Urban Outfitters Inc. [NASDAQ: URBN] surged by $0.36 during the normal trading session on Monday and reaching a high of $21.90 during the day while it closed the day at $21.29. Urban Outfitters Inc. stock has also gained 22.92% of its value over the past 7 days. However, URBN stock has inclined by 27.79% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost -16.08% and lost -23.33% year-on date.
The market cap for URBN stock reached $2.03 billion, with 97.96 million shares outstanding and 57.42 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.56M shares, URBN reached a trading volume of 1629428 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for URBN shares is $18.69 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on URBN stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Telsey Advisory Group have made an estimate for Urban Outfitters Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on May 20, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Telsey Advisory Group dropped their target price from $29 to $24. The new note on the price target was released on March 04, 2020, representing the official price target for Urban Outfitters Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Urban Outfitters Inc. is set at 1.33, with the Price to Sales ratio for URBN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.55. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.43, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 4.53. Price to Free Cash Flow for URBN in the course of the last twelve months was 20.01 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.00.
URBN stock trade performance evaluation
Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 22.92. With this latest performance, URBN shares gained by 27.87% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -16.08% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -8.74% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for URBN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 64.26, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 70.53, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 60.26 for Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 17.01, while it was recorded at 20.06 for the last single week of trading, and 23.44 for the last 200 days.
Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN] shares currently have an operating margin of +6.54 and a Gross Margin at +31.49. Urban Outfitters Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +4.22.
Return on Total Capital for URBN is now 12.10, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 8.24. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 11.42, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.14. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 93.39. Additionally, URBN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 48.29, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 40.99. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 78.16, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 40.42.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN] managed to generate an average of $7,004 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 47.22 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.45.Urban Outfitters Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Urban Outfitters Inc. posted 0.61/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.58/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 5.20%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for URBN. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Urban Outfitters Inc. go to -3.84%.
Urban Outfitters Inc. [URBN]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $1,497 million, or 74.10% of URBN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of URBN stocks are: SHAPIRO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC with ownership of 9,855,160, which is approximately 42.292% of the company’s market cap and around 20.80% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 6,024,228 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $126.09 million in URBN stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $120.95 million in URBN stock with ownership of nearly 1.921% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Urban Outfitters Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 107 institutional holders increased their position in Urban Outfitters Inc. [NASDAQ:URBN] by around 11,278,379 shares. Additionally, 133 investors decreased positions by around 17,117,033 shares, while 41 investors held positions by with 43,114,724 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 71,510,136 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. URBN stock had 28 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,872,774 shares, while 65 institutional investors sold positions of 4,351,385 shares during the same period.