Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Credit Agricole S A purchased a new stake in shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Company during the fourth quarter worth $120,000. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 15,825 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $189,000 after buying an additional 1,037 shares during the last quarter.
After months of preliminary deliberations with multiple bidders, including American Eagle and front runner Cerberus, Abercrombie & Fitch Co. During the same quarter previous year, the firm earned ($0.53) earnings per share. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Company by 1.5% in the fourth quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. raised its position in shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Company by 7.9% in the first quarter. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.05. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 12,765 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $152,000 after buying an additional 931 shares during the last quarter. We have $8.72 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:ANF worth $29.87 million less.
The analyst was optimistic that a number of Abercrombie initiatives could spark "shares to return to a range closer to trading pre-deal speculation". The stock closing price is now trading downward to its 50 day moving average with change of -26.96%, tumbled to its 20 day moving average with figure of -24.75% and behind its 200 day moving average with value -29.53%. On Friday, November 20 the stock rating was upgraded by Topeka Capital Markets to "Hold". Abercrombie & Fitch Company has a 12 month low of $10.50 and a 12 month high of $23.29. Abercrombie & Fitch Company also was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. This represents an increase of 433% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,455 call options.
Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, May 25th.
The Stock now has a consensus recommendation of 3.40.
For a total return analysis, there is the 1.80% return on equity and the -1.50% return on assets to consider.
Among 28 analysts covering Abercrombie & Fitch Co. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis.
Currently, EPS of Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 12th. The apparel retailer reported ($0.91) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.70) by $0.21. The ex-dividend date was set for Wednesday the 31st of May 2017. Investors of record on Friday, June 2nd were issued a $0.20 dividend.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. has a 657.15M market cap and its past year revenues were 3.30B.
The New Albany, Ohio, company said that sales remain strong at its surf-inspired Hollister brand and is continuing to work on improving the performance at Abercrombie. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/07/12/18200-shares-in-abercrombie-fitch-company-anf-acquired-by-first-financial-equity-corporation-updated-updated.html. The company reported revenue of $884.09 Million in the same period a year ago.
According to the analysts, Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) is expected to announce $-0.33/share EPS for the current quarter. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "sell" rating and issued a $12.00 price objective on shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Company in a research report on Monday, April 10th. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. had 81 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated an "underweight" rating and set a $9.00 price target (down previously from $11.00) on shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Company in a report on Sunday, May 28th. The firm stood at analyst recommendation of 2.20 out of 1-5 scale. As for the mean price target, it implies upside of 30.97% from the $9.59 prior closing price.
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