Lands’ End, Inc. (LE) is an interesting player in the Services space, with a focus on Catalog & Mail Order Houses. The stock has been active on the tape, currently trading at $29.90, up from yesterday’s close by 27.23%. Given the stock’s recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company’s recent data.Fundamental Analysis
Lands’ End, Inc. (LE) currently trades with a market capitalization of $941.25 Million. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 11.29 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company’s last quarterly report.
You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of -$9.71 Million over the past twelve months. Generally speaking, earnings are expected to grow in coming quarters. Analysts are forecasting earnings of -$0.17 on a per share basis this quarter. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.82% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.
We’ve taken a serious look at this stock from a fundamental perspective, but the tale of the tape may offer more hints about what lies under the surface. Looking at the stock’s movement on the chart, Lands’ End, Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $23.95. It is now trading -5.95% off that level. The stock is trading $20.68 its 50-day moving average by -9.22%. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $10.55.
In recent action, Lands’ End, Inc. (LE) has made a move of +56.14% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 14.11, and it’s gotten there by action that has been less volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 14.88% with $16.09 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of LE.