Abercrombie & Fitch Company s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -14.04% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -44.52% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -49.33% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Abercrombie & Fitch Company has a negative value of -61.95 compared to overall market performance. Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) has climbed 7.36% in the past week and advanced 5.64% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.49% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.75% for the last 4 weeks period.
Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $12.34 and hit $12.66 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $12.55, with a gain of 2.53% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,478,502 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $32.83 and the company has a market cap of $849 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $10.91 .
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 18, 2016. The company reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.22. Analyst had a consensus of $0.24. The company had revenue of $821.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $832.48 million. The companys revenue was down -6.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.48 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was Upgraded by FBR & Co. on Jan 4, 2017 to Mkt Perform, Price Target of the shares are set at $13.Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was Downgraded by Oppenheimer to Underperform on Jan 3, 2017. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was Downgraded by Jefferies to Hold on Jan 3, 2017. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Nov 23, 2016 to Sell, Lowers Price Target to $ 13 from a previous price target of $14 .Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was Downgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Nov 21, 2016 to Underperform, Lowers Price Target to $ 12 from a previous price target of $20 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Sep 9, 2016, Bonadies Fran Horowitz (Pres. & Chief Merch. Officer) purchased 15,000 shares at 17.32 per share price.On Sep 6, 2016, Craig R Stapleton (director) purchased 10,000 shares at 17.65 per share price.On Mar 22, 2016, Diane Chang (EVP of Sourcing) sold 7,600 shares at 32.05 per share price.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is principally engaged in the purchase, distribution and sale of mens, womens and kids casual apparel. The companys retail activities are conducted under the Abercrombie & Fitch and abercrombie trade names through retail stores, a catalogue, a magazine/catalogue and a website, all bearing some form of the company name. Merchandise is targeted to appeal to customers in specialty markets who have distinctive consumer characteristics.