Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

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Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

Wedbush Maintains Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)’s stock to Neutral with the price target of $35. This rating was issued on 10/11/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $38.07 by showing a percentage change of -2.26% from its previous day closing price of $38.95.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) in which DA Davidson Initiates Coverage On Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) to Neutral by settling a price target of $40 on 9/26/18. Bank of America Maintains the stock to Buy on 8/22/18 by stationing a price target of $60. Nomura Maintains the company’s stock to Neutral on 8/22/18 by setting a price target of $43. B. Riley FBR Maintains Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) to Neutral with a price target of $52.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) currently has a consensus Price Target of $49.85. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $60 and a Low Price Target of $36.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) where 4 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 3 analysts said it’s a Buy, 15 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 1 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 2.5. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) reported its Actual EPS of $0.84/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) could bring EPS of $0.77/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.07 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 9.1 Percent.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) has a market capitalization of 4.16 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.65 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $52.50 on 08/22/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/13/17 as $21.76. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $50.33. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -6.87%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -13.34% while SMA200 is -6.07%.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 8.9%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 13.2% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 13.4%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 8.59 percent while its Weekly performance value is -4.2%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -13.97 percent and 65.52 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) is 1.16. The Average Volume (3 months) is 2.28 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. URBN has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 17.06, Forward P/E of 13.18, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 6.82 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 13.63. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 8.7 percent.

Company Profile:

Urban Outfitters, Inc. is an innovative specialty retailer and wholesaler which offers a variety of lifestyle merchandise to highly defined customer niches through Urban Retail stores in the United States, Canada, and Europe; an Urban web site; 65 Anthropologie Retail stores in the United States; an Anthropologie catalog and web site; and Free People, the Company’s wholesale division, which sells its product to approximately 1,100 specialty stores, department stores and catalogs, as well as through two Free People stores and a web-site.