Equities research analysts expect Tilly’s Inc (NYSE:TLYS) to post $154.67 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Three analysts have issued estimates for Tilly’s’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $155.90 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $153.31 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 company is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, November 27th.

On average, analysts expect that Tilly’s will report full-year sales of $625.01 million for the current year, with estimates ranging from $623.56 million to $626.00 million. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the business 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 analysts that follow Tilly’s.

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

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Tilly’s from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $11.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Saturday, September 7th. Pivotal Research reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price objective on shares of Tilly’s in a report on Thursday, August 29th. B. Riley set a $14.00 price objective on Tilly’s and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 26th. TheStreet cut Tilly’s from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 25th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Tilly’s from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $14.40.

Shares of Tilly’s stock traded down $0.18 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $10.12. 1,241 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 401,263. The company has a market cap of $310.28 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.56, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 0.57. The company has a current ratio of 1.64, a quick ratio of 1.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.34. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $8.99 and a 200 day simple moving average of $9.79. Tilly’s has a fifty-two week low of $7.62 and a fifty-two week high of $19.63.

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 transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. 29.50% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of TLYS. Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC grew its position in shares of Tilly’s by 90.7% during the 2nd quarter. Susquehanna Fundamental Investments LLC now owns 27,122 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $207,000 after buying an additional 12,900 shares during the last quarter. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Tilly’s by 244.4% during the second quarter. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. now owns 327,032 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $2,495,000 after acquiring an additional 232,086 shares during the period. Jefferies Group LLC acquired a new position in Tilly’s in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $137,000. Connors Investor Services Inc. increased its stake in Tilly’s by 46.2% in the 2nd quarter. Connors Investor Services Inc. now owns 19,000 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $145,000 after buying an additional 6,000 shares during the period. Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Tilly’s by 5.7% during the 2nd quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 803,999 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $6,135,000 after purchasing an additional 43,490 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 69.94% of the company’s stock.

Tilly’s Company Profile

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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