Lululemon Athletica (LULU) : Hs Management Partners reduced its stake in Lululemon Athletica by 36.31% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 1,050,219 shares of Lululemon Athletica which is valued at $83,324,375 after selling 598,750 shares in Lululemon Athletica , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.Lululemon Athletica makes up approximately 3.32% of Hs Management Partners’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Vantage Investment Advisors boosted its stake in LULU in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 533 additional shares and now holds a total of 705 shares of Lululemon Athletica which is valued at $55,935. Lululemon Athletica makes up approx 0.02% of Vantage Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Blackrock Group Ltd boosted its stake in LULU in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,424 additional shares and now holds a total of 678,855 shares of Lululemon Athletica which is valued at $53,860,356. Lululemon Athletica makes up approx 0.03% of Blackrock Group Ltd’s portfolio. Apertura Capital added LULU to its portfolio by purchasing 65,000 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $5,181,800. Lululemon Athletica makes up approx 7.51% of Apertura Capital’s portfolio.Assetmark Inc reduced its stake in LULU by selling 28 shares or 36.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 48 shares of LULU which is valued at $3,827. Skylands Capital sold out all of its stake in LULU during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 2,000 shares of LULU which is valued $153,640.
Lululemon Athletica opened for trading at $78.32 and hit $79.41 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $78.26, with a gain of 0.09% or 0.07 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 29,98,605 shares. Company has a market cap of $9,953 M.
On the company’s financial health, Lululemon Athletica reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jun 8, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.31. The company had revenue of $495.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $487.82 million. The company’s revenue was up 17.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Lululemon Athletica. Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Aug 15, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 92 from a previous price target of $82 .Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Jun 9, 2016 to “Hold”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 65 from a previous price target of $60 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wolfe Research on Jun 9, 2016 to “Peer Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 74 from a previous price target of $66 .
lululemon athletica inc. is a designer and retailer of technical athletic apparel. The Company offers a line of apparel and accessories for women men and female youth. Its apparel assortment includes items such as pants shorts tops and jackets designed for healthy lifestyle activities and athletic pursuits such as yoga running general fitness and dance-inspired apparel for female youth. The Company conducts its business through two channels: corporate-owned stores and direct to consumer. The Company markets its athletic apparel under the lululemon athletica and ivivva athletica brand names. As of February 1 2015 the Company’s retail footprint included 211 stores in the United States 57 stores in Canada 26 stores in Australia five in New Zealand two in the United Kingdom and one in Singapore. The Company’s retail stores are located primarily on street locations in lifestyle centers and in malls.