Burlington Stores Inc. (NYSE:BURL) went down by -1.12% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Friday’s trading session. The share price of the Apparel Retail giant went up by $206.67 to trade ended Friday trading at $209.02. This is down from the $209.02 price recorded on Thursday’s trading session. Thanks to this latest performance, BURL is closer to the higher price 52-week target of $270.00 and further from the lowest price target of $190.00. Its performance from the start of the year has also been negative, with BURL down by -9.37% year-to-date.
Burlington Stores Inc. (BURL) started the day trading at $213.34 and recorded an intraday high of $214. It also recorded an intraday low of $204.72 during Friday’s trading session. Burlington Stores Inc. is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is more than 15.01% of the average daily trading volume on Friday. The stock’s trading volume on Friday was 1211939, which is more than 15.01 of the total average daily trading volume of 1.03 million.
Burlington Stores Inc. (NYSE:BURL) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in BURL’s stock price on Friday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of BURL currently stands at $250.89, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 17.63%. However, BURL’s current trading price is -95.58% lower than the 52-week low price of $105.67. In terms of trading volume, Burlington Stores Inc. currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 1211939 shares of Burlington Stores Inc. were traded on the stock exchange on Friday, which is more than 15.01% of the 1.03 million average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. BURL’s performance over the past one year has seen it surge by 19.18%, while the stock has gone down by -9.09% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of BURL currently stands at 49.75%, and it is up by 12.36% in the last month. The only positive figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads 1.54%. At the time of writing BURL’s report, the company has a total market cap of $13.76B, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.Burlington Stores Inc. also has over 47000 employees all over the world.
BURL Insider Activities
The insider transactions over the past six months are down by -0.00%.For Burlington Stores Inc. insiders bought 50,194 shares in 21 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 77,275 of their shares in 45 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at Burlington Stores Inc. now hold 332.29k shares, which is over 105.53% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the BURL shares, as they control 0.51% of the company’s total stock.
BURL Fundamental Analysis
For Burlington Stores Inc., the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at 0.68. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be 7.31. The EPS growth will up over the next five years to 8.70% after surging by 51.40% in the previous five years. In terms of revenue, Burlington Stores Inc.’s quarterly sales (YOY) is shrinking at -0.90, which is lower than the average annual revenue of 51.40% over the past half a decade.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on Burlington Stores Inc.’s stock currently stands at 32.60%, and it has a net profit margin of 0.80%. The operating margin of the company is -0.30%, and its gross margin is 37.30%.
BURL Analysts Prediction
In May 29, 2020, several analysts reiterated their positions on the Burlington Stores Inc. stock and predicted its performance to their investors. The analysts at Telsey Advisory Group believe BURL is still a Market Perform and set the price target between $195 and $230. The Wedbush has a Outperform rating for Burlington Stores Inc., predicting the stock price to stay between $230 and $246. Another analyst that has a Buy rating for BURL is Citigroup, which set a price target of between $235 and $260. Telsey Advisory Group reiterate their Market Perform position on the stock ($225 and $240)
MKM Partners and Nomura also believe that Burlington Stores Inc.’s stock is outperforming at the moment.
At the moment, Burlington Stores Inc.’s Total Debt to Equity ratio stands at 8.27, and they have a long-term Debt to Equity ratio of 8.26.
BURL Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of BURL currently stands at -1.49%, while the SMA50 is 8.89%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading 2.17% ahead of Friday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 54.42, while its price to earnings ratio (P/E) is 302.59.