The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS): Up to Date Analyst Ratings

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) registered a 1.15% increase, still its new closing price is 38.34% up from the company’s 1 year high of 30.43.It posted -4.52% losses in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 21 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. 4 of Wall Street analysts have an underperform rating; the 3 sells versus 2 buy or better ratings. The 31 stock analysts following this company have an average price target at $25.66, with individual PT in the $20.00-$36.00 range. The shares moved at $22.79, implying that brokerage firms see shares losing about -3.05% in twelve months time.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) SEC Form 4 News

The stock is getting much attention these days as insiders are offloading shares while they posted a 1.56% rise year to date. A President at The Gap, Inc. (GPS) offloaded shares in a transaction closed on Monday November 21, 2016. Kirwan Jeff sold 11,406 shares in the company at $25.38 each and collected $289,000 in proceeds. Kirwan Jeff now owns 8,763 shares in the company after this transaction. A EVP, CIO in the company, Chapman Paul Joseph, disclosed a transaction on Monday November 21, 2016 that ended up generating $169,000 from the sale of 6,764 shares at $24.99 per share.

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Upcoming Results on Tap

The Gap, Inc. will next provide financial results for the April 2017 quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.35 in that period. Sales during the quarter are predicted to arrive at $3.42 billion.

Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $3.8 billion in revenue and EPS of $0.60. The mean forecast was for $3.74 billion and $0.60 a share, respectively. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $3.85 billion, with earnings at $0.60/share.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Brokerage Update

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) is in Piper Jaffray’s research list so their analyst rating change is noteworthy. These shares were upgraded to Neutral from Underweight by Piper Jaffray, according to news reported on Monday November 28, 2016.Another important research note was issued by Citigroup on Friday November 18, 2016.The firm downgraded GPS to Sell from Neutral. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of The Gap, Inc. (GPS), have changed -6.98% and -14.22%, respectively.

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Insider Transactions Are in the Air

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) registered a 0.66% increase, still its new closing price is 39.80% up from the company’s 1 year high of 30.43.It posted -4.76% losses in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 21 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. 4 of Wall Street analysts have an underperform rating; the 3 sells versus 2 buy or better ratings. The 31 stock analysts following this company have an average price target at $25.66, with individual PT in the $20.00-$36.00 range. The shares moved at $23.03, implying that brokerage firms see shares losing about -3.18% in twelve months time.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) SEC Form 4 News

The stock is getting much attention these days as insiders are offloading shares while they posted a 2.63% rise year to date. A President at The Gap, Inc. (GPS) offloaded shares in a transaction closed on Monday November 21, 2016. Kirwan Jeff sold 11,406 shares in the company at $25.38 each and collected $289,000 in proceeds. Kirwan Jeff now owns 8,763 shares in the company after this transaction. A EVP, CIO in the company, Chapman Paul Joseph, disclosed a transaction on Monday November 21, 2016 that ended up generating $169,000 from the sale of 6,764 shares at $24.99 per share.

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Upcoming Results on Tap

The Gap, Inc. will next provide financial results for the April 2017 quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.35 in that period. Sales during the quarter are predicted to arrive at $3.42 billion.

Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $3.8 billion in revenue and EPS of $0.60. The mean forecast was for $3.74 billion and $0.60 a share, respectively. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $3.85 billion, with earnings at $0.60/share.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Brokerage Update 

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) is in Piper Jaffray’s research list so their analyst rating change is noteworthy. These shares were upgraded to Neutral from Underweight by Piper Jaffray, according to news reported on Monday November 28, 2016.Another important research note was issued by Citigroup on Friday November 18, 2016.The firm downgraded GPS to Sell from Neutral. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of The Gap, Inc. (GPS), have changed -8.03% and -14.40%, respectively.

Looking At Recent Analyst Recommendations: WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX), The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS)

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) showed a growth of 0.07% from the market’s prior closing price. That gain sent the price at $14.28 per share as of January 27,2017 when the total trading capacity was lower compared with their three months average volume of 8.31M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $17.69.

WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at – in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $14.42, putting the share price -11.69% below its 52-week high and trades 306.84% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned higher 0.77% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is up 23.80% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 7 suggested Buy, 12 said Outperform and 5 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 0 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.92, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 27,2017, The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) closed session down at $22.58 with -5.40%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 60.50% while the Beta factor is 0.98. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 38.63.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was -2.59% down its 200 day moving average and was brought -8.56% down versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 6.1M shares whereas, the average volume was 6.52M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $16.47 -$30.43 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 9.01 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $23.89, the stock was seen approaching $22.54 as its bottom price and $23.97 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $23.87.

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 2 equity analysts. 3 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 21 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 4 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 1 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 3.16 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Looking At Recent Analyst Recommendations: The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS), Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL)

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) showed a decline of -0.75% from the market’s prior closing price. That fall sent the price at $23.97 per share as of January 18,2017 when the total trading capacity was lower compared with their three months average volume of 6.4M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $25.66.

The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at 14.34 in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $24.15, putting the share price -21.23% below its 52-week high and trades 45.51% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned lower -4.46% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is up 3.14% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 3 have a Sell, 2 suggested Buy, 1 said Outperform and 21 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 4 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 3.16, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 18,2017, Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) closed session up at $31.07 with 0.55%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 81.00% while the Beta factor is 1.27. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 51.13.

Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was 7.18% up its 200 day moving average and was brought 1.95% up versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 1.29M shares whereas, the average volume was 2.39M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $23.75 -$33.48 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 5.03 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $30.98, the stock was seen approaching $30.68 as its bottom price and $31.08 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $30.90.

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 6 equity analysts. 0 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 9 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 0 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 3 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 2.17 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.