|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||133.53 - 135.49|
|52 Week Range||72.69 - 145.94|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||68.62|
|Earnings Date||Jul 31, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.50 (1.97%)|
|1y Target Est||133.20|
As profit growth slows, a sign the economy is reaching the later stages of its cycle, the key to finding stocks that will outperform the broader market is to look for companies with stable and high gross profit margins.
Second quarter earnings season will be tricky for investors to decode. On the one hand, the raw numbers from Corporate America are likely to look impressive. Profit margins are forecast to expand by 88 basis points to an all-time high of 10.9% says strategists at Goldman Sachs, aided by a 14 percentage point reduction in the statutory corporate tax rate.
This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on June 27. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding RL totaled $3.28 billion.
Short interest is moderate for RL with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on June 27.
Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: G-III Apparel Group, lululemon athletica, Ralph Lauren and Perry Ellis International
Ralph Lauren (RL) looks promising on the back of its solid growth strategies including digital growth expansion, wider international footprint and the Way Forward Plan.
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Who would possibly pay up 30 points for the stock of Restoration Hardware Holdings, Inc. The answer: The people who failed to buy Tiffany & Co. When Wall Street was looking for $1.02 and you got $1.33, when they were looking for $1.51 next quarter and it's probably going to be $1.70 to $1.77 while the year goes from $5.91 to $6.34, you know that the stock's going to react with alacrity, especially because they are roughly the same magnitude as Tiffany and Ralph Lauren.
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Ralph Lauren (RL) could be an interesting play for investors as it is seeing solid earnings estimate revision in addition to having a robust industry rank.
Ralph Lauren Corp. said Thursday at its investor day that it will raise its quarterly dividend by 25%, add $1 billion to its stock repurchase program and incur restructuring charges of $100 million to $150 million, mostly be the end of fiscal 2019. The charges, which will result from the consolidation of its distribution network and corporate offices, and severance pay, are in addition to the $100 million in charges expected in fiscal 2019 from its previously announced "Way Forward Plan." The apparel and accessories company expects the restructuring activities to result in annualized savings of $60 million to $80 million. The new quarterly dividend of 62.5 cents a share, up from 50 cents a share, will be payable July 13 to shareholders of record on June 29.
Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL, the "Company"), a global leader in the design, marketing, and distribution of premium lifestyle products, announced today that it has nominated Linda Findley Kozlowski to stand for election to the Company's Board of Directors at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, in August 2018. The appointment will bring the number of Directors on the Company's Board to 14, and reflects the Company’s commitment to continue to expand and diversify its Board, following the nomination of Angela Ahrendts and recent election of Michael George in May. "We continue to build on the strength of our Board with the addition of Linda," said Mr. Ralph Lauren, Executive Chairman and Chief Creative Officer.
Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL), a global leader in the design, marketing, and distribution of premium lifestyle products, will be hosting a meeting for investors and analysts today to present its strategic growth plan, “Writing Our Next Great Chapter,” to deliver sustainable long-term growth and value creation, and to discuss the Company’s long term financial outlook. “As we reflect on 50 years, I am so energized by the work we are doing to build the future for our Company and iconic brand,” said Ralph Lauren, Executive Chairman and Chief Creative Officer. “We are confident that with our clear strategic plan in place, we can return Ralph Lauren to sustainable long-term growth and value creation,” said Patrice Louvet, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Prices rallied to $90 before making a four-month consolidation pattern. The recent breakout over $120 completes a base pattern going back to early 2016. In this updated daily bar chart of RL, below, we can see the upside breakout from another consolidation pattern.
On May 24, Ashland (ASH) announced that it will increase maleic anhydride prices by $0.06 per pound. The price increase will be effective on June 7 or as the contract allows. The price increase will likely impact the North American region.
Following the long Memorial Day weekend, more retail stocks were down than up on Tuesday, May 29, but the changes were slight. The biggest laggard was Swedish clothing retailer H&M (H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB), down 1.78%, followed by Ralph Lauren Corp. , which slipped 1.29%, and Nordstrom Inc.
Ralph Lauren's (RL) impressive performance can be attributed to robust strategies that focus on core business, improving product assortments and delivering better quality of sales.