Kate Spade & Co (KATE) was Initiated by Buckingham Research to “Buy” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $31. Buckingham Research advised their investors in a research report released on Apr 13, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kate Spade & Co. Shares were Reiterated by Wolfe Research on Mar 4, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 27 from a previous price target of $29 .Shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Mar 2, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 30 from a previous price target of $32 .Shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Jan 22, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 25 from a previous price target of $30 .
On the company’s financial health, Kate Spade & Co reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Mar 1, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.32. The company had revenue of $429.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $440.37 million. The company’s revenue was up 7.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.24 EPS.
Kate Spade & Co closed down -0.18 points or -0.76% at $23.55 with 26,15,964 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $23.87, the shares hit an intraday low of $23.535 and an intraday high of $24.365 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
In a different news, on May 13, 2015, Doreen A Toben (director) sold 594 shares at $29.04 per share price.
Kate Spade & Company is engaged in the design and marketing of a range of accessories and apparel. The Company operates through three segments: KATE SPADE North America KATE SPADE International and Adelington Design Group. KATE SPADE North America segment consists of the Companys kate spade new york KATE SPADE SATURDAY and JACK SPADE brands in North America. KATE SPADE International segment consists of the Companys kate spade new york KATE SPADE SATURDAY and JACK SPADE brands in International markets. Adelington Design Group segment consists of exclusive arrangements to supply jewelry for the LIZ CLAIBORNE and MONET brands; the wholesale apparel and wholesale non-apparel operations of the licensed LIZWEAR brand and other brands and the licensed LIZ CLAIBORNE NEW YORK brand. The Company operates specialty retail stores outlet stores and concession stores.