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The closing price of Express Inc. (NYSE: EXPR) was $1.30 for the day, up 7.44% from the previous closing price of $1.21. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.0900 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1143063 shares were traded. EXPR stock price reached its highest trading level at $1.3200 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $1.2500.

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Our analysis of EXPR’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 0.20 and its Current Ratio is at 0.90.

Upgrades & Downgrades

In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, Wedbush on May 11, 2018, initiated with a Neutral rating and assigned the stock a target price of $9.

On November 30, 2017, B. Riley FBR Inc. reiterated its Neutral rating and also lowered its target price recommendation from $7 to $9.

Wolfe Research reiterated its Peer Perform rating for the stock on June 02, 2017, while the target price for the stock was revised from $10 to $6.

Valuation Measures:

As of this moment, Express’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 5.78, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 10.40. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.05.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, EXPR has reached a high of $4.93, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $1.04. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 1.2022, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 2.4467.

Shares Statistics:

EXPR traded an average of 1.53M shares per day over the past three months and 922.1k shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 68.15M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 65.35M. Insiders hold about 2.80% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 49.50% stake in the company. Shares short for EXPR as of Oct 13, 2022 were 6.47M with a Short Ratio of 6.31M, compared to 6.5M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 9.48% and a Short% of Float of 9.80%.

Earnings Estimates

The firm’s stock currently is rated by 2 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.29 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of -$0.28 and a low estimate of -$0.3, while EPS last year was $0.17. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.11, with high estimates of $0.12 and low estimates of $0.11.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.17 and -$0.18 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.17. EPS for the following year is $0.12, with 2 analysts recommending between $0.25 and $0.

Revenue Estimates

A total of 2 analysts have provided revenue estimates for EXPR’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $1.96B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $1.94B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $1.95B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $1.87B, up 4.40% from the average estimate. Based on 2 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $1.99B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $2.01B and the low estimate is $1.97B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 2.00% from the average revenue estimate for this year.