Kohl’s (KSS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Telsey Advisory Group

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Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by investment analysts at Telsey Advisory Group in a research report issued on Friday. They presently have a $80.00 price target on the stock, down from their prior price target of $90.00. Telsey Advisory Group’s target price points to a potential upside of 20.23% from the stock’s current price.

Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on KSS. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Kohl’s from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 2nd. Bank of America reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $90.00 target price on shares of Kohl’s in a research note on Wednesday, October 10th. OTR Global raised shares of Kohl’s to a “positive” rating in a research note on Friday, November 2nd. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $68.00 target price on shares of Kohl’s and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 21st. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reduced their target price on shares of Kohl’s to $73.00 and set a “market perform” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, November 21st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Kohl’s presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $76.75.

NYSE:KSS opened at $66.54 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.58, a quick ratio of 0.37 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70. The stock has a market capitalization of $11.54 billion, a PE ratio of 15.88, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 0.94. Kohl’s has a twelve month low of $57.89 and a twelve month high of $83.28.

Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 20th. The company reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $4.37 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.36 billion. Kohl’s had a net margin of 4.94% and a return on equity of 16.06%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.70 earnings per share. On average, research analysts anticipate that Kohl’s will post 5.53 earnings per share for the current year.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in KSS. LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA acquired a new position in shares of Kohl’s in the second quarter valued at approximately $106,000. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Kohl’s by 125.8% in the third quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 2,290 shares of the company’s stock valued at $172,000 after purchasing an additional 1,276 shares in the last quarter. HighPoint Advisor Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of Kohl’s in the third quarter valued at approximately $182,000. Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd grew its holdings in shares of Kohl’s by 39.2% in the third quarter. Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd now owns 2,551 shares of the company’s stock valued at $190,000 after purchasing an additional 718 shares in the last quarter. Finally, HPM Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Kohl’s in the third quarter valued at approximately $206,000.

Kohl’s Company Profile

Kohl's Corporation operates as an omni-channel retailer in the United States. Its stores and Website offer apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty, and home products. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 1,158 department stores; a Website Kohls.com; and 12 FILA outlets, and 4 Off-Aisle clearance centers.

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