Levi Strauss & Co. [NYSE: LEVI] plunged by -$0.23 during the normal trading session on Wednesday and reaching a high of $28.93 during the day while it closed the day at $28.04. The company report on June 24, 2021 that Levi Strauss & Co. to Webcast Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call.
Levi Strauss & Co. (NYSE: LEVI) will host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial results for the second quarter ended May 30, 2021. The call will be held on Thursday, July 8 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time/5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, and will be hosted by Chip Bergh, president and chief executive officer, and Harmit Singh, chief financial officer.
To access the live webcast, please visit https://edge.media-server.com/mmc/p/wid9fxax or dial in to listen to the live call at: +1.833.693.0541 in the United States and Canada or +1.661.407.1582 internationally; I.D. No. 3784584.
Levi Strauss & Co. stock has also gained 2.75% of its value over the past 7 days. However, LEVI stock has inclined by 14.64% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 40.41% and gained 39.64% year-on date.
The market cap for LEVI stock reached $11.23 billion, with 399.54 million shares outstanding and 75.42 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.80M shares, LEVI reached a trading volume of 2350360 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 Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for LEVI shares is $31.25 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on LEVI stock is a recommendation set at 1.70. 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 Levi Strauss & Co. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on April 09, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Telsey Advisory Group raised their target price from $24 to $27. The new note on the price target was released on April 01, 2021, representing the official price target for Levi Strauss & Co. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $20 to $24, while Telsey Advisory Group kept a Outperform rating on LEVI stock. On December 10, 2020, analysts increased their price target for LEVI shares from 11 to 23.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Levi Strauss & Co. is set at 0.92, with the Price to Sales ratio for LEVI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.64. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 7.97, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.16. Price to Free Cash Flow for LEVI in the course of the last twelve months was 65.85 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.20.
LEVI stock trade performance evaluation
Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.75. With this latest performance, LEVI shares gained by 6.09% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 40.41% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 102.75% 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 LEVI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.77, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 62.46, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.41 for Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 27.70, while it was recorded at 27.79 for the last single week of trading, and 22.28 for the last 200 days.
Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI] shares currently have an operating margin of +3.61 and a Gross Margin at +54.13. Levi Strauss & Co.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -2.86.
Return on Total Capital for LEVI is now 4.91, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -4.05. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -8.88, with Return on Assets sitting at -2.58. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 204.68. Additionally, LEVI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 67.18, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 47.15. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 185.07, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 60.74.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI] managed to generate an average of -$8,591 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.73 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.90.Levi Strauss & Co.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI] stock
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 LEVI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Levi Strauss & Co. go to -3.00%.
Levi Strauss & Co. [LEVI]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $1,952 million, or 86.90% of LEVI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of LEVI stocks are: WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP with ownership of 6,931,696, which is approximately -0.759% of the company’s market cap and around 3.30% of the total institutional ownership; SELECT EQUITY GROUP, L.P., holding 6,707,795 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $188.09 million in LEVI stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $173.32 million in LEVI stock with ownership of nearly 20.711% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Levi Strauss & Co. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 84 institutional holders increased their position in Levi Strauss & Co. [NYSE:LEVI] by around 16,892,582 shares. Additionally, 94 investors decreased positions by around 10,273,131 shares, while 39 investors held positions by with 42,440,088 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 69,605,801 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. LEVI stock had 31 new institutional investments in for a total of 9,308,107 shares, while 38 institutional investors sold positions of 2,969,855 shares during the same period.