Vera Bradley Company Profile (NASDAQ:VRA)

About Vera Bradley

Vera Bradley logoVera Bradley, Inc. is a designer of women's handbags, accessories, luggage and travel items, eyewear, and stationery and gifts. The Company's segments include Direct and Indirect. It offers an assortment of products, including bags, such as purses, totes and backpacks; accessories, such as wallets, wristlets, phone cases and technology accessories; travel and travel accessories, such as weekend bags, duffel bags and cosmetic bags, and home, such as mugs, tumblers and textiles, including aprons, beach towels, throw blankets and comforters. The Direct business consists of sales of Vera Bradley products through factory outlet stores in the United States,, direct-to-consumer eBay sales and its annual outlet sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Indirect business sells Vera Bradley products to approximately 2,600 specialty retail locations, which are located in the United States, as well as department stores, national accounts and third party e-commerce sites.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Textiles Apparel & Luxury Goods
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VRA
  • CUSIP: 92335C10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.71
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.67
  • 52-Week Range: $9.99 - $20.69
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.08
  • P/E Growth: 1.23
  • Market Cap: $387.82M
  • Outstanding Shares: 36,211,000
  • Beta: 0.96
  • Net Margins: 6.34%
  • Return on Equity: 11.15%
  • Return on Assets: 8.61%
  • Current Ratio: 4.69%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.74%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $17.80 (66.20% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/8/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform$19.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
12/7/2016Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetHold$18.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016WunderlichSet Price TargetBuy$20.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/4/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$18.00View Rating Details
3/27/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$18.00View Rating Details
2/2/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
9/6/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/5/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingUnderperform$12.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/7/2016Q317$0.23$0.20$129.55 million$126.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/1/2016Q217$0.13$0.17$119.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/1/2016Q117$0.05$0.06$105.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q416$0.41$0.41$152.64 million$154.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2015Q316$0.20$0.27$121.14 million$126.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/2/2015Q216$0.10$0.15$114.99 million$120.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q415$0.45$0.43$160.54 million$152.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2014Q315$0.19$0.21$127.50 million$125.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/10/2014Q215$0.19$0.19$116.78 million$120.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2014Q115$0.13$0.16$118.41 million$113.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/19/2014Q414$0.46$0.48$146.86 million$157.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/11/2013Q3$0.33$0.37$129.27 million$130.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/11/2013Q2 2014$0.32$0.37$124.51 million$125.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2013Q1 2014$0.21$0.23$121.01 million$123.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2013Q4 2013$0.57$0.62$153.18 million$162.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/5/20120.44$0.44$138.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2012Q212$0.35$0.33$122.05 million$123.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/31/2012$0.29$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011$0.28$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/30/2011$0.29$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/1/2011$0.27$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2011$0.27$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71 EPS


Dividend History for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 40.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 55.55%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/27/2016P. Michael MillerDirectorBuy1,099,839$15.60$17,157,488.40View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016Thomas Farrell Byrne IIMajor ShareholderSell126,481$11.86$1,500,064.66View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell32,400$14.92$483,408.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,800$15.10$163,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell1,600$15.71$25,136.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell1,600$15.58$24,928.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,800$15.97$172,476.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,800$14.54$157,032.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell6,800$14.51$98,668.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell42,300$14.85$628,155.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016Richard BaumDirectorSell6,500$14.75$95,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell6,000$15.07$90,420.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell6,000$16.11$96,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell12,000$17.19$206,280.00View SEC Filing  
4/19/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell12,000$17.37$208,440.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell6,000$17.27$103,620.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell38,500$19.21$739,585.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Kimberly F ColbyEVPSell14,134$19.62$277,309.08View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Patricia R MillerDirectorSell500,000$19.29$9,645,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell100,000$19.19$1,919,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Edward M SchmultsDirectorSell1,700$20.15$34,255.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Kimberly F ColbyEVPSell28,554$20.18$576,219.72View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Kimberly F ColbyEVPSell46,725$19.51$911,604.75View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell3,000$15.54$46,620.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell16,467$15.67$258,037.89View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell200$14.52$2,904.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2016Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell2,000$14.56$29,120.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2015Michael C. Raymajor shareholderSell6,000$16.05$96,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Michael C. Raymajor shareholderSell83,600$15.72$1,314,192.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2015Kimberly F. ColbyEVPSell44,200$16.18$715,156.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Kimberly F ColbyEVPSell50,800$16.28$827,024.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Bradley Baekgaard Fami BarbaraMajor ShareholderSell35,000$13.97$488,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell2,500$18.16$45,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell26,440$20.03$529,593.20View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell2,500$19.25$48,125.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2015Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell2,500$19.25$48,125.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell2,500$18.62$46,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$20.33$203,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell95,696$20.62$1,973,251.52View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$21.79$217,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$22.33$223,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$22.55$225,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$20.33$203,300.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell5,000$20.38$101,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2014Charles R MannEVPSell5,000$22.76$113,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$23.01$230,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$22.66$226,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell13,750$20.13$276,787.50View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell6,250$19.84$124,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell16,500$20.67$341,055.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell11,500$20.69$237,935.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell3,500$19.84$69,440.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$21.84$218,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Charles R MannEVPSell5,000$22.14$110,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$22.67$226,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell10,000$24.64$246,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Michael C RayMajor ShareholderSell5,000$26.71$133,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Michael Raymajor shareholderSell5,000$26.75$133,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Michael Raymajor shareholderSell10,000$29.22$292,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Michael Raymajor shareholderSell10,000$28.55$285,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Charles MannEVPSell5,000$28.36$141,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014David ThompsonVPSell1,200$26.80$32,160.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014David ThompsonVPSell1,000$24.28$24,280.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Charles MannEVPSell5,000$23.52$117,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2013Charles R MannEVPSell5,000$20.60$103,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Charles R MannEVPSell5,000$25.26$126,300.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA)
DateHeadline logoStrong Sell Recommendations Of Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) At 0 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 20 at 7:32 PM
News IconWatching the Charts on Shares of Vera Bradley Inc. (VRA) - Baxter Review (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 14 at 3:49 PM logoMonday Sector Laggards: Apparel Stores, Precious Metals (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 14 at 6:57 AM logoBloomberg Markets: Dave Wilson’s Stock of the Day for Feb. 13 (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 14 at 6:57 AM logoCFO transition for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 13 at 1:47 PM logoVera Bradley EVP And CFO Kevin Sierks To Leave - - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 12 at 6:25 AM logo4:08 pm Vera Bradley's CFO Kevin Sierks to leave March 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 11 at 6:13 AM logoVera Bradley CFO Sierks to depart (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 10 at 6:42 PM
News IconEarnings According to Analysts for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA)? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 2 at 6:37 AM logoVera Bradley Annual Sale Tickets Available February 2, 2017 (NASDAQ:VRA) - February 1 at 7:20 AM
News IconInvesting Focus: Indicators in View on Shares of Vera Bradley Inc. (VRA) - Market Point (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 30 at 4:13 PM logoSentiments And Ratings Alert: Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 29 at 5:15 AM
News IconConsensus Estimates on Earnings & Stock Price in Focus for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) Shares - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 24 at 8:25 PM logoVera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) Deferred Tax Assets At $14.058 Millions - (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 24 at 3:23 PM logoWhy Vera Bradley, Inc. Stock Fell 25.9% in 2016 (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 24 at 2:20 AM logoVera Bradley: A Ray Of Hope Still Flickers (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 22 at 8:49 PM logoNear 52-Week Lows, Vera Bradley Is Still A Short - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 19 at 4:00 PM
News IconShare Focus: Checking the Indicators on Vera Bradley Inc. (VRA) - Sherwood Daily (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 18 at 3:45 PM logoWhy Vera Bradley, Inc. Stock Fell 25.9% in 2016 - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 17 at 3:48 PM logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) At $14.058 Millions - (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 17 at 9:51 AM
News IconWhy Vera Bradley, Inc. Stock Fell 25.9% in 2016 - Fox Business (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 17 at 9:51 AM
News IconWill The Needle Move For Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 13 at 5:42 AM logoVera Bradley Announces Reporting Date for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 13 at 5:42 AM
News IconFirst Week of August 18th Options Trading For Vera Bradley (VRA) (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 11 at 3:30 PM logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Lands' End, Vera Bradley, Restoration Hardware Holdings and Guess' (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 9 at 3:52 PM logoVera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) Accounts Payable Is $18.489 For The Quarter Ended 2016-10-31 - (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 2 at 3:38 PM logoInsiders Roundup: Vera Bradley Tops List - - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:VRA) - January 2 at 8:39 AM
News IconInsiders Roundup: Vera Bradley Tops List - Yahoo Sports - Yahoo Sports (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 31 at 1:36 AM logoInsiders Roundup: Vera Bradley Tops List - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 30 at 8:35 PM logoInsiders Roundup: Vera Bradley Tops List - (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 30 at 3:33 PM logoETFs with exposure to Vera Bradley, Inc. : December 27, 2016 (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 27 at 8:13 PM logoOpen & Shut: Indian restaurant, new outlet shops opening (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 26 at 8:17 AM
News IconVC Score Review for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - Liberty News (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 21 at 3:27 PM
News IconVC Score in Review for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - OIB News (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 20 at 9:32 AM
News IconMarket Focus: Zooming in on Shares of Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - Liberty News (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 19 at 3:15 PM
News IconVC Score In Focus for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - Marion Business Daily (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 19 at 3:15 PM
News IconTechnical Buzz on Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - The Business Journal (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 18 at 4:24 AM
News IconMarket Center: Watching the Levels for Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) - Business Daily Leader (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 18 at 4:24 AM
News IconAnother Licensing Deal For Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 17 at 6:03 AM logoETFs with exposure to Vera Bradley, Inc. : December 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 17 at 6:03 AM logoVera Bradley (VRA) Enters Licensing Deals with Incipio for Smartphone Cases (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 16 at 6:23 AM logoVera Bradley Adds to Licensing Deals With Incipio for Tech Products (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 16 at 6:23 AM logo4:01 pm Vera Bradley enters into a licensing agreement with Incipio for various technology products including smartphone and tablet cases, power solutions, and portable audio with distribution beginning in Spring 2017; terms not disclosed (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 16 at 6:23 AM logoVera Bradley, Inc. :VRA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 15 at 7:11 AM
News IconVera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) cut full-year guidance after disappointing results (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 9 at 8:59 PM
News IconVera Bradley Shares Drop as Company Slashes Outlook (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 8 at 4:31 PM
News IconVera Bradley Reports Profit Dip, New Licensing Deals (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 8 at 4:31 PM logoVera Bradley Announces Additional Licensing Agreements in Home, Hosiery, and Swim (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 8 at 4:31 PM logoVERA BRADLEY, INC. (NASDAQ:VRA) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 8 at 4:31 PM logoVERA BRADLEY, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:VRA) - December 8 at 2:24 AM


What is Vera Bradley's stock symbol?

Vera Bradley trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRA."

Where is Vera Bradley's stock going? Where will Vera Bradley's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Vera Bradley's shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Vera Bradley's share price to reach $17.80 in the next twelve months.

When will Vera Bradley announce their earnings?

Vera Bradley is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 7th 2017.

Who owns Vera Bradley stock?

Vera Bradley's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.25%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.85%), FMR LLC (2.32%), Royce & Associates LP (2.13%), State Street Corp (1.15%) and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.76%). Company insiders that own Vera Bradley stock include Bradley Baekgaard Fami Barbara, Edward M Schmults, Kimberly F Colby, Michael C Ray, P Michael Miller, Patricia R Miller, Richard Baum and Thomas Farrell Byrne II.

Who sold Vera Bradley stock? Who is selling Vera Bradley stock?

Vera Bradley's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, FMR LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC. Company insiders that have sold Vera Bradley stock in the last year include Edward M Schmults, Kimberly F Colby, Michael C Ray, Patricia R Miller, Richard Baum and Thomas Farrell Byrne II.

Who bought Vera Bradley stock? Who is buying Vera Bradley stock?

Vera Bradley's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Systematic Financial Management LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Oxford Asset Management, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Trexquant Investment LP.

How do I buy Vera Bradley stock?

Shares of Vera Bradley 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 Vera Bradley stock cost?

One share of Vera Bradley stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.71.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff