Signet Jewelers Limited Common (NYSE:SIG).
On September 13 the company was set at “Market Perform” according to a Cowen & Co. report which is down from the previous “” rating. On September 9, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a “Neutral” by Exane BNP Paribas which was a cut from the previous “Outperform” rating.
On August 30, 2016 the stock rating was rated “Accumulate” in a report from JP Morgan a cut from the previous “Overweight” rating. On August 29, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a “Accumulate” by Johnson RIce down from the previous “Buy” rating.
On August 26 the stock rating was downgraded to “Neutral” from “Neutral” and a price target of $83.00 was set by analysts at Citigroup.
The company is trading up by 0.28 percent from yesterday’s close. Signet Jewelers Limited Common announced a dividend for shareholders that will be paid on Monday November 28th, 2016. The dividend will be $0.260 per share for the quarter or $1.04 on an annualized basis. This dividend amount will represent a yeild of $1.32. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday the 27th of July 2016.
Company chares are trading at $74.90 just below $83.48, the 50 day moving average and which is marginally lower than the 200 day moving average of $95.86. The 50 day moving average was down by -10.28% and the 200 day average was down $-20.96.
The most current P/E ratio is 11.41 and market cap is 5.66B. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $6.56 and is expected to be $7.30 for the current year with 75,595,000 shares currently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is expected be $3.97 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $8.15.