
Tech companies like RetailNext have been able to create solutions for brick and mortar stores to gather data on consumers — often using cameras and deep learning. It is poised to lead to the future of shopping.
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Ahead of the upcoming fiscal 4Q17 results, most analysts covering Foot Locker (FL) have maintained a “buy” rating. Expansion of e-commerce and a tough retail landscape created a highly challenging situation for Foot Locker (FL). Like other traditional retailers, Foot Locker has been working on increasing the reach of its digital sales portal.