Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) : The consensus on Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) based on 13 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.69, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 2 which endorses a Buy on the stock. However, 2 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 11 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) : The most positive equity analysts on Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) expects the shares to touch $115, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $88 in the short term. The company is covered by 11 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $101.46 with an expected fluctuation of $9.87 from the mean.
Shares of Ralph Lauren Corporation rose by 0.26% in the last five trading days and 9.35% for the last 4 weeks. Ralph Lauren Corporation is up 17.48% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.07%. Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $108.95, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $109.85 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $108.22 and closed the trading day at $109.09, in the green by 0.97%. The total traded volume for the day was 672,363. The stock had closed at $108.04 in the previous days trading.
Ralph Lauren Corporation is engaged in the design, marketing and distribution of lifestyle products, including apparel, accessories, home furnishings and other licensed product categories. The Company operates in three segments: Wholesale, Retail and Licensing. Wholesale business, representing approximately 46% of net revenues as of fiscal year ended March 28, 2015 (Fiscal 2015), consists of sales made to department stores and specialty stores around the world. Retail business consists of sales made directly to consumers through retail channel, which includes Companys retail stores, concession-based shop-within-shops and e-commerce operations around the world. Licensing business consists of royalty-based arrangements, under which the Company license to unrelated third parties for specified periods the right to operate retail stores and/or to use its various trademarks in connection with the manufacture and sale of designated products, such as certain apparel, eyewear and fragrances.