Express Company Profile (NYSE:EXPR)

About Express (NYSE:EXPR)

Express logoExpress, Inc. is a specialty apparel and accessories retailer offering both women's and men's merchandise. The Company targets women and men between 20 and 30 years old. It offers an assortment of fashionable apparel and accessories to address fashion needs across multiple aspects of lifestyles, including work, casual, jeanswear and going-out occasions. It is engaged in the operation of its brick-and-mortar retail and outlet stores, e-commerce operations and franchise operations. It sells its products through its e-commerce Website, www.express.com and its mobile application, and has franchise agreements with franchisees that operate Express locations in Latin America. It operated 656 stores across the United States, in Canada and in Puerto Rico, including 104 factory outlet stores, as of January 28, 2017. Its products are created by its in-house design team. Its portfolio of apparel products includes brands, such as Portofino shirt, Editor pant and 1MX shirt.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Apparel & Accessories Retailers
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:EXPR
  • CUSIP: 30219E10
  • Web: www.express.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $543.62 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 78,802,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.94
  • 52 Week Range: $5.28 - $14.39
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.00
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.23
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.13 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.26
  • Book Value: $7.98 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.86
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $148.37 million
  • Net Margins: 0.85%
  • Return on Equity: 4.25%
  • Return on Assets: 2.24%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.69%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.83%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.61 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.47
  • Short Ratio: 2.45
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Express (NYSE:EXPR)

What is Express' stock symbol?

Express trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EXPR."

How were Express' earnings last quarter?

Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 23rd. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.02. The firm earned $478.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $474.11 million. Express had a net margin of 0.85% and a return on equity of 4.25%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.13 EPS. View Express' Earnings History.

When will Express make its next earnings announcement?

Express is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Express.

What guidance has Express issued on next quarter's earnings?

Express issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.41-0.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.42. Express also updated its Q3 guidance to 0.06-0.10 EPS.

Where is Express' stock going? Where will Express' stock price be in 2017?

8 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Express' shares. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $10.50. On average, they anticipate Express' stock price to reach $8.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Express.

What are analysts saying about Express stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Express stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Express, Inc. is a specialty retailer of women's and men's apparel in the United States. The Company operates retail outlets in high-traffic shopping malls, lifestyle centers and street locations across the United States. It also sells its products through its e-commerce website, express.com. Express targets women and men between 20 and 30 years of age. The Company offers its customers an edited assortment of apparel and accessories to address fashion needs across multiple aspects of their lifestyles, including work, casual and going-out occasions. Express, Inc. is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. " (8/23/2017)
  • 2. FBR & Co analysts commented, "On March 8, 2017, EXPR reported 4Q16 adjusted EPS of $0.29 vs. FBR/consensus of $0.30/$0.29 and guidance of $0.26–$0.30 (see previous note for details). In 2016, EXPR replaced its legacy IT systems with new order management, retail management, and enterprise planning systems. We would expect these to start to bear fruit toward 2H17/2018. EXPR has also made progress on its initiatives to correct issues that occurred last spring and expects to have deeper offerings. However, we believe traffic headwinds will continue, which is reflected in lower 1Q17 guidance." (3/15/2017)

Who are some of Express' key competitors?

Who are Express' key executives?

Express' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mylle H. Mangum, Independent Chairman of the Board Director
  • David G. Kornberg, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Periclis Pericleous, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
  • Matthew C. Moellering, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • James A. Hilt, Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and eCommerce
  • Colin Campbell, Executive Vice President - Sourcing and Production
  • Erica McIntyre, Executive Vice President—Merchandising
  • John J. Rafferty, Executive Vice President - Planning and Allocation
  • Douglas H. Tilson, Executive Vice President - Real Estate
  • Michael G. Archbold CPA, Independent Director

Who owns Express stock?

Express' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Adams Asset Advisors LLC (0.37%), Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.26%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.12%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Express stock include John J Rafferty, Matthew C Moellering, Michael A Weiss and Pierre Jeanne L St. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Express.

Who bought Express stock? Who is buying Express stock?

Express' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Adams Asset Advisors LLC, Nationwide Fund Advisors and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Express.

How do I buy Express stock?

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

What is Express' stock price today?

One share of Express stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Express (NYSE EXPR)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  373 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  330 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  703
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Express (NYSE:EXPR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.50 (23.19% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Price Target History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/2/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$6.00LowView Rating Details
9/29/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingHold$7.00LowView Rating Details
9/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$7.00LowView Rating Details
6/14/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$7.50 -> $10.50LowView Rating Details
6/2/2017MKM PartnersReiterated RatingNeutral$10.00 -> $7.00HighView Rating Details
6/2/2017Wolfe ResearchBoost Price TargetPeer Perform -> Peer Perform$6.00 -> $10.00MediumView Rating Details
5/31/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$8.00 -> $10.00HighView Rating Details
3/11/2017WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$11.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
3/9/2017MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$15.00 -> $10.00LowView Rating Details
9/27/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$14.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016CL KingDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016BlueFin ResearchReiterated RatingMarket Perform$20.00N/AView Rating Details
6/25/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/17/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
3/10/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$25.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Earnings by Quarter for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Express (NYSE EXPR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/29/2017$0.08N/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2017Q2 2018($0.01)$0.01$474.11 million$478.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/1/2017Q1 2018($0.02)($0.07)$468.00 million$467.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2017Q4 2017$0.29$0.29$675.07 million$678.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2016Q316$0.13$0.11$498.75 million$506.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/24/2016Q216$0.17$0.13$520.81 million$504.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/25/2016Q116$0.27$0.25$522.73 million$502.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q415$0.65$0.67$769.34 million$765.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/3/2015Q315$0.29$0.31$541.43 million$546.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q215$0.16$0.25$504.83 million$535.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115$0.14$0.22$487.76 million$502.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q414$0.46$0.49$712.90 million$725.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2014Q314$0.16$0.17$499.70 million$497.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q214$0.08$457.10 million$481.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2014Q114$0.14$0.06$464.06 million$460.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2014Q413$0.59$0.57$722.02 million$715.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2013Q3$0.25$0.23$499.67 million$503.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q2 2013$0.20$0.20$484.99 million$486.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/30/2013Q1 2013$0.36$0.38$498.21 million$508.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2013Q4 2012$0.74$0.75$722.38 million$728.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/28/20120.20$0.20$468.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2012$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2012$0.49$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2012$0.68$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2011$0.35$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/24/2011$0.15$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2011$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/2011$0.49$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.56 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.23%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Express (NYSE:EXPR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/13/2016John J RaffertyEVPSell10,000$20.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2016Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell8,000$20.02$160,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Michael A WeissDirectorSell50,000$21.07$1,053,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Pierre Jeanne L St.EVPSell23,000$20.50$471,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015John J RaffertyEVPSell13,000$20.00$260,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell8,000$20.08$160,640.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Pierre Jeanne L St.EVPSell7,000$18.85$131,950.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Douglas TilsonEVPSell6,100$25.00$152,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013David KornbergPresidentSell6,000$24.49$146,940.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Matthew MoelleringCOOSell8,571$24.27$208,018.17View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell6,000$23.10$138,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell8,571$23.00$197,133.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Colin CampbellEVPSell13,200$24.00$316,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013Douglas TilsonEVPSell9,398$24.00$225,552.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Colin CampbellEVPSell20,800$24.00$499,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013David KornbergPresidentSell10,000$24.00$240,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Matthew MoelleringCOOSell8,571$22.09$189,333.39View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013David KornbergPresidentSell6,000$21.20$127,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Mylle MangumDirectorSell7,500$21.28$159,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Matthew MoelleringCOOSell8,571$22.02$188,733.42View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell6,000$22.88$137,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell9,000$23.00$207,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013John J RaffertyEVPSell25,000$23.12$578,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell8,571$22.96$196,790.16View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell1,000$23.00$23,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013John J RaffertyEVPSell3,752$22.01$82,581.52View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell6,000$21.01$126,060.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell8,571$21.33$182,819.43View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013John J RaffertyEVPSell19,500$22.01$429,195.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell8,368$22.00$184,096.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Douglas H TilsonEVPSell10,000$22.02$220,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013David G KornbergPresidentSell19,632$21.05$413,253.60View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Colin CampbellEVPSell37,200$20.73$771,156.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Douglas H TilsonEVPSell30,000$20.81$624,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Matthew C MoelleringCOOSell40,000$20.62$824,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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