Tilly’s (TLYS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows

Media stories about Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Tilly’s earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.6167333170678 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Shares of Tilly’s (TLYS) traded down 1.43% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $12.41. 59,764 shares of the company traded hands. Tilly’s has a 52-week low of $8.02 and a 52-week high of $15.29. The stock has a market capitalization of $357.68 million, a PE ratio of 29.69 and a beta of -0.45. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $11.86 and its 200 day moving average is $10.30.

Tilly’s (NYSE:TLYS) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $0.11 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.06. Tilly’s had a return on equity of 8.85% and a net margin of 2.09%. The company had revenue of $138.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $136.46 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.05 earnings per share. Tilly’s’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts anticipate that Tilly’s will post $0.54 earnings per share for the current year.

TLYS has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Tilly’s from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. BidaskClub raised shares of Tilly’s from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Tilly’s from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Roth Capital set a $12.00 price target on shares of Tilly’s and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Finally, B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of Tilly’s in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $11.60.

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In other news, major shareholder Tilly Levine sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.31, for a total transaction of $246,200.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, insider Hezy Shaked sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.94, for a total value of $89,400.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 520,000 shares of company stock valued at $5,994,633 in the last 90 days. Corporate insiders own 50.12% of the company’s stock.

About Tilly’s

Tilly’s, Inc is a destination specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls. The Company offers an unparalleled selection of relevant brands, styles, colors, sizes and price points. The Company’s apparel merchandise includes branded, fashion and styles for tops, outerwear, bottoms and dresses.

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