NASDAQ:VRA - Vera Bradley Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.77 +0.39 (+3.15 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.38
Today's Range$12.07 - $12.87
52-Week Range$7.94 - $17.38
Volume268,849 shs
Average Volume352,269 shs
Market Capitalization$442.70 million
P/E Ratio21.64
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.69
Vera Bradley, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells women's handbags, luggage and travel items, fashion and home accessories, and gifts. It operates through two segments, Direct and Indirect. The company offers totes, crossbodies, satchels, clutches, backpacks, baby bags, and lunch bags; accessories, including wallets, wristlets, eyeglass cases, scarves, and various technology accessories; and travel products, such as rolling luggage, cosmetics, and travel and packing accessories, as well as travel bags comprising duffel and weekend bags. It also provides home products that include throw blankets, beach towels, and comforters, as well as items, which comprise mugs and tumblers; and other products, including apparel/footwear, stationery, merchandising, and gift card products, as well as freight and licensing services. The company sells its Vera Bradley branded products through its full-line and factory outlet stores in the United States; verabradley.com, an online outlet site; and direct-to-consumer eBay sales, as well as its annual outlet sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 109 full-line stores and 51 factory outlet stores. The company also sells its Vera Bradley branded products to approximately 2,400 specialty retail locations located in the United States, as well as department stores, national accounts, third party e-commerce sites, and third-party inventory liquidators, as well as through licensing agreements. Vera Bradley, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Roanoke, Indiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Leather & leather products
Sub-IndustryApparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VRA
CUSIP92335C10
Phone877-708-8372

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$416.10 million
Cash Flow$1.1095 per share
Book Value$8.50 per share

Profitability

Net Income$20.76 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,730
Market Cap$442.70 million
Next Earnings Date6/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vera Bradley's stock symbol?

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

How were Vera Bradley's earnings last quarter?

Vera Bradley, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 13th. The textile maker reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.01. The textile maker earned $118.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $116.34 million. Vera Bradley had a net margin of 4.99% and a return on equity of 7.15%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.33 earnings per share. View Vera Bradley's Earnings History.

When is Vera Bradley's next earnings date?

Vera Bradley is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vera Bradley.

What guidance has Vera Bradley issued on next quarter's earnings?

Vera Bradley issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, March, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.64-0.74 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.63. The company issued revenue guidance of $420-440 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $406.67 million.Vera Bradley also updated its FY 2020 guidance to $0.64-0.74 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for VRA?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Vera Bradley's stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $11.00. On average, they expect Vera Bradley's stock price to reach $11.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Vera Bradley.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vera Bradley?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vera Bradley in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Vera Bradley.

Has Vera Bradley been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about VRA stock have been trending somewhat negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vera Bradley earned a daily sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the textile maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Vera Bradley's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vera Bradley own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vera Bradley investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Tailored Brands (TLRD), Transocean (RIG), Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO), Rite Aid (RAD), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Netflix (NFLX), Tellurian (TELL) and JetBlue Airways (JBLU).

Who are Vera Bradley's key executives?

Vera Bradley's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert T. Wallstrom, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Patricia R. Miller, Co-Founder & Director (Age 81)
  • Mr. John Enwright, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Mark C. Dely, Chief Admin. & Legal Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 43)
  • Ms. Mary Beth Trypus, Chief Sales Officer (Age 53)

Who are Vera Bradley's major shareholders?

Vera Bradley's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.60%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.60%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.43%), Millennium Management LLC (2.25%) and Ancora Advisors LLC (1.58%). Company insiders that own Vera Bradley stock include Anne Marie Ray, B Baekgaard 2009 Gran Barbara, James Bradley Byrne, Kimberly F Colby, Michael C Ray, P Michael Miller, Patricia R Miller, Robert J Hall, Robert Wallstrom and Thomas Farrell Byrne II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vera Bradley.

Which institutional investors are selling Vera Bradley stock?

VRA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barclays PLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Algert Global LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Vera Bradley company stock in the last year include Anne Marie Ray, B Baekgaard 2009 Gran Barbara, Michael C Ray, P Michael Miller, Patricia R Miller and Robert J Hall. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vera Bradley.

Which institutional investors are buying Vera Bradley stock?

VRA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Ancora Advisors LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Bank of Montreal Can and Raymond James & Associates. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vera Bradley.

How do I buy shares of Vera Bradley?

Shares of VRA 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 Vera Bradley's stock price today?

One share of VRA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.77.

How big of a company is Vera Bradley?

Vera Bradley has a market capitalization of $442.70 million and generates $416.10 million in revenue each year. The textile maker earns $20.76 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.59 on an earnings per share basis. Vera Bradley employs 2,730 workers across the globe.

What is Vera Bradley's official website?

The official website for Vera Bradley is http://www.verabradley.com.

How can I contact Vera Bradley?

Vera Bradley's mailing address is 12420 STONEBRIDGE ROAD, ROANOKE IN, 46783. The textile maker can be reached via phone at 877-708-8372 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vera Bradley (NASDAQ VRA)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  727
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vera Bradley and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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