Kirkland’s Inc. [NASDAQ: KIRK] closed the trading session at $11.59 on 11/17/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $10.60, while the highest price level was $11.86. The company report on September 3, 2020 that Kirkland’s Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results.
Comparable sales increase of 10.2%, including e-commerce growth of 77.1%, while gross profit margin improves 640 basis points to 28.6% of net sales on the strength of continued execution of merchandising strategy, omni-channel growth and infrastructure improvements.
Second Quarter 2020 Financial Highlights:.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 834.68 percent and weekly performance of 19.48 percent. The stock has been moved at 993.40 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 0.70 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 0.17 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 2.00M shares, KIRK reached to a volume of 2063382 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 Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK]:
B. Riley FBR have made an estimate for Kirkland’s Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on May 15, 2019. The new note on the price target was released on January 07, 2019, representing the official price target for Kirkland’s Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $14.50 to $12.50, while B. Riley FBR Inc. kept a Buy rating on KIRK stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Kirkland’s Inc. is set at 1.00, with the Price to Sales ratio for KIRK stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.30. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.69, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.92. Price to Free Cash Flow for KIRK in the course of the last twelve months was 12.54 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.
KIRK stock trade performance evaluation
Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 19.48. With this latest performance, KIRK shares gained by 0.70% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 993.40% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 745.99% 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 KIRK stock in for the last two-week period is set at 60.50, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 64.53, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 58.36 for Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 9.70, while it was recorded at 10.44 for the last single week of trading, and 4.47 for the last 200 days.
Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK] shares currently have an operating margin of -5.23 and a Gross Margin at +6.89. Kirkland’s Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -8.82.
Return on Total Capital for KIRK is now -13.84, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -26.40. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -51.28, with Return on Assets sitting at -15.23. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 323.42. Additionally, KIRK Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 76.38, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 58.92. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 254.35, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 60.07.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK] managed to generate an average of -$7,833 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 287.56 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.73.Kirkland’s Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Kirkland’s Inc. posted 0.95/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.97/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -2.10%. 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 KIRK. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Kirkland’s Inc. go to 15.00%.
Kirkland’s Inc. [KIRK]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $67 million, or 36.50% of KIRK stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KIRK stocks are: OSMIUM PARTNERS, LLC with ownership of 1,345,870, which is approximately 24.26% of the company’s market cap and around 10.10% of the total institutional ownership; RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC, holding 911,800 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $10.57 million in KIRK stocks shares; and IMPALA ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC, currently with $7.7 million in KIRK stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Kirkland’s Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of September and at the time of the September reporting period, where 33 institutional holders increased their position in Kirkland’s Inc. [NASDAQ:KIRK] by around 2,787,627 shares. Additionally, 24 investors decreased positions by around 1,860,645 shares, while 3 investors held positions by with 1,931,225 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 6,579,497 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KIRK stock had 19 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,923,393 shares, while 11 institutional investors sold positions of 615,127 shares during the same period.