Buckingham Capital Management Inc buys $18,918,259 stake in Kate Spade & Co (KATE)

Kate Spade & Co (KATE) : Buckingham Capital Management Inc scooped up 11,141 additional shares in Kate Spade & Co during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 998,325 shares of Kate Spade & Co which is valued at $18,918,259.Kate Spade & Co makes up approximately 1.02% of Buckingham Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System boosted its stake in KATE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 21,525 additional shares and now holds a total of 179,372 shares of Kate Spade & Co which is valued at $3,147,979. Kate Spade & Co makes up approx 0.01% of State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System’s portfolio.California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in KATE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,100 additional shares and now holds a total of 223,200 shares of Kate Spade & Co which is valued at $3,676,104. Kate Spade & Co makes up approx 0.01% of California Public Employees Retirement System’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co reduced its stake in KATE by selling 210 shares or 2.02% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 10,165 shares of KATE which is valued at $213,363. Kate Spade & Co makes up approx 0.01% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.

Kate Spade & Co opened for trading at $19.17 and hit $19.64 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $19.47, with a gain of 1.25% or 0.24 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 27,49,141 shares. Company has a market cap of $2,493 M.

On the company’s financial health, Kate Spade & Co reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.14. The company had revenue of $320.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $318.20 million. The company’s revenue was up 13.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.08 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kate Spade & Co. Shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Aug 4, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $30 .Shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Aug 4, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 23 from a previous price target of $30 .Shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Aug 4, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $30 .

Kate Spade & Company is engaged in the design and marketing of a range of accessories and apparel. The Company operates through three segments: KATE SPADE North America KATE SPADE International and Adelington Design Group. KATE SPADE North America segment consists of the Company’s kate spade new york KATE SPADE SATURDAY and JACK SPADE brands in North America. KATE SPADE International segment consists of the Company’s kate spade new york KATE SPADE SATURDAY and JACK SPADE brands in International markets. Adelington Design Group segment consists of exclusive arrangements to supply jewelry for the LIZ CLAIBORNE and MONET brands; the wholesale apparel and wholesale non-apparel operations of the licensed LIZWEAR brand and other brands and the licensed LIZ CLAIBORNE NEW YORK brand. The Company operates specialty retail stores outlet stores and concession stores.

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