Stitch Fix Inc. [NASDAQ: SFIX] gained 18.31% on the last trading session, reaching $66.88 price per share at the time. The company report on December 12, 2020 that Stitch Fix Announces New Employee Inducement Grant.
Stitch Fix, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFIX), the leading online personal styling service, announced that effective December 9, 2020, the compensation committee of the company’s board of directors granted Dan Jedda, Chief Financial Officer, the option to purchase 255,372 shares of the company’s Class A common stock, at a per share exercise price of $56.05, and restricted stock units to acquire 129,874 shares of the company’s Class A common stock. 172,237 of the stock options vest over three years, with one sixth of the shares vesting on the six-month anniversary of Mr. Jedda’s start date and the remainder vesting in equal monthly installments thereafter and 83,135 of the stock options vest over three years, with one thirty-sixth of the shares vesting on the thirteen-month anniversary of Mr. Jedda’s start date and the remainder vesting in equal monthly installments thereafter, subject to Mr. Jedda’s continued service on each vesting date. 86,583 of the restricted stock units vest over three years, with one sixth of the shares vesting on June 16, 2021, and the remainder vesting in equal quarterly installments thereafter and 43,291 of the restricted stock units vest over three years, with one twelfth of the shares vesting on December 15, 2021, and the remainder vesting in equal quarterly installments thereafter, subject to Mr. Jedda’s continued service on each vesting date. The stock options and restricted stock units were granted pursuant to, and are subject to the terms of, the Stitch Fix, Inc. 2019 Inducement Plan and forms of stock option and restricted stock unit agreements thereunder, which were approved by the company’s board of directors in October 2019 under Rule 5635(c)(4) of the Nasdaq Global Market for equity grants to induce new employees to enter into employment with the company.
About Stitch Fix, Inc.
Stitch Fix Inc. represents 104.14 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $7.30 billion with the latest information. SFIX stock price has been found in the range of $56.36 to $67.00.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.07M shares, SFIX reached a trading volume of 5437406 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SFIX shares is $50.22 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SFIX stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. 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.
Goldman have made an estimate for Stitch Fix Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on December 11, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Telsey Advisory Group raised their target price from $46 to $54. The new note on the price target was released on December 08, 2020, representing the official price target for Stitch Fix Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $46 to $55, while Needham kept a Buy rating on SFIX stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Stitch Fix Inc. is set at 4.46, with the Price to Sales ratio for SFIX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.15. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 16.23, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.56. Price to Free Cash Flow for SFIX in the course of the last twelve months was 165.82 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.50.
Trading performance analysis for SFIX stock
Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 16.96. With this latest performance, SFIX shares gained by 12.95% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 155.76% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 171.32% 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 SFIX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 63.52, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 64.68, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 63.76 for Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 49.15, while it was recorded at 59.39 for the last single week of trading, and 30.31 for the last 200 days.
Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX] shares currently have an operating margin of -2.83 and a Gross Margin at +42.74. Stitch Fix Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -3.92.
Return on Total Capital for SFIX is now -10.09, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -14.32. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -16.84, with Return on Assets sitting at -9.69. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 41.02. Additionally, SFIX Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 29.09, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 21.38. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 34.95, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 24.79.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX] managed to generate an average of -$8,390 per employee.Stitch Fix Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.50 and a Current Ratio set at 2.00.
Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Stitch Fix Inc. posted 0.11/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.06/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 83.30%. 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 SFIX. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Stitch Fix Inc. go to 12.59%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Stitch Fix Inc. [SFIX]
There are presently around $3,216 million, or 94.30% of SFIX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SFIX stocks are: JACKSON SQUARE PARTNERS, LLC with ownership of 7,672,702, which is approximately 2.84% of the company’s market cap and around 1.00% of the total institutional ownership; BAILLIE GIFFORD & CO, holding 4,996,450 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $282.45 million in SFIX stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $260.36 million in SFIX stock with ownership of nearly 5.944% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Stitch Fix Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of December and at the time of the December reporting period, where 101 institutional holders increased their position in Stitch Fix Inc. [NASDAQ:SFIX] by around 12,015,418 shares. Additionally, 111 investors decreased positions by around 8,032,324 shares, while 37 investors held positions by with 36,845,702 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 56,893,444 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SFIX stock had 45 new institutional investments in for a total of 6,457,282 shares, while 46 institutional investors sold positions of 4,704,342 shares during the same period.