Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) shares traded -5.25% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $14.79. The stock exchanged hands 1.99 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.46 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $1.2 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $17.4 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 5 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) high price target of $21 and with a conservative view have low price target of $13.
- Riley “Reinstates” Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) in a research note issued to investors on 12/22/17 to Neutral with price target of $17.
Additionally on 8/24/17 FBR Capital “Maintained” Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) to Buy setting price target at $17 and on 8/09/17 Standpoint Research “Downgrades” the stock to Hold at $0. Furthermore on 3/13/17 Wunderlich “Reiterates” the stock to Buy at $20.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 38.41 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.01, Consequently Guess Inc (NYSE:GES)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 7.91%, 5.99% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.64.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.8. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Guess Inc (NYSE:GES)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.51 and can go high up to $0.55. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.53 derived from a total of 5 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.41 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0. The company posted an earnings surprise of 0%.
While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 16.7% whereas during current quarter it has 29.3% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 38.6% during current year and 36.1% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) observed at -21.43%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 4.4% over growth.
Guess Inc (NYSE:GES)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $753.88 Million according to 5 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $763 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $740.38 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $2.34 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $2.33 Billion and high estimates of $2.35 Billion according to 6 number of analysts.
Currently Guess Inc (NYSE:GES)’s shares owned by insiders are 1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 86.8%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -1.22%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 1.09%.
Guess Inc (NYSE:GES) 52-week high price stands at $19.62 and low price stands at $9.56, its price distance from 52-week high is -24.62% while its distance from 52-week low price is 54.71%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 01/29/18, and 52-week low on 05/19/17.
Guess Inc (NYSE:GES)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $2.27 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.53. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $11.24 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.32, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $2.87, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 5.16. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.