BidaskClub upgraded shares of Lands’ End (NASDAQ:LE) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Saturday, BidAskClub reports.

Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. TheStreet lowered Lands’ End from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research note on Monday, August 19th. Craig Hallum raised Lands’ End from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 4th.

Shares of Lands’ End stock opened at $12.33 on Friday. Lands’ End has a 1 year low of $7.15 and a 1 year high of $22.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30, a current ratio of 1.68 and a quick ratio of 0.45. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $9.49 and a 200 day moving average price of $13.69. The company has a market capitalization of $365.13 million, a P/E ratio of 34.25 and a beta of 1.11.

Lands’ End (NASDAQ:LE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September 5th. The company reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.20) by $0.11. Lands’ End had a return on equity of 3.09% and a net margin of 0.69%. The business had revenue of $298.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $289.54 million. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.16) earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, research analysts expect that Lands’ End will post 0.44 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in Lands’ End by 1,107.7% during the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 2,826 shares of the company’s stock valued at $47,000 after purchasing an additional 2,592 shares in the last quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Lands’ End during the first quarter worth about $349,000. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL increased its position in shares of Lands’ End by 2.0% during the first quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL now owns 101,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,678,000 after acquiring an additional 2,000 shares during the last quarter. Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC increased its position in shares of Lands’ End by 3.3% during the first quarter. Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC now owns 1,073,821 shares of the company’s stock worth $17,836,000 after acquiring an additional 34,670 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Lands’ End by 16.4% in the first quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 192,860 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,203,000 after acquiring an additional 27,160 shares in the last quarter. 51.24% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Lands’ End Company Profile

Lands' End, Inc operates as a multi-channel retailer in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Japan. The company operates through U.S. eCommerce, Outfitters, Europe eCommerce, Japan eCommerce, and Retail segments. It offers casual clothing, accessories, footwear, and home products.

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