Macys Inc (M) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $3.1 million in the Fridays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $1.93 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.6 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $1.16 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $1.12 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $1.12 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Macys Inc (M) fell $0.09 during the day at $36.25, a drop of -0.25% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -5.99%, compared to the previous week.
The company Insiders own 1.7% of Macys Inc shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 83.62% of Macys Inc shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Lundgren Terry J, director officer (Chairman and CEO) of Macys, Inc., had unloaded 177,352 shares at an average price of $43.48 in a transaction dated on March 23, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $7,711,265.
Macys Inc (NYSE:M): The stock opened at $36.43 and touched an intraday high of $36.92 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $36.11, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $36.64 with a gain of 0.83% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 5,428,104. The stock had closed at $36.34 in the previous trading session.
Macys Inc (M) has risen sharply, recording gains of 7.42% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -4.98% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 7.56% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
Macys, Inc. is an omnichannel retail company operating stores, Websites (macys.com, bloomingdales.com and bluemercury.com) and mobile. As of January 31, 2015, the operations of the Company included 823 stores with an area of approximately 147,400,000 square feet in 45 states of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico. Of these 823 stores, 447 were owned, 267 were leased and 109 stores were operated under arrangements where the Company owned the building and leased the land. The Company operates its stores under the names of Macys, Bloomingdales, Bloomingdales Outlet and Bluemercury. The Company operates 13 Bloomingdales outlet stores. Bloomingdales in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates is operated under a license agreement with Al Tayer Insignia, a company of Al Tayer Group, LLC.