Media headlines about Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Tilly’s earned a news impact score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.5996972597624 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Tilly’s (TLYS) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
- Tilly’s (TLYS) Major Shareholder Sells $119,400.00 in Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
- Tilly’s (TLYS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $121.46 Million (americanbankingnews.com)
- Tilly’s (TLYS) Raised to “Buy” at BidaskClub (americanbankingnews.com)
A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Tilly’s from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, March 23rd. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 price objective (up from $15.00) on shares of Tilly’s in a report on Friday, January 26th. Finally, TheStreet cut Tilly’s from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, April 2nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Tilly’s presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $15.67.
Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March 12th. The specialty retailer reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $164.32 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $166.39 million. Tilly’s had a net margin of 2.55% and a return on equity of 11.03%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Tilly’s will post 0.78 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In related news, insider Hezy Shaked sold 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.35, for a total transaction of $400,500.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, major shareholder Tilly Levine sold 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.94, for a total value of $119,400.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 240,000 shares of company stock worth $3,118,500. 50.12% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
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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