Diversion of Trends on Earning Estimates: Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN), Grupo Televisa (NYSE:TV)

Shares of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) [Trend Analysis] runs in leading trade, it moving down -2.11% to traded at $25.48. The firm has price volatility of 4.44% for a week and 3.34% for a month. Its beta stands at 0.60 times. Finally, analysts shed their light over the URBN price targets; maintaining price high target of 43 while at average the price target was 30.18 in contrast with the current price of 25.48. The price targets are usually acts as the boosters or blasters in the performance of stock. A higher price target would definitely provide confidence to investors during the trading action, consideration given by Wall Street Journal.

So does the rankings given by analysts; let us highlight rankings table and we had 8 analysts recommending BUY ratings for current month and for previous month 9 stands on similar situation; while 20 for the current month as compared to 21 analysts recommending for HOLD from the pool for previous month. While 1 stands at overweight and 1 analyst gave Underweight and 2 out of pool consider it as Sell for current month. For the overall, consensus ratings were for Hold.

Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -8.11% and monthly performance was -2.19%. The stock price of URBN is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -4.97% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -7.22%.

Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. (NYSE:TV) [Trend Analysis] luring active investment momentum, shares increase 1.02% to $25.77. Fundamentalist can give brighter side of a picture but an analyst can glow the darker parts stored in any investment. Let us view how analysts have ranked TV in recent few months. In ratings table the TV given BUY ratings by 8 analysts in current phase. The 5 number of analyst/s have SELL recommendation for current month on TV. While 7 number of analysts gave ratings for HOLD in current. As per remarks given by WSJ, overall consensus pool recommends it as Hold security.

The stock was assessed in terms of profitability as current quarter EPS estimate trends showed $0.08 at current month while compared with $0.09 in a month ago. The stock next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $0.13 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $0.56 as compared to one month ago of $0.42, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $0.77.

The total volume of 1.71 Million shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 3157.68 shares. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at -66.10%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 42.68%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 2.97 and price to earnings ratio of 79.29 attracting passive investors.


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