The Container Store Group Inc. (NYSE:TCS)’s share price rose 3.8% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $5.97 and last traded at $5.95, with a volume of 133,571 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $5.73.

TCS has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised The Container Store Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 23rd. Barclays PLC initiated coverage on The Container Store Group in a research report on Wednesday, March 30th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $6.00 target price on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. upped their target price on The Container Store Group from $5.30 to $5.75 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 6th. Finally, Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of The Container Store Group in a research report on Tuesday, April 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The Container Store Group currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $10.39.

The firm has a market cap of $280.72 million and a PE ratio of 54.67. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $5.30 and its 200 day moving average price is $5.49.

The Container Store Group (NYSE:TCS) last posted its earnings results on Monday, April 25th. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $232.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $230.53 million. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 3.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.24 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect that The Container Store Group Inc. will post $0.25 earnings per share for the current year.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in The Container Store Group stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in The Container Store Group Inc. (NYSE:TCS) by 27.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 129,780 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 28,142 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN owned 0.27% of The Container Store Group worth $1,065,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

The Container Store Group, Inc is a specialty retailer of storage and organization products in the United States. The Company is the original storage and organization specialty retailer. The Company operates in two segments: TCS and Elfa. TCS segment consists of its retail stores, ebsite and call center.

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