Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) shows YTD Performance of -21.99%


Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $13.54. The stock traded with the volume of 2.71 Million in the last trading session. Express, Inc. opened at $13.86 and closed by showing a decrease of -2.74%. The Bid price in the last session was $13.48 x 25100 and the Ask price was $13.49 x 18900. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Express, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 1.03 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $21.57 and 52-Week Low of $11.28 and it touched its 52-week high on Apr 1, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Sep 21, 2016.

Express, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Dec 01 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.13/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.17/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.04/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -23.5%. The company will report its next earnings on 1-Dec-16.

Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Express, Inc. has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of -58.1%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be -17.9%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of -7.56% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 12% per annum.

13 number of analysts also provided their insight on Express, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $13.54. They also projected Low Price Target as $10 while High Price Target is set at $18.5.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 4 reported it as Buy.9 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Express, Inc. annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 10.59 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 11.57. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.46 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.78, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 8.84 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 10.84.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 9.1 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 17.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 21.5%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 2.49% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 8.02 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -11.92 percent.

A look at performance overview of Express, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is -2.81 percent while Performance Month is 12.61%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 13.28% and Half Year Performance value stands at -8.11%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -19.47 percent. Express, Inc. has its YTD performance of -21.99 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm CL King on 24-Aug-16 who Downgrade the stock from Buy to Neutral. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 24-Aug-16, Piper Jaffray took an action “Downgrade” from Overweight to Neutral. On 20-Nov-15, the stock was Downgrade to Sell by Goldman.