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The Sporting Goods Stores space is highly fragmented and characterized by a large number of small players as well as several companies that each contributes about 10% of total industry revenue. Sporting Goods Stores primarily retail new sporting goods such as bicycles, camping equipment, exercise and fitness equipment, apparel, footwear, and other goods and accessories. This morning, Stock-Callers.com brings focus on: Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE: DKS), Cabela's Inc. (NYSE: CAB), Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ: BGFV), and Acushnet Holdings Corp. (NYSE: GOLF). Today's research reports on the aforementioned stocks are downloadable for free upon registration at:
Dick's Sporting Goods
On Wednesday, shares in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania headquartered Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.70 million shares. The stock ended at $51.20, declining 0.78% from the last trading session. The Company's shares are trading below their 200-day moving average by 1.99%. Furthermore, shares of Dick's Sporting Goods, which operates as a sporting goods retailer primarily in the eastern US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 40.63.
On January 30th, 2017, research firm Goldman upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Buy'. Visit us today and access our complete research report on DKS at:
Sidney, Nebraska headquartered Cabela's Inc.'s stock finished yesterday's session 1.06% lower at $55.30, with a total trading volume of 597,776 shares. The Company's shares are trading above their 200-day moving average by 0.69%. Shares of the Company, which operates as a specialty retailer and direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping, and related outdoor merchandise, have an RSI of 23.96.
On January 19th, 2017, Cabela's announced that it is scheduled to release Q4 2016 and full year 2016 financial results before the markets open on February 16th, 2017. Cabela's will not host a conference call with analysts and investors or provide guidance in connection with the results and does not plan to do so for future quarters while the acquisition of the Company by Bass Pro Shops is pending. The complimentary report on CAB can be downloaded at:
Big 5 Sporting Goods
At the closing bell on Wednesday, shares in El Segundo, California headquartered Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. saw a slight drop of 0.97%, ending the day at $15.25. The stock recorded a trading volume of 312,136 shares. The Company's shares are trading 13.51% above their 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods, which operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western US, have an RSI of 33.59.
On January 17th, 2017, Big 5 Sporting Goods reported Q4 2016 net sales of $266.3 million compared to net sales of $275.0 million for Q4 2015. Same store sales increased 3.1% for Q4 2016. The Company's merchandise margins increased approximately 70 basis points in Q4 2016. For full year 2016, Big 5 Sporting Goods net sales were $1.02 billion compared to net sales of $1.03 billion for full year 2015. Same store sales increased 1.7% for full year 2016. For Q4 2016, the Company now expects to realize earnings per diluted share in the range of $0.34 to $0.35. For full year 2016, the Company now expects to realize earnings per diluted share in the range of $0.76 to $0.77. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest research report on BGFV at:
Fairhaven, Massachusetts headquartered Acushnet Holdings Corp.'s stock ended the day 0.22% lower at $18.51, with a total trading volume of 197,430 shares. The Company's shares have gained 6.32% over the previous three months. The stock is trading 3.46% below its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Acushnet Holdings, which designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes golf products worldwide, have an RSI of 40.80.
On December 08th, 2016, Acushnet reported Q3 2016 net sales of $332.4 million, up 3.9% y-o-y, or 2.2% in constant currency. Net loss attributable to Acushnet Holdings was $6.2 million for Q3 2016, up $7.8 million on a y-o-y basis. The Company reported adjusted EBITDA of $27.0 million forQ3 2016, up 9.0% y-o-y.
On January 03rd, 2017, research firm Imperial Capital initiated an 'In-line' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $20 per share. Get free access to your research report on GOLF at:
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