Duluth (DLTH) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

Press coverage about Duluth (NASDAQ:DLTH) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Duluth earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.4484239863919 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Duluth (NASDAQ:DLTH) traded up $0.27 on Friday, reaching $18.18. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 131,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 224,354. The stock has a market cap of $521.13, a P/E ratio of 33.67, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.95 and a beta of -0.06. Duluth has a 1-year low of $15.13 and a 1-year high of $23.42. The company has a current ratio of 2.47, a quick ratio of 0.27 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59.

Duluth (NASDAQ:DLTH) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December 7th. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.04). The firm had revenue of $83.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $84.01 million. Duluth had a return on equity of 15.23% and a net margin of 4.16%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 24.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.01 earnings per share. equities analysts expect that Duluth will post 0.67 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

DLTH has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. DA Davidson set a $25.00 target price on Duluth and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th. BidaskClub downgraded Duluth from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 3rd. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 target price on shares of Duluth in a research note on Friday, December 8th. Raymond James Financial reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Duluth in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Duluth in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. Duluth has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $22.00.

In other news, Director William E. Ferry sold 20,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.34, for a total value of $350,268.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 2,032 shares in the company, valued at approximately $35,234.88. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director William E. Ferry sold 28,400 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.88, for a total value of $536,192.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 2,032 shares in the company, valued at $38,364.16. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 63,600 shares of company stock worth $1,169,360. Company insiders own 70.38% of the company’s stock.

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About Duluth

Duluth Holdings Inc is a lifestyle brand of men’s and women’s casual wear, workwear and accessories. The Company offers a line of functional products, such as its Longtail T shirts, Buck Naked underwear and Fire Hose work pants. The Company’s segments include direct and retail. The direct segment includes revenues from the Company’s Website and catalogs.

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