Burlington Stores Inc (BURL) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Aug-25-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.39 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.09. Analysts had a consensus of $0.30. The company posted revenue of $1255.05 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $1240.54 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Burlington Stores Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by MKM Partners on Jul 25, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 73 from a previous price target of $59 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 21, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 82 from a previous price target of $66 .Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Jul 19, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 84 from a previous price target of $70 .
Burlington Stores Inc opened for trading at $79.47 and hit $80.07 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $79.56, with a gain of 0.62% or 0.49 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,73,278 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,690 M.
In a different news, on Aug 16, 2016, Mike Metheny (Executive Vice President) sold 4,000 shares at $76.46 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 3, 2016, Thomas Kingsbury (President & CEO) sold 20,000 shares at $76.21 per share price. On Jun 10, 2016, Fred Hand (Executive Vice President) sold 22,000 shares at $63.77 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Burlington Stores Inc. is a retailer of branded apparel. As of January 31 2015 the Company had 542 stores inclusive of an Internet store in 44 states of the United States and Puerto Rico. The Company’s offerings for women include dresses tops bottoms coats shoes suits and suit separates handbags intimates and sleepwear active wear sweaters swimwear and cover-ups jewelry and watches maternity beauty and fragrance and scrubs. The Company’s offerings for men include t-shirts suits and suit separates coats shoes pants button downs jeans shorts dress shirts polos hoodies and sweatshirts swim and active wear sports fan shop socks and underwear pajamas and robes grooming gadgets and gifts belts wallets and sweaters. The Company’s offerings for juniors include dresses tops bottoms shoes coats sweaters handbags sleepwear swimwear beauty and fragrance jewelry and watches.