Analysts Research Summary TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX)

Analysts Research Summary TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX)

Analysts Research Summary TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX)

Instinet increased their price target on shares of TJX Companies from $83.00 to $87.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, April 3rd. William Blair analyst D. Hofkin now forecasts that the apparel and home fashions retailer will post earnings of $0.85 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.92.

A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on TJX. The mean target of $86.50 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $70.85 a share. It increased, as 55 investors sold TJX Companies Inc shares while 372 reduced holdings. Alpha One also assigned media stories about the apparel and home fashions retailer an impact score of 40 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Ramsay Stattman Vela & Price Inc.'s holdings in TJX Companies were worth $432,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $78.00, which would be an increase of about 4% of its current value. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a "hold" rating and issued a $77.00 price objective on shares of TJX Companies in a report on Friday, February 17th. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold.

05/17/2017 - TJX Companies, Inc. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S. and global trademark and copyright law. TJX Companies's dividend payout ratio is presently 30.41%.

The TJX Companies, Inc. closed its last trading session at $73.76 with the gain of 1.37%.

Shares of TJX Companies Inc closed the previous trading session at 74.21 down -0.28 -0.37% with 5,811,274 shares trading hands. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -4.27% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -3.92% and -2.02% respectively. The stock has a market cap of $48.12 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.54 and a beta of 0.70. TJX Companies also was the target of some unusual options trading on Monday. The apparel and home fashions retailer reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79 by $0.03.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 7880000 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for The TJX Companies, Inc.as 24000. TJX Companies had a return on equity of 53.12% and a net margin of 7.00%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.76 earnings per share. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that The TJX Companies, Inc. has a 1.29% short float with 15 days to cover. Norges Bank bought a new stake in TJX Companies during the fourth quarter valued at $483,732,000. Finally, Viking Global Investors LP bought a new position in shares of TJX Companies during the fourth quarter worth approximately $98,564,000.

Currently TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 92.5%.

On 8/21/2013 Amy Lane, Director, sold 1,012 with an average share price of $54.36 per share and the total transaction amounting to $55,012.32. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 105,844 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $8,164,806.16. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, EVP Richard Sherr sold 20,000 shares of TJX Companies stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 21st. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.45% and Monthly Volatility of 1.52%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 1.68%.

News Corporation (NWSA) stock moved with shift of 0.16% in the past week. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be paid a $0.3125 dividend. (TJX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 09, 2017" with publication date: "May 08, 2017.

The TJX Companies, Inc (TJX) is an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and across the world. The TJX Canada segment operates the Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls chains in Canada.