Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) closed its last session at $2.61. The stock traded within a range of $2.50 and $2.69. The company operates in the Consumer Cyclical sector with a market capitalization of 507180. Trading volume for Ascena Retail Group Inc. was 8.62 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) has an average volume of 2.51 Million.
Ascena Retail Group, Inc, formerly known as The Dress Barn, Inc., operates as a national specialty retailer of apparel for women and girls under the Dressbarn, Maurices and Justice brands. Its Dressbarn stores offer casual, career and special occasion fashion apparel and accessories; Maurices stores offer casual and career apparel and accessories; and Justice stores offer trend-right apparel and accessories. Ascena Retail Group, Inc. is based in Suffern, New York.
Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) received a Buy rating from 0 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 1 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.
Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) touched its 1-Year High price of $8.19 on 12/09/16 and its 1-Year Low price of $1.65 on 05/18/17.
EPS & Financials
Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.11/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.11/Share by a difference of $0. This showed a surprise of 0% in the last quarter earnings.
For the current quarter, 7 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $-0.07/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $-0.03/share and a low EPS of $-0.13/share.
Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.67 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 1.75 Billion and 1.64 Billion respectively.
By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) has a 20-Day average volume of 2.21 Million. According to today’s trading volume Ascena Retail Group Inc. is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.
Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BULLISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BULLISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BEARISH trend as well.
The company currently has an insider ownership of 6.2 Percent and Institutional ownership of 99.8 Percent. The return on assets stands at -22.8%, Return on Equity currently is -79.1% and the Return on Investment value is -41%.
Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) gross margin percentage stands at 58% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is -19.8 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is -16.1 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 23.43% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 24.67 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -3.27 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -57.84 percent.
The TTM operating margin for the company stands at -19.8%. The return on invested capital is at -41%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 1.53.
The company’s stock is currently moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -3.27%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -57.84% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.