News stories about Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings (NASDAQ:SPWH) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 44.9287898674447 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings (SPWH) traded down 0.116% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $4.295. 70,852 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $4.34 and its 200-day moving average is $4.71. Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings has a 12 month low of $3.40 and a 12 month high of $10.81. The stock has a market cap of $179.10 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.866 and a beta of -0.79.
Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings (NASDAQ:SPWH) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 17th. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.02. Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings had a net margin of 2.94% and a return on equity of 90.52%. The firm had revenue of $191.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $191.28 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.20 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts predict that Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings will post $0.63 earnings per share for the current year.
Several analysts recently issued reports on the company. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $6.00 target price on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research note on Sunday, October 1st. Ifs Securities reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and set a $5.00 price objective on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Friday, September 15th. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $7.00 price objective on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Forward View set a $4.00 price objective on Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 26th. Finally, ValuEngine cut Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $6.81.
In other news, insider Jon Barker purchased 14,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 23rd. The shares were bought at an average price of $4.13 per share, for a total transaction of $57,820.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. 4.15% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
About Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings
Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc is an outdoor sporting goods retailer. The Company has outdoor specialty store base in the Western United States and Alaska. The Company has over 70 stores across approximately 20 states, which are located in power, neighborhood and lifestyle centers. The Company also operates several single-unit, standalone locations.
Receive News & Ratings for Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.