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Companies facing 1st tax on stock buybacks in Biden bill
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Home Depot Results Point To Sluggish 2nd Half
Walmart Leads Retail Higher But Will The Group Follow? 
What's in big Biden bill? Health, climate goals become law
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Biden to sign massive climate and health care legislation
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2 Long-Term EV Plays Trading Under $20
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NYSE:M

Macy's - M Stock Forecast, Price & News

$21.11
+1.15 (+5.76%)
(As of 08/16/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.28
$21.73
50-Day Range
$16.26
$24.24
52-Week Range
$15.85
$37.95
Volume
16.96 million shs
Average Volume
9.99 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.69 billion
P/E Ratio
4.01
Dividend Yield
3.16%
Price Target
$30.67

Macy's MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.25 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
45.3% Upside
$30.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
9.91% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.69
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.32mentions of Macy
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.64 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-1.97%
From $4.58 to $4.49 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.70 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

67th out of 218 stocks

Department Stores Industry

2nd out of 4 stocks

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About Macy's (NYSE:M) Stock

Macy's, Inc., an omni-channel retail organization, operates stores, Websites, and mobile applications. The company sells a range of merchandise, such as apparel and accessories for men, women, and children; cosmetics; home furnishings; and other consumer goods. As of January 29, 2022, it operated 725 department stores in the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam under the Macy's, Macy's Backstage, Market by Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Bloomingdale's The Outlet, Bloomies, and bluemercury brands. It also operates in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, and Al Zahra, Kuwait under the license agreements. The company also operates as a beauty products and spa retailer. The company was formerly known as Federated Department Stores, Inc. and changed its name to Macy's, Inc. in June 2007. Macy's, Inc. was founded in 1830 and is based in New York, New York.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of analysts have commented on the stock. StockNews.com downgraded shares of Macy's from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on Macy's from $33.00 to $30.00 in a research report on Monday, May 16th. Telsey Advisory Group dropped their target price on Macy's from $30.00 to $28.00 and set a "market perform" rating for the company in a report on Friday, May 27th. TheStreet lowered Macy's from a "b-" rating to a "c" rating in a report on Thursday, May 26th. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised shares of Macy's from an "underweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and boosted their price target for the company from $20.00 to $22.00 in a research report on Friday, May 27th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Macy's currently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $30.67.

Macy's Stock Up 5.8 %

Shares of NYSE:M traded up $1.15 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $21.11. The company's stock had a trading volume of 16,960,723 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,396,748. Macy's has a fifty-two week low of $15.85 and a fifty-two week high of $37.95. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $18.92 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $22.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.91, a quick ratio of 0.23 and a current ratio of 1.12. The company has a market capitalization of $5.69 billion, a PE ratio of 4.01, a P/E/G ratio of 0.36 and a beta of 1.71.

Macy's (NYSE:M - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 26th. The company reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.26. Macy's had a return on equity of 56.91% and a net margin of 6.42%. The business had revenue of $5.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.33 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.39 EPS. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.6% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, research analysts expect that Macy's will post 4.58 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Macy's Cuts Dividend

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 15th were issued a $0.157 dividend. This represents a $0.63 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, June 14th. Macy's's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 11.98%.

Insider Buying and Selling at Macy's

In related news, EVP C Elisa D. Garcia sold 15,920 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.36, for a total value of $276,371.20. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 85,541 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,484,991.76. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. In related news, EVP C Elisa D. Garcia sold 15,920 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.36, for a total value of $276,371.20. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 85,541 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,484,991.76. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO Jeffrey Gennette sold 78,021 shares of Macy's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.36, for a total value of $1,354,444.56. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 405,744 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,043,715.84. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 94,290 shares of company stock worth $1,636,878 over the last three months. Insiders own 1.20% of the company's stock.

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M Stock News Headlines

Macy's (NYSE:M) Rating Lowered to Hold at StockNews.com
Macy's (NYSE:M) Shares Gap Down to $18.10
Do Institutions Own Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) Shares?
Macy’s Honors Black History. Black Brilliance.
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M Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/26/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/1 Dividend
6/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/01/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
8/23/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Department stores
Sub-Industry
Department Stores
CUSIP
55616P10
Employees
88,857
Year Founded
1858

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$30.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$15.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+45.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.43 billion
Pretax Margin
8.44%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$24.46 billion
Cash Flow
$9.47 per share
Book Value
$12.38 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
266,496,000
Market Cap
$5.69 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.71

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M Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Macy's stock right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Macy's in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" M shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in M, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Macy's' stock price forecast for 2022?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Macy's' stock. Their M share price forecasts range from $15.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $30.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 45.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have M shares performed in 2022?

Macy's' stock was trading at $26.18 at the beginning of the year. Since then, M shares have decreased by 19.4% and is now trading at $21.11.
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Are investors shorting Macy's?

Macy's saw a decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 28,110,000 shares, a decrease of 19.6% from the June 15th total of 34,980,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 14,410,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 10.5% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Macy's' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 23rd 2022.
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How can I listen to Macy's' earnings call?

Macy's will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, August 23rd at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 888-203-1112 with passcode "7131743".

How were Macy's' earnings last quarter?

Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 26th. The company reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.26. The company had revenue of $5.35 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.33 billion. Macy's had a net margin of 6.42% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 56.91%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.39 earnings per share.

How often does Macy's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Macy's?

Macy's announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.157 per share on Friday, July 1st. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 14th.
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Is Macy's a good dividend stock?

Macy's (NYSE:M) pays an annual dividend of $0.63 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.16%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 11.98%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, M will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.03% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Macy's' stock buyback program work?

Macy's declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Tuesday, February 22nd 2022, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 28.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Macy's updated its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.84-$0.94 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $0.81. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.48 billion-$5.55 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.49 billion.

What is Jeff Gennette's approval rating as Macy's' CEO?

2,528 employees have rated Macy's Chief Executive Officer Jeff Gennette on Glassdoor.com. Jeff Gennette has an approval rating of 62% among the company's employees. This puts Jeff Gennette in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Macy's own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Macy's investors own include AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Bank of America (BAC), Ford Motor (F), Walt Disney (DIS) and Tesla (TSLA).

What is Macy's' stock symbol?

Macy's trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "M."

Who are Macy's' major shareholders?

Macy's' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.57%), State Street Corp (3.63%), Newport Trust Co (2.92%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1.39%), Northern Trust Corp (1.15%) and Natixis (1.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Adrian V Mitchell, Antony Spring, C Elisa D Garcia, Danielle L Kirgan, Felicia Williams, Jeffrey Gennette, John T Harper, Paul C Varga and Paul Griscom.
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How do I buy shares of Macy's?

Shares of M stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Macy's' stock price today?

One share of M stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.11.

How much money does Macy's make?

Macy's (NYSE:M) has a market capitalization of $5.69 billion and generates $24.46 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.43 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Macy's have?

The company employs 88,857 workers across the globe.

Does Macy's have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Macy's: (Hong Kong) Limited, Advertex Communications Inc., Bloomingdale's LLC, Bloomingdales.com LLC, Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store LLC, Bluemercury, Bluemercury Inc., Broadway Stores, FDS Bank, FDS Thrift Holding Co. Inc., Limited, Macys.com LLC, Macy’s Backstage Inc., Macy’s Corporate Services LLC, Macy’s Credit Operations Inc., Macy’s Credit and Customer Services Inc., Macy’s Inventory Funding LLC, Macy’s Inventory Holdings LLC, Macy’s Merchandising Corporation, Macy’s Merchandising Group (Hong Kong), Macy’s Merchandising Group Inc., Macy’s Merchandising Group International, Macy’s Merchandising Group International LLC, Macy’s Merchandising Group Procurement LLC, Macy’s Propco Holdings LLC, Macy’s Puerto Rico Inc., Macy’s Retail Holdings LLC, Macy’s Systems and Technology Inc., May Department Stores Company, STORY, and West 34th Street Insurance Company New York.
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When was Macy's founded?

Macy's was founded in 1858.

How can I contact Macy's?

Macy's' mailing address is 151 WEST 34TH STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10001. The official website for the company is www.macysinc.com. The company can be reached via phone at (513) 579-7780, via email at investors@macys.com, or via fax at 212-494-1838.

This page (NYSE:M) was last updated on 8/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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