Gap Inc. (GPS)

GPS (NYSE:Apparel/Footwear Retail) EQUITY
$31.63
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 31.05 - 31.69 | GPS Avg Daily Volume: 5,207,400
Last Update: 06/15/18 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -7.13%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $31.33
52 Week Range: $21.02 - $35.68
Oustanding Shares: 387,470,000
Market Cap: 12,139,435,547
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for GPS
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 3 3 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 13 13 14 14
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 2 2 2 2
Mean Rec. 2.95 2.95 3.05 3.05
Latest Dividend: 0.24
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.10%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/10/18
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.11
Price Earnings Comparisons:
GPS Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.11 14.65 20.10
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-0.63% 36.99% -17.20%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 2.18 0.00 -0.01
Net Income 27.81 -0.30 -0.12
EPS 26.63 -0.30 -0.09
Earnings for GPS:
EBITDA 2.06B
Revenue 15.86B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (07/18) Qtr (10/18) FY (01/19) FY (01/20)
Average Estimate $0.72 $0.73 $2.59 $2.69
Number of Analysts 12 10 12 12
High Estimate $0.79 $0.81 $2.70 $3.05
Low Estimate $0.66 $0.69 $2.51 $2.44
Prior Year $0.58 $0.58 $2.13 $2.59
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 24.14% 26.55% 21.64% 3.96%
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May's Retail Sales Report Real Money Pro($)

With the May Retail Sales report in hand, let's take a look at what it means shall we? 
All our price targets were reached before a correction began to unfold in February.
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This morning I respectfully take the other side of Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's optimistic view of the retail space in Retail Stocks Could Really Roar on a Market Snapback, published yesterday. Jim writes: "Groups leave clues, and winning groups leave their biggest clues on down days. And on Monday, we got a real "proof of life" from none other than retail stocks... Retail had a lot of winners on a real loser of a day, and I believe buyers will go back to these stocks the moment that overall selling dries up or we catch a bounce. Traders know that if these stocks managed to withstand Monday's onslaught, these names will fly once things get better (as they almost always do)... Many retailers were strong all day long Monday, but you didn't see it because both Amazon (AMZN) and Walmart were down so much. Costco (COST) , Home Depot (HD)  and Target couldn't really hold on either, although the latter tried to mount a half-hearted rally at both the opening and closing bells.... But there was a ton of strength elsewhere in the sector. Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) , American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)  , Gap (GPS)  , Ross Stores (ROST)  and Kohl's all had strong momentum all day long... All in all, my take is that no one is chiding the consumer -- particularly the one who shops in the mall. Watch this group if we get hit again. I think it can rally first if we're going to get a rally at all." * It is my view that observations of very short term stock price movement, particularly in light of the recent volatility and disproportionate role of machines and algos which exaggerate short term market, sector and individual stock moves - may not hold much import over the following few weeks or months. * Recent better retail comps (Abercrombie & Fitch, Urban Outfitters (URBN) , Dillard's (DDS)  , Gap and Macy's (M)  are against downgraded expectations and may not be sustainable and could be short lived (see below). * After the close, the Nordstrom family abandoned their plans to take (JWN)  private. I had recently expressed concerns that this would
Earnings surprises and a $558 million bid for Finish Line say the mall sector might not be finished after all.
"Retail is still a falling knife. In the U.S., we have three or four times the amount of retail space per person relative to any other country in the world. Consequently we start with a very great supply. We have built an enormous number of obsolete shopping centers -- shopping center between the very top mall and local mall. Frankly the type of shopping centers that Toys R Us was a tenant in. And I dont know what Amazon will do, but there are so many big boxes available, they don't have to buy Toys R Us stores - it holds no special attraction to Amazon." - Sam Zell, Bloomberg (yesterday) This morning I respectfully take the other side of Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's optimistic view of the retail space in Retail Stocks Could Really Roar on a Market Snapback, published yesterday. Jim writes: "Groups leave clues, and winning groups leave their biggest clues on down days. And on Monday, we got a real "proof of l
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Macy's, Kohl's and other names actually rose Monday despite a terrible tape.
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