Shares of Tilly's Inc (NASDAQ:TLYS) have been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are currently covering the company. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, three have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $9.75.

TLYS has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tilly's from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $9.75 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, August 30th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating on shares of Tilly's in a report on Thursday, August 25th. SunTrust Banks Inc. restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $8.00 price objective (up from $6.50) on shares of Tilly's in a report on Friday, August 26th. Mizuho restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $7.00 price objective (up from $6.50) on shares of Tilly's in a report on Thursday, August 25th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. restated an “overweight” rating and issued a $12.00 price objective (up from $10.00) on shares of Tilly's in a report on Friday, August 26th.

In other Tilly's news, insider Hezy Shaked sold 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.54, for a total transaction of $143,100.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Tilly Levine sold 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $9.38, for a total value of $281,400.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. BlackRock Investment Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Tilly's by 2.0% in the second quarter. BlackRock Investment Management LLC now owns 45,541 shares of the company’s stock worth $264,000 after buying an additional 896 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Tilly's by 6.7% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 435,407 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,521,000 after buying an additional 27,299 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. raised its stake in shares of Tilly's by 4.1% in the second quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 126,310 shares of the company’s stock worth $731,000 after buying an additional 5,000 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Tilly's by 28.8% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 504,061 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,919,000 after buying an additional 112,723 shares during the period. Finally, Alambic Investment Management L.P. raised its stake in shares of Tilly's by 16.9% in the second quarter. Alambic Investment Management L.P. now owns 83,224 shares of the company’s stock worth $482,000 after buying an additional 12,024 shares during the period.

Shares of Tilly's (NASDAQ:TLYS) opened at 9.97 on Monday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $9.49 and its 200 day moving average price is $7.35. The stock has a market cap of $284.61 million and a PE ratio of 64.74. Tilly's has a 1-year low of $5.49 and a 1-year high of $10.86.

Tilly's (NASDAQ:TLYS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 24th. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.03) by $0.08. The firm earned $136.41 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $132.69 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.02 earnings per share. Equities analysts forecast that Tilly's will post $0.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Tilly's Company Profile

Tilly’s, Inc is a destination specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls. The Company offers an unparalleled selection of relevant brands, styles, colors, sizes and price points. The Company’s apparel merchandise includes branded, fashion and styles for tops, outerwear, bottoms and dresses.

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