EPS for Signet Jewelers Limited (SIG) Expected At $0.19

August 13, 2018 - By Andrea Bass

Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.01 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.19, from 0.82 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 69 investors sold Signet Jewelers Limited shares while 68 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 99 raised stakes. 54.73 million shares or 17.64% less from 66.46 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada reported 0% of its portfolio in Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG). Alps Advsr owns 11,137 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Tiaa Cref Invest Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% in Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG). Freestone Capital Limited Liability Company has 0.04% invested in Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) for 15,691 shares. North Carolina-based Financial Bank Of America De has invested 0% in Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG). Skylands Capital Ltd Liability Co owns 171,500 shares. Goldman Sachs Grp invested in 0.01% or 851,581 shares. Boston owns 46,123 shares for 0% of their portfolio. California Public Employees Retirement invested in 173,882 shares. Legal & General Gru Plc accumulated 102,526 shares. 423,300 were reported by Connor Clark And Lunn Invest Mgmt. Gargoyle Investment Advisor Limited Liability Corp has 10,685 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund owns 252,485 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Dreman Value Mgmt L L C has 60 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Engineers Gate Manager L P stated it has 0.24% in Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG).

Since April 13, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $349,905 activity.

Analysts expect Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) to report $0.19 EPS on August, 30 before the open.They anticipate $1.14 EPS change or 85.71 % from last quarter’s $1.33 EPS. SIG’s profit would be $11.25M giving it 78.75 P/E if the $0.19 EPS is correct. After having $0.10 EPS previously, Signet Jewelers Limited’s analysts see 90.00 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.23% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $59.85. About 754,077 shares traded. Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) has declined 15.25% since August 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.82% the S&P500.

Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Signet Jewelers Limited had 12 analyst reports since March 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, March 20, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Thursday, June 21 with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Susquehanna given on Thursday, March 15. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, July 31 by Nomura. Needham downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 15 report. Cowen & Co maintained Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) rating on Thursday, March 15. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $40.0 target. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, June 8 by Citigroup. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, March 14. The stock of Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, April 10. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, March 15 by Buckingham Research.

Signet Jewelers Limited engages in the retail sale of diamond jewelry, watches, and other products in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and the Channel Islands. The company has market cap of $3.54 billion. The Company’s Sterling Jewelers division operates stores in malls and off-mall locations primarily under the Kay Jewelers, Kay Jewelers Outlet, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, Jared Vault, and various mall regional brands. It currently has negative earnings. As of January 28, 2017, this division operated 1,588 stores.

More recent Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Acushnet, Signet Jewelers Downgraded After Hitting Nomura’s Price Target” on July 31, 2018. Also 247Wallst.com published the news titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Illumina, Northrop Grumman, Square, Twitter, Yamana Gold …” on July 31, 2018. Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “Nomura/Instinet Downgrades Signet Jewelers (SIG) to Neutral” with publication date: July 31, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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