Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) Analysts See $-0.10 EPS; BROTHER INDUSTRIES LTD ORDINARY SHARES (BRTHF) SI Increased By 1.19%

May 18, 2018 - By Louis Casey

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Analysts expect Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) to report $-0.10 EPS on June, 14.They anticipate $0.15 EPS change or 300.00% from last quarter’s $0.05 EPS. After having $-0.12 EPS previously, Ascena Retail Group, Inc.’s analysts see -16.67% EPS growth. The stock decreased 5.02% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $3.03. About 3.46 million shares traded or 115.60% up from the average. Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) has declined 47.27% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 58.82% the S&P500.

BROTHER INDUSTRIES LTD ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:BRTHF) had an increase of 1.19% in short interest. BRTHF’s SI was 516,600 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 1.19% from 510,500 shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 5166 days are for BROTHER INDUSTRIES LTD ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:BRTHF)’s short sellers to cover BRTHF’s short positions. It closed at $23.15 lastly. It is down 0.00% since May 18, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Brother Industries, Ltd. manufactures and sells communications and printing equipment, electronic stationery, home and industrial sewing machines, machine tools, industrial parts, online karaoke systems, and coding and marking equipment. The company has market cap of $5.91 billion. It operates through Printing & Solutions Business, Personal & Home Business, Machinery Business, Network & Contents Business, and Domino Business divisions. It has a 13.6 P/E ratio. The Printing & Solutions Business segment offers laser and inkjet printers; all-in-one black-and-white laser and color printers; fax machines, scanners, and work group printers; and electronic stationary comprising labeling systems, and label and mobile printers.

Among 11 analysts covering Ascena Retail Group (NASDAQ:ASNA), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 9% are positive. Ascena Retail Group had 31 analyst reports since September 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co given on Friday, June 9. As per Tuesday, March 6, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. The stock of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, November 13 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets downgraded the shares of ASNA in report on Tuesday, September 20 to “Sector Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Guggenheim on Thursday, September 24 with “”. The stock of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, January 15. As per Wednesday, August 30, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. FBR Capital maintained Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) rating on Tuesday, August 15. FBR Capital has “Neutral” rating and $3 target. The stock of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) earned “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, December 2. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, January 18.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 17 investors sold Ascena Retail Group, Inc. shares while 50 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 172.72 million shares or 3.19% less from 178.41 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 327,454 were accumulated by Legal General Grp Public Ltd Company. Ls Inv Limited Com owns 4,954 shares. Brandywine Global Invest Mgmt Limited Liability stated it has 1 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems holds 0% or 133,287 shares in its portfolio. Parametric Port Associates Limited Liability holds 0% or 596,343 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Limited Liability Corp reported 349,760 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Pub Sector Pension Investment Board holds 0% or 107,354 shares in its portfolio. Macquarie Group Ltd holds 0% or 13,600 shares in its portfolio. Raymond James Associates stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA). Metropolitan Life Insurance holds 37,911 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ruggie Capital Grp Inc owns 6 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. The New York-based Amalgamated Bank has invested 0% in Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA). Arizona State Retirement Systems holds 0.01% in Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) or 286,615 shares. Vanguard holds 15.90 million shares or 0% of its portfolio. Citigroup accumulated 0% or 10,844 shares.

Ascena Retail Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for women and tween girls in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company has market cap of $581.11 million. The firm operates through six divisions: ANN, Justice, Lane Bryant, maurices, dressbarn, and Catherines. It currently has negative earnings. It creates, designs, and develops a range of merchandise, including apparel, accessories, footwear, and intimates; lifestyle products comprising cosmetics and bedroom furnishings; and wear-to-work, sportswear, footwear, and social occasion apparel.

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