Roth Capital set a $16.00 price target on Tilly’s, Inc. (NYSE:TLYS) in a research note published on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the specialty retailer’s stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on TLYS. B. Riley reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $13.00 price target on shares of Tilly’s in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. BidaskClub cut shares of Tilly’s from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine cut shares of Tilly’s from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Tilly’s from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $12.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $12.40.

Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) traded up $0.75 during trading on Friday, reaching $13.17. 139,405 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 190,795. The stock has a market cap of $379.60, a PE ratio of 23.20 and a beta of -0.55. Tilly’s has a 12 month low of $8.02 and a 12 month high of $15.29.

Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $138.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $136.46 million. Tilly’s had a net margin of 2.09% and a return on equity of 8.85%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.05 EPS. analysts anticipate that Tilly’s will post 0.54 EPS for the current year.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was first posted by Daily Political and is the sole property of of Daily Political. If you are viewing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States & international copyright and trademark laws. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.dailypolitical.com/2017/11/18/tillys-inc-tlys-given-a-16-00-price-target-by-roth-capital-analysts.html.

In related news, insider Hezy Shaked sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.72, for a total transaction of $117,200.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, major shareholder Tilly Levine sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.60, for a total transaction of $232,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 550,000 shares of company stock valued at $6,408,033 in the last ninety days. Corporate insiders own 50.12% of the company’s stock.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. First Trust Advisors LP purchased a new stake in Tilly’s during the third quarter valued at approximately $122,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in Tilly’s by 74.7% during the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 12,080 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $133,000 after acquiring an additional 5,167 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers lifted its position in Tilly’s by 4.2% during the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 14,358 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $146,000 after acquiring an additional 580 shares during the last quarter. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Tilly’s during the second quarter valued at approximately $151,000. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. purchased a new stake in Tilly’s during the third quarter valued at approximately $151,000. 42.37% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Tilly’s

Tilly’s, Inc is a destination specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls. The Company offers an unparalleled selection of relevant brands, styles, colors, sizes and price points. The Company’s apparel merchandise includes branded, fashion and styles for tops, outerwear, bottoms and dresses.

Receive News & Ratings for Tilly's Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Tilly's Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.