Press coverage about DSW (NYSE:DSW) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. DSW earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.7051593259457 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- DSW, Inc. (DSW) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts (americanbankingnews.com)
- DSW Inc. (DSW) Regains Attentions on Profitability (investingbizz.com)
- Today’s Hot Stock Under Review – DSW Inc (NYSE: DSW) (alphabetastock.com)
- Hot Stock under Review – DSW Inc (NYSE: DSW) (stocksmarketcap.com)
- The shoe fits: DSW gets new CIO (ciodive.com)
A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DSW from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, February 27th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of DSW from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 14th. Canaccord Genuity set a $22.00 price objective on shares of DSW and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Sunday, January 7th. B. Riley reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of DSW in a research note on Wednesday, March 7th. Finally, Deutsche Bank upped their target price on shares of DSW from $21.00 to $24.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, March 19th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $21.40.
DSW (NYSE:DSW) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March 13th. The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $720.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $728.46 million. DSW had a net margin of 2.40% and a return on equity of 12.86%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.20 earnings per share. equities research analysts expect that DSW will post 1.62 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 23rd were paid a dividend of $0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 22nd. This is a boost from DSW’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. DSW’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 65.79%.
In other news, EVP William L. Jordan sold 34,412 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.47, for a total transaction of $773,237.64. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 88,705 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,993,201.35. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 20.40% of the company’s stock.
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DSW Company Profile
DSW Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a branded footwear and accessories retailer in the United States. The company operates through two segments, DSW and Affiliated Business Group. The company offers dresses, casual and athletic footwear, and accessories under various brands for women, men, and kids.
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