HSN (HSNI) was Initiated by Maxim Group to “Buy” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $66. Maxim Group advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 9, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on HSN. Shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on May 5, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 68 from a previous price target of $73 .
On the company’s financial health, HSN reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.55. The company had revenue of $816.77 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $838.85 million. The company’s revenue was down -3.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.63 EPS.
HSN opened for trading at $52.99 and hit $53.46 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $53.39, with a gain of 0.79% or 0.42 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,79,952 shares. Company has a market cap of $2,792 M.
In a different news, on Nov 4, 2015, Mindy F Grossman (CEO) sold 53,253 shares at $61.85 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jul 2, 2015, William C Brand (President, HSN) sold 3,000 shares at $70.47 per share price. On May 27, 2015, Judy Schmeling (CFO & COO) sold 19,381 shares at $68.21 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
HSN Inc. is an interactive multi-channel retailer. The Company offers products and brand names to its customers including television online mobile catalogs and in retail and outlet stores. The Company markets and sells a range of third-party and private label merchandise directly to consumers which includes its television networks and digital platforms including mobile as well as through Cornerstone’s portfolio of catalogs and digital platforms including mobile. Its merchandise categories primarily consist of jewelry fashion such as apparel and accessories beauty and health and home and other including household home design electronics culinary and other. Its operating segments include HSN and Cornerstone. The Company engages in co-promotional partnerships with media companies. It engages in search engine marketing and targeted offline advertising.