Investors braced for a bumpy ride ahead of Kirkland's
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Half of analysts think investors should stand pat on Kirkland's while the remaining half rate the stock as a buy. Analysts don't like Kirkland's as much as competitor Pier 1 Imports overall. Eight out of 10 analysts rate Pier 1 Imports a buy compared to two of four for Kirkland's. Kirkland's' rating hasn't changed over the past three months.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $148.5 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 6.4% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.74 per share. Estimates range from $0.74 to $0.75.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly supporting the stock, with 92.6% granting it an "outperform" rating. Most of the community agrees with the All-Stars, with 84.4% assigning it a rating of "outperform." Despite the majority sentiment in favor of Kirkland's, the stock has a middling CAPS rating of three out of five stars.
Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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