Dollar Tree, Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -4.75% 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 -8.75% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 3.71% . 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 Dollar Tree, Inc. has a negative value of -6.4 compared to overall market performance. Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) has climbed 1.73% in the past week and advanced 1.15% in the last 4 weeks. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.91% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.66% in the last 4 weeks.
Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 1.37 points or 1.73% at $78.02 with 3,502,617 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $79.73, the shares hit an intraday low of $77.93 and an intraday high of $79.9 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $18,418 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 236,071,420 shares. The 52-week high of Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) is $99.93 and the 52-week low is $72.52.
Dollar Tree Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 22, 2016. The company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.78. The company had revenue of $5001.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5062.31 million. The companys revenue was up 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Dollar Tree was Initiated by Bernstein on Feb 6, 2017 to Underperform, Price Target of the shares are set at $63.Dollar Tree was Initiated by Loop Capital to Hold on Dec 7, 2016. Dollar Tree was Upgraded by Johnson Rice to Accumulate on Nov 15, 2016.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 30, 2016, Joshua R Jewett (Chief Information Officer) sold 6,716 shares at 88.51 per share price.On Sep 13, 2016, Lemuel E Lewis (director) purchased 1,560 shares at 80.00 per share price.On Sep 2, 2016, Barry W Sullivan (Executive Vice President) sold 2,449 shares at 83.21 per share price.
Dollar Tree Stores, Inc is an operator of discount variety stores offering merchandise at a fixed price point of $1.00 or less. Its stores successfully operate in major metropolitan areas, mid-sized cities and small towns and perform well in a variety of locations. They offer a wide range of quality everyday general merchandise in many categories, including housewares, seasonal goods, candy and food, toys, health and beauty care, gifts, party goods, stationery, books, personal accessories, and other consumer items.