Unusual Activity Sighted in Tailored Brands, Inc. (NYSE:TLRD) Shares

Andrew Cummings
March 9, 2017

The company shuttered 233 stores in the past year.

Tailored Brands, Inc.'s stock is -30.55% away from its 20-Day Simple Moving Average.

Shares of Tailored Brands (NASDAQ:TLRD) traded down 30.531% on Thursday, hitting $16.235. 5 rated the company as a "Hold". The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.45-1.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.10. Moreover, the stock is up 8.40% in one month through last close, to $23.37, showing a 31.23% return during the past three months. There was a stock increase by 1.08 percent. The firm's market capitalization is $1.13 billion.

Tailored Brands Inc (NASDAQ:TLRD)'s stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Wunderlich in a report released on Monday. Hence, the surprise factor was 6.5 percent. Its last 5-Year EPS growth stands at -6.50%; with earnings growth of 203.60% yoy.

On another sour note, total quarterly comparable sales ("comps") fell 1.2% in the period, with Men's Wearhouse comps down 2.2% and Joseph A. Bank comps up 3.6%.

"Unfortunately, the challenging retail environment resulted in soft traffic across our retail brands, which drove lower than anticipated fourth quarter and full year net sales and gross margins."
(TLRD) are trading -18.74% downward from the 52-week high mark and 118.24% above from the fifty two-week low mark. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.01, for a total value of $33,443.94. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $22.00 and a 200 day moving average of $19.39. Insiders have sold 17,026 shares of company stock valued at $463,291 in the last quarter. Revenue is expected in between 839 Million and 789.3 Million with an average of 811.3 Million. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 53,208 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,432,891.44. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.08%.

Tailored Brands Inc (NASDAQ:TLRD) issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 3.98% and Monthly Volatility of 4.28%. The company's beta value is at 1.48.

Profitability analysis helps a great deal in making investment decision. The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 7.86 and the short float is around of 26.64%. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 23.11 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.95.

Liquidity ratios helps investors to determine a company's ability to pay off its debts. The biggest holder now is Mr. Douglas S. Ewert who owns 177,534 shares (0.36% of those outstanding), whilst Mr. Sheldon I. Stein holds 76,581 (0.16% of shares outstanding) and Neill P. Davis holds 63,157 (0.13% of shares outstanding).

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