NASDAQ:LULU - Lululemon Athletica Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$148.91 +4.56 (+3.16 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$144.35
Today's Range$144.54 - $149.55
52-Week Range$77.97 - $164.79
Volume1.63 million shs
Average Volume2.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.72 billion
P/E Ratio57.49
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.51
lululemon athletica, Inc. engages in the design, distribution, and retail of athletic apparel and accessories. It company operates through the following segments: Company-Operated Stores, Direct to Consumer, and Other. The Company-Operated Stores segment comprises of lululemon and ivivva brands; and specialize athletic wear for female youth. The Direct to Consumer segment is involved in e-commerce business. The Other segment consists of outlet and warehouse sales; temporary locations; wholesale; showrooms; and license and supply arrangements. It offers pants, shorts, tops, and jackets; and bags, socks, underwear, yoga mats and equipment, and water bottles. The company was founded by Dennis J. Wilson in 1998 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LULU
CUSIPN/A
Phone604-732-6124

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.65 billion
Cash Flow$3.4939 per share
Book Value$11.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$258.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,400
Market Cap$19.72 billion
Next Earnings Date3/27/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lululemon Athletica's stock symbol?

Lululemon Athletica trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LULU."

How will Lululemon Athletica's stock buyback program work?

Lululemon Athletica announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Thursday, December 7th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Lululemon Athletica's earnings last quarter?

Lululemon Athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 30th. The apparel retailer reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.49 by $0.22. The apparel retailer earned $723.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $669.14 million. Lululemon Athletica had a net margin of 12.63% and a return on equity of 30.28%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.39 earnings per share. View Lululemon Athletica's Earnings History.

When is Lululemon Athletica's next earnings date?

Lululemon Athletica is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lululemon Athletica.

How can I listen to Lululemon Athletica's earnings call?

Lululemon Athletica will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, March 27th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8003194610.

What guidance has Lululemon Athletica issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lululemon Athletica updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, January, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.72-1.74 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.70. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.14-1.15 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.12 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LULU?

32 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Lululemon Athletica's stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect Lululemon Athletica's share price to reach $160.2903 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lululemon Athletica.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lululemon Athletica?

32 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lululemon Athletica in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lululemon Athletica.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Lululemon Athletica stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Lululemon Athletica stock:
  • 1. Guggenheim analysts commented, "We believe the results demonstrate continued momentum in the business globally (+18% 3Q comp vs. our 14% est.; CC). We continue to see ample growth opportunity ahead, led by Int’l and digital (+46% comp, CC). We believe this momentum has carried into 4Q18, and we raise our 4Q comp sales estimate to +11% (from +10%). We expect continued GM gains (+220bps in 3Q) on tough comparisons and expense leverage in FY18/19 to drive earnings power. We raise our top-line/EPS estimates and remain $165 PT." (12/6/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "lululemon has surpassed the industry in the past three months attributable to a robust surprise trend driven by the progress on its strategy for 2020 with stringent focus on digital and international growth. Second-quarter fiscal 2018 marked its sixth consecutive earnings beat and 11th straight positive sales surprise. Results reflected broad-based growth across all categories, channels and geographies. The company also witnessed significant comps growth driven by traffic growth across channels, led by the success of its strategy to acquire guests. The company expects the momentum from the first and second quarters of fiscal 2018 to continue in the fiscal third quarter. Consequently, management provided a solid view for the fiscal third quarter and raised its guidance for fiscal 2018. However, stiff competition and volatile consumer spending patterns may pose concerns. The rise in competition has been a threat to margins." (9/5/2018)

Has Lululemon Athletica been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LULU stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lululemon Athletica earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the apparel retailer a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Lululemon Athletica's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lululemon Athletica own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lululemon Athletica investors own include Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Tesla (TSLA), salesforce.com (CRM), Boeing (BA), Twitter (TWTR), Intel (INTC) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Lululemon Athletica's key executives?

Lululemon Athletica's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Calvin McDonald, Chief Executive Officer
  • Stuart C. Haselden, Chief Operating Officer
  • Patrick Guido, Chief Financial Officer
  • Julie Averill, Chief Technology Officer & Executive VP
  • Celeste Burgoyne, Executive Vice President-Retail, Americas

Who are Lululemon Athletica's major shareholders?

Lululemon Athletica's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (13.89%), BlackRock Inc. (4.19%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (3.07%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.96%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.04%) and Norges Bank (1.00%). Company insiders that own Lululemon Athletica stock include David M Mussafer, Dennis J Wilson, Glenn Murphy and International Corp/Ma Advent. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lululemon Athletica.

Which major investors are selling Lululemon Athletica stock?

LULU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Advisers LP, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC and Eaton Vance Management. Company insiders that have sold Lululemon Athletica company stock in the last year include David M Mussafer, Dennis J Wilson and International Corp/Ma Advent. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lululemon Athletica.

Which major investors are buying Lululemon Athletica stock?

LULU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Jennison Associates LLC, Norges Bank, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, American Century Companies Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Calamos Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lululemon Athletica.

How do I buy shares of Lululemon Athletica?

Shares of LULU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lululemon Athletica's stock price today?

One share of LULU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $148.91.

How big of a company is Lululemon Athletica?

Lululemon Athletica has a market capitalization of $19.72 billion and generates $2.65 billion in revenue each year. The apparel retailer earns $258.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.59 on an earnings per share basis. Lululemon Athletica employs 13,400 workers across the globe.

What is Lululemon Athletica's official website?

The official website for Lululemon Athletica is http://www.lululemon.com.

How can I contact Lululemon Athletica?

Lululemon Athletica's mailing address is 1818 CORNWALL AVENUE, VANCOUVER A1, V6J 1C7. The apparel retailer can be reached via phone at 604-732-6124 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ LULU)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,466 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,177 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,643
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lululemon Athletica and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LULU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LULU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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