ValuEngine upgraded shares of Kirkland’s Home (NASDAQ:KIRK) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday.
Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. B. Riley initiated coverage on Kirkland’s Home in a research report on Monday, March 19th. They set a buy rating and a $14.00 price objective for the company. KeyCorp reiterated a buy rating on shares of Kirkland’s Home in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Kirkland’s Home from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, January 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $12.38.
Kirkland’s Home stock traded down $0.11 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $10.18. 102,647 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 171,237. The stock has a market cap of $155.97, a PE ratio of 27.50 and a beta of 1.11. Kirkland’s Home has a 12-month low of $8.17 and a 12-month high of $13.42.
In other Kirkland’s Home news, insider W Michael Madden sold 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.05, for a total value of $150,750.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 127,510 shares in the company, valued at $1,281,475.50. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Corporate insiders own 7.80% of the company’s stock.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Millennium Management LLC increased its position in Kirkland’s Home by 68.8% in the fourth quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 156,459 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,872,000 after buying an additional 63,754 shares in the last quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. increased its position in Kirkland’s Home by 22.9% in the fourth quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 180,612 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $2,160,000 after buying an additional 33,600 shares in the last quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC increased its position in Kirkland’s Home by 38.0% in the fourth quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 141,146 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,689,000 after buying an additional 38,852 shares in the last quarter. Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in Kirkland’s Home in the fourth quarter worth about $628,000. Finally, Guggenheim Capital LLC increased its position in Kirkland’s Home by 11.5% in the fourth quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC now owns 147,889 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,769,000 after buying an additional 15,273 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 93.31% of the company’s stock.
About Kirkland’s Home
Kirkland's, Inc operates as a specialty retailer of home décor and gifts in the United States. The company's stores provide various merchandise, including framed arts, mirrors, wall décors, candles and related items, lamps, decorative accessories, accent furniture, textiles, garden-related accessories, and artificial floral products.
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