XO Group, Inc. (NYSE:XOXO) had its price target hoisted by investment analysts at B. Riley from $16.75 to $19.00 in a research report issued on Wednesday, November 1st. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the specialty retailer’s stock. B. Riley’s target price suggests a potential upside of 1.28% from the company’s current price.
Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. BidaskClub lowered shares of XO Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Roth Capital set a $21.00 price target on shares of XO Group and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. ValuEngine upgraded shares of XO Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of XO Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.50.
XO Group (NYSE XOXO) opened at $18.76 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $482.14, a P/E ratio of 50.70, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.87 and a beta of 0.94. XO Group has a 12-month low of $14.99 and a 12-month high of $20.99.
XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 31st. The specialty retailer reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $40.24 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $40.58 million. XO Group had a net margin of 5.35% and a return on equity of 5.55%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 9.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.07 earnings per share. research analysts forecast that XO Group will post 0.32 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Arizona State Retirement System boosted its stake in XO Group by 0.8% in the 1st quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 12,895 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $222,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. boosted its stake in XO Group by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 44,450 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $784,000 after purchasing an additional 199 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its stake in XO Group by 1.1% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 20,471 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $361,000 after purchasing an additional 226 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans boosted its stake in XO Group by 3.1% in the 1st quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 13,830 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $238,000 after purchasing an additional 410 shares during the period. Finally, First Midwest Bank Trust Division boosted its stake in shares of XO Group by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. First Midwest Bank Trust Division now owns 22,352 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $394,000 after buying an additional 722 shares during the period. 83.25% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
About XO Group
XO Group Inc is engaged in providing content and marketing solutions, targeted advertising programs, transactions and merchandise. The Company’s multi-platform brands guide couples through transformative life stages from getting married with The Knot, to moving in together with The Nest, to having a baby with The Bump, and helping bring celebrations to life with entertainment vendors from GigMasters.com Incorporated (GigMasters).
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