The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$1.81, or -0.58%, to $309.40. The Lululemon Athletica Inc. has recorded 21,620 volume in the after hours trading session. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that lululemon athletica inc. Updates Revenue and Earnings Expectations for the Fourth Quarter Ahead of the ICR Conference.
The company is listed on the NASDAQ and operates within the Apparel Retail industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $311.21 and fluctuated between $311.41 as its day high and $302.11 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Lululemon Athletica Inc. is $39.09B. A total of 2.69 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.82M shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, LULU has seen 1 BUY and 2 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 311 and the disposition of 144 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 24 BUYs and 22 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 68,584 shares during that period but sold 34,087.
In the most recent transaction, Henry Kathryn sold 189 shares of LULU for 351.80 per share on Sep 12. After the transaction, the Director now owns 4,102 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jun 15, Gibson Kourtney bought 200 shares at 280.12 per share. LULU shares that Director owns now total 1,302.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for LULU in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $380.99 with high estimates of $488.00 and low estimates of $200.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, LULU has a high of $410.70 and a low of $251.51.
As of this writing, LULU has an earnings estimate of $1.96 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 24 estimates, with a high estimate of $2.05 per share and a lower estimate of $1.9. The company reported an EPS of $1.48 in the last quarter, which was 3.50% higher than expectations of $1.43.
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An equity investor’s investment can be viewed on a balance sheet by looking at what assets and liabilities the company has. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information.
There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. Currently, 33 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for LULU is Sell with a score of 4.50. A total of 20 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 2 rated it as Overweight while 8 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 2 thought the stock was Underweight and 1 thought it should be Sold.