Zumiez Inc. (ZUMZ) Trading Up 3.7%
Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ:ZUMZ)’s share price was up 3.7% on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $14.45 and last traded at $14.41, with a volume of 173,579 shares. The stock had previously closed at $13.90.
A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on ZUMZ shares. Mizuho dropped their price target on Zumiez from $17.00 to $15.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, June 3rd. Piper Jaffray Cos. restated a “neutral” rating and set a $13.00 price objective (down from $17.00) on shares of Zumiez in a research report on Saturday, March 12th. Wedbush restated a “hold” rating on shares of Zumiez in a research report on Saturday, June 4th. Jefferies Group restated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 price objective (up from $17.00) on shares of Zumiez in a research report on Friday, March 11th. Finally, B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating and set a $23.00 price objective on shares of Zumiez in a research report on Friday, March 11th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $18.06.
The stock has a market cap of $365.75 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.14. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $14.65 and its 200-day moving average price is $17.15.
Zumiez (NASDAQ:ZUMZ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 2nd. The apparel and footwear maker reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $173 million for the quarter. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.12 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that Zumiez Inc. will post $0.74 EPS for the current year.
Several hedge funds and institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of ZUMZ. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC purchased a new position in Zumiez during the fourth quarter worth about $1,778,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its position in shares of Zumiez by 19.2% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 230,120 shares of the apparel and footwear maker’s stock valued at $3,479,000 after buying an additional 37,095 shares during the period. Alambic Investment Management L.P. bought a new position in shares of Zumiez during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,326,000. Boston Partners bought a new position in shares of Zumiez during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,313,000. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Zumiez by 4.6% in the fourth quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 131,631 shares of the apparel and footwear maker’s stock valued at $1,990,000 after buying an additional 5,778 shares during the period.
Zumiez Inc is a multi-channel specialty retailer of apparel, footwear, accessories and hardgoods. As of January 31, 2015, the Company operated 603 stores; 550 in the United States, 35 in Canada and 18 in Europe. The Company operates under the names Zumiez and Blue Tomato. Additionally, it operates e-commerce websites at www.zumiez.com and www.bluetomato.com.
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