L Brands, Inc. kicked off the trading day on 09/26/19 with a price increase of 2.54%, equivalent to $0.47 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, LB had a 52-week range of $15.82 to $38.00. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $19.00 after starting the trading session at $18.47. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $20.79, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $24.74.
Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $5,855,448, but has maintained average daily volume of $5.68M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $5.02 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $5.94 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $276.10 million, simultaneously with a float of $227.78 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $5.25 billion.
L Brands, Inc.(LB) Ownership Data
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. L Brands, Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.30%, in contrast to 75.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Nov 21 this organization’s Director sold 6,385 at the rate of 28.33, making the entire transaction hit 180,877 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 37,693.
If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of L Brands, Inc.’s stock, Institutional holders make up 75.10% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 276.10M shares. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, The Vanguard Group, Inc. owns 25,136,265 shares, with PRIMECAP Management Co. in 2nd place owning 18,872,720 shares and BlackRock Fund Advisors in third place with total ownership of 15,791,170 shares.
L Brands, Inc. (LB) Earnings and Revenue Data
In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on 7/30/2019, the organization reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.2) by $0.04.
Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 2.01 per share during the current fiscal year.
L Brands, Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -25.70%, and is forecasted to reach 1.48% in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 6.10% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -5.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Additional Trading Performance Indicators
Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for L Brands, Inc., this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.60. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.82. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $9.22, and its Beta score is 0.84.
Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.40 for this organization. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 17.37.
In the same vein, LB’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months was posted at 2.06, a figure that is expected to reach 0.03 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 1.48% at the market close of one year from today’s date.