Signet Jewelers Ltd Feels The Crunch Of Lower Mall TrafficBy Freda Brock Mar 10, 2017
The Company operates retail jewelry stores in real estate formats including mall-based free-standing strip center and outlet store locations.
Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) shares turned negative on Fridays trading session with the shares closing down -1.38 points or -2.09% at a volume of 33,14,076. SIG plans to close 165 to 170 stores in FY 18 and open 90 to 115 stores for a net selling square footage change of flat to a decline of 1%. The stock tumbled -20 percent over the last 6 months. Based on a recent trade, the shares are hovering around $65.68 which, according to analysts, yield significant upside potential to the $104.08 consensus target price.
Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock.
For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Signet Jewelers Limited is 10.5%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 4.6%. The score shows the rating on a scale of 1 to 5, where 1=strong buy and 5=strong sell. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company's stock.
Signet Jewelers is now expecting fiscal 2018 same-store sales to be down in the low-to-mid single digits, and the earnings per share is expected to range from $7.00 to $7.40. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $4.03 per share.
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Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Signet Jewelers Limited Earnings, with 14 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $4.01.
Over all, for the quarter that ended January 28, Signet Jewelers reported a profit of $297.5 million, or $3.92 a share, compared with $271.9 million, or $3.42 a share, a year earlier. The median estimate represents a +58.10% increase from the last price of 63.25. Full-year sales forecasts are pegged at $6.46B, representing a drop of almost -1.82% over last fiscal year's revenues of $6.58B. Analyst's mean target price for SIG is $106.29 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.30. The company's previous year sales total was 2.4 Billion.
Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 8%. Goldman Sachs Group Inc dropped their price target on Signet Jewelers from $100.00 to $88.00 and set a neutral rating for the company in a report on Sunday. The company reached a 52-week low at 62.1 on Mar 7, 2017. Share performance for the month is now at -13.04%.
Same-store sales fell 4.5% in the latest quarter, which was in-line with projections of analysts polled by Consensus Metrix. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 9.81.
This year, the company showed a solid 8.2 percent of growth.
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