Analysts See $1.05 EPS for The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)

August 12, 2018 - By Megan Stone

The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.16, from 1.07 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 64 investors sold The TJX Companies, Inc. shares while 387 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 311 raised stakes. 535.05 million shares or 1.96% less from 545.74 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
New York-based Quantbot Techs Limited Partnership has invested 0.34% in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX). Amica Retiree Tru reported 0.31% stake. Disciplined Growth Mn reported 2.39M shares. Girard Prns Limited holds 0.06% or 3,199 shares in its portfolio. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo And Limited Liability accumulated 3.55 million shares or 1.77% of the stock. Park National Corporation Oh has invested 0.1% in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX). Blue Fincl Inc, a Rhode Island-based fund reported 3,210 shares. Cap Advisors Ltd Ltd Liability owns 97 shares. Moreover, Nottingham Advisors Incorporated has 0.15% invested in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX). Kepos Cap Ltd Partnership has invested 0.24% of its portfolio in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX). Nomura invested in 428,469 shares. Carroll Associate holds 3,580 shares. Diker Mgmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0.07% or 2,720 shares in its portfolio. Wendell David Associates reported 3.13% of its portfolio in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX). Richard Bernstein Advsr Ltd holds 64,664 shares.

Since March 1, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 selling transactions for $17.25 million activity. On Wednesday, May 23 the insider Sherr Richard sold $195,425. Herrman Ernie also sold $840,000 worth of The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) shares. On Thursday, March 1 the insider MEYROWITZ CAROL sold $11.08 million. $1.36 million worth of stock was sold by Goldenberg Scott on Thursday, April 19.

Analysts expect The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) to report $1.05 EPS on August, 21.They anticipate $0.20 EPS change or 23.53 % from last quarter’s $0.85 EPS. TJX’s profit would be $656.46M giving it 23.98 P/E if the $1.05 EPS is correct. After having $1.13 EPS previously, The TJX Companies, Inc.’s analysts see -7.08 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.89% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $100.7. About 3.83 million shares traded or 17.29% up from the average. The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) has risen 16.90% since August 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.33% the S&P500.

The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) Ratings Coverage

Among 16 analysts covering TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. TJX Companies had 23 analyst reports since March 1, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of TJX in report on Monday, April 9 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, May 23 by Credit Suisse. On Thursday, March 1 the stock rating was maintained by Nomura with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, March 1 with “Buy”. Buckingham Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $95 target in Thursday, March 1 report. The rating was maintained by Nomura with “Buy” on Monday, June 4. The firm has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim given on Wednesday, February 28. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, July 31. Northcoast maintained The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) rating on Friday, March 2. Northcoast has “Buy” rating and $90.0 target. The stock of The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, June 22 by Credit Suisse.

The TJX Companies, Inc. operates as an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $62.96 billion. It operates through four divisions: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada, and TJX International. It has a 23.13 P/E ratio. The firm sells family apparel, including footwear and accessories; home fashions, such as home basics, accent furniture, lamps, rugs, wall d??cor, decorative accessories, and giftware; seasonal items; jewelry; and other merchandise.

More recent The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “After a Strong Run, Do TJX and Ross Stores Shares Have More Upside?” on July 25, 2018. Also Fool.com published the news titled: “Better Buy: TJX Companies vs. Ross Stores” on July 23, 2018. Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in ING Group, NV, Altaba, Steel Dynamics, The TJX Companies, Colgate …” with publication date: August 09, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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