$154.67 Million in Sales Expected for Tilly’s Inc (NYSE:TLYS) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Tilly’s Inc (NYSE:TLYS) will post $154.67 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have made estimates for Tilly’s’ earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $153.31 million and the highest is $155.90 million. Tilly’s reported sales of $146.83 million during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 5.3%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 27th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Tilly’s will report full year sales of $625.01 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $623.56 million to $626.00 million. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the firm will report sales of $657.24 million, with estimates ranging from $646.11 million to $664.80 million. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover Tilly’s.

Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 28th. The specialty retailer reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $161.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $156.67 million. Tilly’s had a return on equity of 14.65% and a net margin of 4.11%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.29 EPS.

A number of research firms have recently commented on TLYS. ValuEngine upgraded Tilly’s from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd. B. Riley set a $14.00 price objective on Tilly’s and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 26th. Pivotal Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $12.00 price objective on shares of Tilly’s in a report on Thursday, August 29th. TheStreet downgraded Tilly’s from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tilly’s from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $11.00 price objective for the company in a report on Saturday, September 7th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. Tilly’s currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $14.40.

Shares of TLYS stock traded up $0.16 on Friday, reaching $9.94. 7,694 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 297,925. The stock has a market cap of $276.83 million, a P/E ratio of 12.40, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.02 and a beta of 0.53. The company has a quick ratio of 1.08, a current ratio of 1.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.34. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $9.71 and a two-hundred day moving average of $9.53. Tilly’s has a 1-year low of $7.62 and a 1-year high of $18.28.

In related news, Director Bernard Zeichner sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.75, for a total value of $107,500.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. 48.26% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its stake in shares of Tilly’s by 157.2% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 4,296 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $48,000 after acquiring an additional 2,626 shares in the last quarter. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. grew its stake in shares of Tilly’s by 1.3% during the second quarter. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. now owns 211,107 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $1,611,000 after acquiring an additional 2,650 shares in the last quarter. Strs Ohio grew its stake in shares of Tilly’s by 7.4% during the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 39,200 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $299,000 after acquiring an additional 2,700 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers grew its stake in shares of Tilly’s by 13.1% during the first quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 26,953 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $300,000 after acquiring an additional 3,129 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio acquired a new stake in shares of Tilly’s during the second quarter valued at about $29,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 69.82% of the company’s stock.

About Tilly’s

Tilly's, Inc retails casual apparel, footwear, and accessories for young men and women, and boys and girls in the United States. Its apparel merchandise includes tops, outerwear, bottoms, and dresses; and accessories merchandise comprises backpacks, hats, sunglasses, headphones, handbags, watches, jewelry, and others.

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