Zumiez, Inc. (ZUMZ) is set to announce its Q215 earnings after the market close on Thursday, September 10. Analysts expect the multi-channel specialty retailer of apparel, footwear and accessories to report earnings per share of $0.12 and revenue of $181.08 million. That would be in-line with the $0.12 per share posted last quarter and $0.14 lower the $0.26 posted in the Q214. Revenue is projected to be $4.38 million higher than the $176.7 million posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.12 per share.
As a quick reminder, ZUMZ reported Q115 EPS of $0.12, $0.00 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.12. Revs increased 9.02% year-over-year to $177.6 million versus the $179.3 million consensus.
On valuation measures, Zumiez Inc. shares are currently priced at 15.31x this year’s forecasted earnings, compared to the industry’s 22.71x earnings multiple. Ticker has a PEG and forward P/E ratio of 1.23 and 12.55, respectively. Price/Sales for the same period is 0.82 while EPS is $1.47. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate ZUMZ a ‘Buy’, 14 rate it a ‘Hold’. 1 analyst rates it a ‘Sell’. ZUMZ has a median Wall Street price target of $27.00 with a high target of $40.00.
In terms of share statistics, Zumiez Inc. has a total of 29.21 million shares outstanding with 27.38% held by insiders and 73.60% held by institutions. The stock’s short interest currently stands at 14.04%, bringing the total number of shares sold short to 3.05 million.
Shares of the Lynnwood, Washington-based company are down 22.42% year-over-year and 41.86% year-to-date.