Lululemon shares tumble after disappointing sales forecast

In addition the company will have to compete with new entrants like Ivy Park which is a new activewear brand co-founded by Beyoncé in 2016

Analysts at Nomura maintain a Buy rating with a price target lowered to $65 from a previous $72. The price to current year EPS estimates from research analysts now stands at 11.48.

Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on LULU. Wedbush set a $70.00 target price on shares of Lululemon Athletica inc. and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 6th.

Lululemon Athletica inc. has a one year low of $54.00 and a one year high of $81.81. Buy rating has been given by 5 analysts to the company stock whereas 1 analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 2 analysts given HOLD rating. (NDAQ:LULU) bumped up the target price from $0.00 to $64.00 that suggested an upside of 0.01%. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 32.04.

In looking at where the stock is trading on a technical level, the stock is trading +2.08% away from its 50 day moving average of $7.98.

Lululemon Athletica inc. had a net margin of 12.60% and a return on equity of 24.32%. The apparel retailer reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.01.

Revenue and net income for the quarter ending January 29 were slightly off analyst estimate. Moreover, Gulf Intll Bancorporation (Uk) Ltd has 0.03% invested in Lululemon Athletica inc.

In terms of guidance for the 2017 fiscal year, management has said that it expects EPS in the range of $2.26 to $2.36 and revenues in the range of $2.55 billion to $2.60 billion.

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Konik also argued that Lululemon's longer-term prospects in mens, kids, global and e-commerce are all factored into the stock's valuation today and investors are advised to "remain on the sidelines until more robust top-line and attractive valuation materializes".

Lululemon also reported mixed fourth quarter earnings on Wednesday. Fny Managed Accounts Ltd Liability Co accumulated 1,000 shares or 0% of the stock.

12/08/2016 - lululemon athletica inc. had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Scotia Capital Inc. purchased a new stake in Lululemon Athletica inc. during the fourth quarter worth $217,000.

Lululemon warned that sales growth would slow this year. Mycio Wealth Partners LLC now owns 1,972 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $146,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the last quarter. (LULU) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that Lululemon Athletica Inc.

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