lululemon athletica inc. Company Profile (NASDAQ:LULU)

About lululemon athletica inc.

lululemon athletica inc. logoLululemon Athletica Inc. is a designer, distributor and retailer of technical athletic apparel. The Company's segments include Company-operated stores, Direct to consumer and Other. The Company offers a line of apparel and accessories for women, men and female youth. Its apparel assortment includes items, such as pants, shorts, tops and jackets designed for healthy lifestyle activities and athletic pursuits, such as yoga, running, other sweaty pursuits and athletic wear for female youth. The Company conducts its business through two channels: Company-operated stores and direct to consumer. It operates approximately 360 Company-operated stores located in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Hong Kong, Germany and Puerto Rico. Its direct to consumer segment includes lululemon and ivivva e-commerce Websites, and, and other country and region specific Websites.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Textile - Apparel Clothing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LULU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $66.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $67.54
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $65.17
  • 52-Week Range: $54.00 - $81.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.35
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.97
  • P/E Growth: 1.90
  • Market Cap: $9.18B
  • Outstanding Shares: 137,080,000
  • Beta: 0.23
  • Net Margins: 12.60%
  • Return on Equity: 24.32%
  • Return on Assets: 19.61%
  • Current Ratio: 4.81%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.10%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 21 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $71.85 (7.24% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/4/2017Pacific CrestDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
2/2/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> Neutral$65.00View Rating Details
1/23/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSell$47.00View Rating Details
1/19/2017CLSAInitiated CoverageUnderperform$73.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/11/2017MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$90.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$81.00View Rating Details
1/4/2017KeyCorpSet Price TargetBuy$89.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details
12/12/2016FBR & CoUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$40.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$70.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016DA DavidsonSet Price TargetHold$75.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$55.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$85.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$61.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetBuy$85.00 -> $79.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingPositive$77.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
12/8/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/8/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeSell -> Buy$50.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
12/8/2016MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$60.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
12/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$65.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetBuy$80.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$76.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
11/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual WeightView Rating Details
11/29/2016Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$55.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/2/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$89.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$82.00 -> $92.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$75.00View Rating Details
6/21/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$83.00View Rating Details
6/11/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperform$39.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$75.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016Wolfe ResearchBoost Price TargetPeer Perform$66.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
6/3/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$75.00View Rating Details
4/16/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
4/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$66.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Sanford C. BernsteinBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$50.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/22/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$70.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/10/2015Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$80.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
6/8/2015Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingNeutral$68.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/7/2016Q316$0.43$0.47$540.81 million$544.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/1/2016Q216$0.38$0.38$514.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2016Q116$0.31$0.30$487.68 million$495.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2016Q415$0.80$0.85$693.38 million$704.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/9/2015Q315$0.37$0.38$481.78 million$479.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/10/2015Q215$0.33$0.34$445.83 million$453.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/9/2015Q115$0.33$0.34$418.86 million$423.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/26/2015Q414$0.73$0.78$601.61 million$602.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/11/2014Q314$0.38$0.42$426.95 million$419.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/11/2014Q214$0.29$0.33$376.95 million$390.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/12/2014Q114$0.32$0.13$381.21 million$384.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/27/2014Q413$0.72$0.75$516.80 million$521.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/12/2013Q3$0.41$0.45$376.20 million$379.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/12/2013Q2 2013$0.35$0.39$342.70 million$344.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/10/2013Q1 13$0.30$0.32$341.11 million$345.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/21/2013Q412$0.74$0.75$482.59 million$485.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/20120.39$0.39$316.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/7/2012Q212$0.31$0.34$281.90 million$282.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/7/2012$0.30$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/2012$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2011$0.25$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2011$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/10/2011$0.38$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/17/2011$0.57$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2010$0.25$0.36$159.53 million$175.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.58 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201616$0.75$0.84$0.79
Q2 20168$0.30$0.32$0.31
Q3 20168$0.37$0.43$0.40
Q4 201614$0.42$0.53$0.47
Q1 20178$0.30$1.07$0.93
Q2 20176$0.38$0.39$0.38
Q3 20177$0.42$0.45$0.44
Q4 201710$0.99$1.04$1.01
Q1 20187$0.34$0.43$0.39
Q2 20187$0.43$0.49$0.46
Q3 20187$0.52$0.59$0.55
Q4 20187$1.02$1.24$1.14
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.29%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.19%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/1/2016Rhoda M PitcherDirectorSell5,310$67.31$357,416.10View SEC Filing  
9/21/2015Tara PoseleyInsiderBuy4,000$53.52$214,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Rhoda M PitcherDirectorSell10,000$67.30$673,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Rhoda M PitcherDirectorSell18,356$65.61$1,204,337.16View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Delaney SchweitzerVPSell19,146$40.36$772,732.56View SEC Filing  
10/2/2013John CurrieCFOSell20,000$75.00$1,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Delaney SchweitzerVPSell36,409$74.03$2,695,358.27View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Christine Mccormick DayCEOSell30,625$72.50$2,220,312.50View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Christine Mccormick DayCEOSell25,335$65.34$1,655,388.90View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Christine Mccormick DayCEOSell362,711$65.15$23,630,621.65View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Dennis J WilsonDirectorSell607,545$81.50$49,514,917.50View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Dennis J WilsonDirectorSell392,455$81.87$32,130,290.85View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Dennis J WilsonDirectorSell377,415$81.67$30,823,483.05View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Dennis J WilsonDirectorSell203,582$81.37$16,565,467.34View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Dennis J WilsonDirectorSell419,003$81.37$34,094,274.11View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
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What is lululemon athletica inc.'s stock symbol?

lululemon athletica inc. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LULU."

Where is lululemon athletica inc.'s stock going? Where will lululemon athletica inc.'s stock price be in 2017?

36 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for lululemon athletica inc.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $92.00. On average, they expect lululemon athletica inc.'s share price to reach $71.85 in the next twelve months.

When will lululemon athletica inc. announce their earnings?

lululemon athletica inc. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 30th 2017.

Who owns lululemon athletica inc. stock?

lululemon athletica inc.'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advent International Corp MA (14.67%), FMR LLC (13.93%), Lone Pine Capital LLC (3.29%), State Street Corp (1.48%), Baird Financial Group Inc. (0.63%) and Janus Capital Management LLC (0.49%). Company insiders that own lululemon athletica inc. stock include Rhoda M Pitcher and Tara Poseley.

Who sold lululemon athletica inc. stock? Who is selling lululemon athletica inc. stock?

lululemon athletica inc.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lone Pine Capital LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Capital International Ltd. CA, Franklin Resources Inc., Turner Investments LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought lululemon athletica inc. stock? Who is buying lululemon athletica inc. stock?

lululemon athletica inc.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Friess Associates LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp and Oxford Asset Management.

How do I buy lululemon athletica inc. stock?

Shares of lululemon athletica inc. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of lululemon athletica inc. stock cost?

One share of lululemon athletica inc. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.00.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff