L Brands Company Profile (NYSE:LB)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for L Brands (NYSE:LB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 17 Hold Rating(s), 9 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $73.30 (0.82% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/10/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/9/2016NomuraReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/8/2016MKM PartnersReiterated RatingNeutral$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/6/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarket Perform$63.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$74.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/4/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/3/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/22/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/22/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$61.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price TargetOutperform$90.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$72.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$75.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Wolfe ResearchLower Price TargetPeer Perform$70.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$95.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingSell$65.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Topeka Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$115.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$84.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/4/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetHold -> Equal Weight$85.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/7/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$99.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/10/2015Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutral$88.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/25/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$103.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/26/2015WunderlichSet Price TargetBuy$112.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/13/2015Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageNeutral$87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/7/2014SusquehannaDowngradePositive -> Neutral$78.00 -> $83.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/20/2014Tigress FinancialUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/17/2016        
5/18/2016Q1$0.55$0.59$2.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016Q4$2.05$2.15$4.37 billion$4.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/18/2015Q315$0.52$0.55$2.47 billion$2.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/19/2015Q215$0.68$0.68$2.80 million$2.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2015Q115$0.60$0.61$2.54 billion$2.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015Q4$1.80$1.89$4.03 billion$4.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/19/2014Q314$0.40$0.44$2.31 billion$2.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2014Q214$0.62$0.63$2.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2014Q114$0.52$0.53$2.38 billion$2.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413$1.61$1.65$3.89 billion$3.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201617$1.90$2.07$2.01
Q2 201611$0.55$0.67$0.60
Q3 201611$0.66$0.77$0.72
Q4 201612$0.55$0.63$0.58
Q1 201714$0.55$2.32$1.86
Q2 20177$0.50$0.65$0.57
Q3 20177$0.41$0.50$0.47
Q4 20177$2.00$2.12$2.08
Q1 20182$0.61$0.65$0.63
Q2 20182$0.61$0.68$0.65
Q3 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20182$2.31$2.37$2.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:3.25%
Payout Ratio:61.54% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
64.86% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
60.61% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:14.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/20/2016quarterly$0.603.79%6/1/20166/3/20166/17/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2016special$2.002.82%2/17/20162/19/20163/4/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2015quarterly$0.502.13%11/18/201511/20/201512/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2015quarterly$0.502.4%8/19/20158/21/20159/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2015quarterly$0.502.33%6/3/20156/5/20156/19/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015special$2.002.14%2/18/20152/20/20153/6/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2014quarterly$0.341.78%11/19/201411/21/201412/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/11/2014quarterly$0.342.18%8/20/20148/22/20149/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/23/2014quarterly$0.342.41%6/4/20146/6/20146/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2014quarterly$0.342.65%2/19/20142/21/20143/7/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2014special$1.002.65%2/19/20142/21/20143/7/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/11/2016Nicholas CoeCEOSell4,951$67.53$334,341.03View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/24/2016Allan R TesslerDirectorBuy3,500$67.92$237,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/25/2016Nicholas CoeCEOSell28,444$64.59$1,837,197.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/23/2016Nicholas CoeCEOSell18,075$85.24$1,540,713.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/28/2015Raymond ZimmermanDirectorSell1,500$96.26$144,390.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015Sharen J. TurneyCEOSell80,000$100.18$8,014,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/7/2015Sharen J. TurneyCEOSell107,801$95.00$10,241,095.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/9/2015Nicholas CoeCEOSell5,000$83.79$418,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/24/2015Raymond ZimmermanDirectorBuy1,285$87.77$112,784.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2015Charles McguiganInsiderSell5,815$87.98$511,603.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2015Nicholas CoeCEOSell15,000$87.11$1,306,650.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2015Stuart B BurgdoerferCFOSell49,113$87.72$4,308,192.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2015Charles McguiganInsiderSell47,316$93.74$4,435,401.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/17/2015Stuart B BurgdoerferCFOSell30,750$91.44$2,811,780.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2014Sharen J TurneyCEOSell200,000$65.02$13,004,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/25/2014Leslie H WexnerCEOSell2,000,000$62.64$125,280,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2014Nicholas CoeCEOSell3,321$61.21$203,278.41View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/30/2014Jane L RamseyEVPSell21,219$58.61$1,243,645.59View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2014Charles McguiganInsiderSell14,193$57.78$820,071.54View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2014Nicholas CoeCEOSell7,053$57.80$407,663.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/10/2014Charles McguiganInsiderSell28,791$56.53$1,627,555.23View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/28/2014Stephen SteinourDirectorBuy10,000$56.35$563,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for L Brands (NYSE:LB)
DateHeadline
07/30/16 07:48 AMAnalyst Ratings Worth Mentioning Today: L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB), Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) - Review Fortune
07/29/16 09:18 AML Brands, Inc. : L Brands Invites You To Listen To Its July 2016 Sales Report Webcast - [at noodls] - COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 29, 2016 -- In conjunction with L Brands' sales release, you are invited to listen to a pre-recorded broadcast of the July Sales report. The broadcast will be available on the Internet ...
07/28/16 06:02 AMAvon (AVP) to Report Q2 Earnings: Will the Stock Disappoint? -
07/27/16 05:11 PML Brands Inc. (LB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 25 - Equities.com
07/27/16 05:11 PMStocks Worth Mentioning Ratings-Wise: L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB ... - Review Fortune
07/27/16 05:11 PML Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) Insider Activities Are in the Air - Review Fortune
07/27/16 05:11 PMRecommendation Trends to See: L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) - News Oracle
07/27/16 07:47 AML Brands Inc. (LB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 25
07/26/16 09:48 AML Brands Is for the Aggressive -
07/25/16 05:03 PMA Look At Analyst Ratings Summary: L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB), Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) - Review Fortune
07/25/16 05:03 PML Brands Inc. (LB) Pops 3.43% for July 25 - Equities.com
07/25/16 09:27 AMIs $88 Price Target Attainable For L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB)? - Investor Newswire
07/22/16 03:54 PMVictoria's Secret's younger, edgier sister chain debuting in Columbus this fall -
07/21/16 11:03 AML Brands Incorporated (NYSE:LB) Shorted Shares Decreased By 5.94% - Consumer Eagle
07/21/16 11:03 AMNotable Analyst Coverage: L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB), Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) - Review Fortune
07/20/16 09:25 PMLatest L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) Target Price Suggests Stock Is Worth $70.15/Share - Review Fortune
07/20/16 09:25 PMEarnings Estimates Review: L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) - News Oracle
07/20/16 06:26 AML Brands Exhibits Operational Strength: Should You Hold? -
07/19/16 10:58 AML Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 10:58 AML Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/19/16 10:58 AMWere Analysts Bullish L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 10:58 AML Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) – Top Stock from Services Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/19/16 10:58 AMCapstone Asset Management Co buys $26212749 stake in L Brands Inc (LB) - Trade Calls
07/16/16 04:36 PMStrong Sell Calls For L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) At 1 - Investor Newswire
07/15/16 09:02 AML Brands Incorporated (NYSE:LB) Shorted Shares Increased 44.41% After Market Selling - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 09:02 AMPrior Trading Session Wrap-Up: L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 09:02 AML Brands (LB): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure - Trade Calls
07/12/16 05:08 PMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 05:08 PMIs L Brands, Inc.(NYSE: LB), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/12/16 05:08 PMUpdate on L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) for the day - Twin County News
07/10/16 09:12 AMWhy L Brands Has A Shot In China - Seeking Alpha
07/09/16 04:31 PMLarge Cap Apparel Stores: L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) - Twin County News
07/09/16 04:31 PMIs $88 Within Reach For L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB)? - Investor Newswire
07/09/16 04:31 PMKohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) & L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB) Movers to Watch - Money News (press release)
07/09/16 04:31 PMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: L Brands, Inc., LB - The Daily Leicester
07/09/16 04:31 PML Brands Inc. (LB) Pops 2.6% for July 08 - Equities.com
07/08/16 08:57 AML Brands June Comps Up 6%, Stock Down on Weak July View -
07/08/16 07:22 AML Brands, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LB-US : July 8, 2016 -
07/08/16 12:13 AM[$$] L Brands Says Same-Store Sales Climb in June, Warns July Sales Could Decline -
07/07/16 04:56 PMHow has L Brands, Inc.:(NYSE:LB) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester
07/07/16 04:56 PMToday's Top Gainers in the Market L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) from Services - The Daily Leicester
07/07/16 04:56 PMIs It Time to Sell L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB)? - Street Report
07/07/16 04:56 PML Brands Underwhelms With June Sales - 24/7 Wall St.
07/07/16 04:03 PMCostco, Walgreens Report Healthy Rise in Same-Store Sales -
07/07/16 07:50 AML Brands June Comparable Sales Up 6%, Net Sales Rise 7% - Quick Facts
07/07/16 07:50 AML Brands (LB) June Comps up 6%, Versus Expected 1.3% Rise
07/07/16 07:30 AM[$$] L Brands Says Same-Store Sales Climb in June -
07/07/16 06:41 AML Brands Reports June 2016 Sales - [at noodls] - COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) reported net sales increased 7% to $1.296 billion for the five weeks ended July 2, 2016, compared to net sales of $1.207 billion ...
07/07/16 06:16 AM7:16 am L Brands reports June same store sales +6.0% vs +1.9% Retail Metrics consensus (had guided for June comps +LSD) -
07/06/16 03:21 PMInvesting Action Plan For Thursday: Retail Comps, Oil Data, Pepsi Earnings -

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About L Brands

L Brands logoL Brands, Inc. operates specialty retail business. The Company is focused on women's intimate and other apparel, personal care and beauty categories. The Company operates through three segments: Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works, and Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works International. Victoria's Secret segment includes PINK, which is the specialty retailer of women's intimate and other apparel with collections, fragrances, supermodels and runway shows. Bath & Body Works segment is the specialty retailer of home fragrance and personal care products, including shower gels, lotions, soaps and sanitizers. Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works International segment includes the Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works company-owned and partner-operated stores outside of the United States and Canada. The Company operates the retail brands, which include Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel. Henri Bendel is an operator of over 30 specialty stores.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Apparel Stores
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LB
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $73.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $69.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $78.36
  • P/E Ratio: 18.91
  • P/E Growth: 1.79
  • Market Cap: $21.25B
  • Beta: 0.75
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.7 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.96 EPS
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L Brands (NYSE:LB) Chart for Saturday, July, 30, 2016