Foot Locker invests $100m in GOAT Sneaker Resale Platform

Postado Fevereiro 10, 2019

The Australia-based Commonwealth Savings Bank Of Aus has invested 0.04% in Foot Locker, Inc. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 21,135 shares of the athletic footwear retailer's stock valued at $1,113,000 after purchasing an additional 14,851 shares in the last quarter.

Foot Locker, Inc. shares increased 0.21 percent over the past week and rose 3.26 percent over the previous month. Raymond James & Associates grew its position in shares of Foot Locker by 15.8% during the second quarter. Contravisory Investment Management Inc. grew its position in Foot Locker by 6.6% during the fourth quarter.

In other Foot Locker news, Director Matthew M. Mckenna sold 7,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 19th.

The 52 week range is a simple technical indicator that lists the highest and lowest price at which a security was sold over preceding 52 weeks (or one year). Following the transaction, the director now owns 30,459 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,547,621.79. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

In related news, VP John A. Maurer sold 2,041 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 28th. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 18,540 shares in the company, valued at approximately $964,080. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

FL stock traded down $0.08 during trading on Friday, reaching $56.49. FL has also 1.57 million shares volume. The company has a market capitalization of $6.40 billion, a PE ratio of 13.79, a P/E/G ratio of 1.53 and a beta of 0.77. The company has a quick ratio of 1.54, a current ratio of 3.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05.

Foot Locker (FL) stock is Overbought or Oversold? Analysts predict $1.36 earnings per share, which is $0.10 up or 7.94 % from 2018's $1.26 earnings per share.

16 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $2.07 Billion for the current quarter. Foot Locker had a net margin of 4.24% and a return on equity of 21.01%. The business's quarterly revenue was down.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same period a year ago, the business earned $0.87 earnings per share. Analysts at Wall Street see Foot Locker, Inc.'s 43.16 % EPS growth compared to $0.95 EPS for last quarter. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, January 17th. Panagora Asset Inc holds 0.01% in Foot Locker, Inc. Telsey Advisory Group raised their price objective on shares of Foot Locker from $58.00 to $60.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 21st. TheStreet raised Foot Locker from a "c" rating to a "b-" rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 20th. As per Wednesday, November 21, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. Citigroup maintained the shares of FL in report on Wednesday, November 21 with "Buy" rating.

A total of 9 analysts rate Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) as follows: 7 "Buy", 2 "Hold" and 0 "Sell". In Wednesday, November 21 report Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating.

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Foot Locker Inc. announced that it is making a $100 million strategic minority investment through its subsidiary in 1661, Inc., d/b/a GOAT, a managed marketplace for authentic sneakers operating the GOAT and Flight Club brands.