Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Hold Rating for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM)
- Author: Zachary Reyes May 25, 2017,
May 25, 2017, 23:57
Argus Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $75 target in Friday, March 18 report. (NYSE:WSM). Us Bankshares De has invested 0% in Williams-Sonoma, Inc. On Tuesday, May 9 the stock rating was initiated by Gordon Haskett with "Accumulate". The firm has "Neutral" rating by Buckingham Research given on Friday, January 8.
Signet Jewelers Limited (SIG) stock price distance from twenty day simple moving average slumped at -12.92% while its distance from fifty day simple moving average declined -17.05% along with -30.62% below distance from two hundred simple moving averages. (NYSE:WSM) shares are pricing in a modest 1Q17 beat primarily on the back of near-term gross margin drivers. On Sunday, August 30 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold".
The share price of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Zooming out to the 200-day moving average, shares have been seen trading -1.43% away from that value. A total of 4.38 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 1.6 million shares. Williams-Sonoma has a 52-week low of $45.96 and a 52-week high of $57.40. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.82 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.87 and 0.75 respectively.
Net revenues increased 1.2% to $1.112 billion, from $1.098 billion in the year-ago period. Alpha One also assigned media coverage about the specialty retailer an impact score of 85 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Williams-Sonoma will post $3.54 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. A recommendation of 1 or 2 would represent a consensus Buy. This is an increase from Williams-Sonoma's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 26th.
Archon Capital Management Llc decreased Williams Sonoma Inc (WSM) stake by 53.56% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG set a $44.00 price objective on Williams-Sonoma and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, March 13th. "(WSM)" was first published by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze. If you are accessing this piece on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its position in Williams-Sonoma by 14.6% in the first quarter.
11/17/2016 - Williams-Sonoma, Inc. had its "underweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. In contrast, the average volume was 1.72 million shares. Janus Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Williams-Sonoma by 2.8% in the first quarter. Kanaly has 43 shares for 0% of their portfolio. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 135,439 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $7,262,000 after buying an additional 116,459 shares during the period.
Williams-Sonoma expects earnings in the range of $3.45-$3.65 per share. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 2.42% and 2.45% over the past month.
Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Williams-Sonoma Inc. The Firm operates retail stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Australia and the United Kingdom.
E-commerce net revenues in Q1 17 raised 0.7% to $581 million from $576 million in Q1 16. The e-commerce segment has various merchandising strategies, such as Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm, PBteen, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation and Mark and Graham, which sell its products through the Company's e-commerce Websites and direct-mail catalogs.