XO Group Inc. (NYSE:XOXO)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by equities researchers at B. Riley in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $17.75 target price on the stock. B. Riley’s price target points to a potential downside of 7.89% from the stock’s previous close.
XOXO has been the topic of several other research reports. Roth Capital set a $22.00 price target on XO Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, October 28th. Zacks Investment Research raised XO Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Axiom Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price target on shares of XO Group in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. XO Group has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.75.
XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) traded up 0.42% on Tuesday, reaching $19.27. The company had a trading volume of 38,034 shares. XO Group has a 12 month low of $13.64 and a 12 month high of $19.92. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $18.36 and its 200-day moving average price is $18.01. The company has a market capitalization of $488.84 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 76.77 and a beta of 1.01.
XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.05. The business earned $36.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.49 million. XO Group had a return on equity of 6.28% and a net margin of 4.38%. XO Group’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.11 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that XO Group will post $0.40 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In other XO Group news, Director David Liu sold 3,300 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.83, for a total value of $62,139.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 508,872 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $9,582,059.76. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. 5.60% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in XOXO. Acadian Asset Management increased its stake in shares of XO Group by 16.4% in the fourth quarter. Acadian Asset Management now owns 289,710 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,653,000 after buying an additional 40,712 shares during the period. American Century Companies Inc. increased its stake in shares of XO Group by 1.0% in the fourth quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 230,439 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,701,000 after buying an additional 2,335 shares during the period. Numeric Investors LLC increased its stake in shares of XO Group by 31.6% in the fourth quarter. Numeric Investors LLC now owns 385,012 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,183,000 after buying an additional 92,554 shares during the period. Boston Partners increased its stake in shares of XO Group by 3.2% in the fourth quarter. Boston Partners now owns 150,908 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,424,000 after buying an additional 4,663 shares during the period. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of XO Group by 4.7% in the fourth quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 155,546 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,498,000 after buying an additional 6,931 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 85.64% of the company’s stock.
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