TJX Companies Inc (TJX) : Smithbridge Asset Management Incde scooped up 26 additional shares in TJX Companies Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 45,286 shares of TJX Companies Inc which is valued at $3,361,580.TJX Companies Inc makes up approximately 3.05% of Smithbridge Asset Management Incde’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Raymond James Trust N.a. reduced its stake in TJX by selling 710 shares or 8.92% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,251 shares of TJX which is valued at $542,592. TJX Companies Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Raymond James Trust N.a.’s portfolio.Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its stake in TJX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 21,219 additional shares and now holds a total of 182,650 shares of TJX Companies Inc which is valued at $13,667,700. TJX Companies Inc makes up approx 0.30% of Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s portfolio.First Mercantile Trust Co reduced its stake in TJX by selling 5,337 shares or 4.63% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 110,040 shares of TJX which is valued at $8,114,350. TJX Companies Inc makes up approx 1.09% of First Mercantile Trust Co’s portfolio.
TJX Companies Inc closed down -0.24 points or -0.32% at $74.23 with 25,84,657 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $74.67, the shares hit an intraday low of $74.21 and an intraday high of $74.74 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, TJX Companies Inc reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03 according to the earnings call on Aug 16, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.81. The company had revenue of $7882.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $7842.87 million. The company’s revenue was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.80 EPS.
Investors should note that on Sep 16, 2016, TJX Companies Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.2600. The company’s management has announced Nov 8, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Nov 10, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Dec 1, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on TJX Companies Inc. TJX Companies Inc was Resumed by Guggenheim to “Buy” on Sep 30, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Aug 17, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 84 from a previous price target of $82 .
The TJX Companies Inc. (TJX) is an off-price apparel and home fashions. The Company operates through four segments: Marmaxx HomeGoods TJX Canada and TJX Europe. The Marmaxx and HomeGoods business offers family apparel home fashions accent furniture lamps rugs wall decor decorative accessories and giftware and other merchandise. The TJX Canada offers jewelry and home fashions. TJX Europe operates the T.K. Maxx and HomeSense chains in Europe. The Company operates approximately 3461 stores in countries including the United States Canada the United Kingdom Ireland Germany Poland Austria and Australia.