One day off the all-time low, two big insiders bought a lot of shares, according to SEC filings.
News & Analysis: Tile Shop Holdings
A big decline in traffic and sales led to a lot of selling, but the company's focus on high-end products drives margins tantalizingly higher.
Improving margins and a modest profit weren't enough to make Mr. Market look past the big decline in sales to start the year.
TTS earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
TTS earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Despite positive trends in the market, these stocks fell.
The retailer didn't meet Mr. Market's fourth-quarter expectations, while its slow-growth plan may have compounded things. But it wasn't nearly as bad as the sell-off makes it look.
TTS earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2018.
After nearly a year of declines, the specialty retailer delivered same-store sales growth last quarter. This could indicate its turnaround plans are finally working.
Even an upgrade from a no-name analyst can sometimes lift a stock -- but for how long?