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Jan 09, 2023

Macy's (M, $20.42) stock slumps, on warning about sales to come in at lower end of forecast range

Macy's shares plunged on Monday, after the retail company warned that its fourth quarter sales are likely to come in at the lower end of prior forecasts. The company also mentioned that consumer spending is like to face headwinds into the first half of the year.

In an investor update, Macy's CEO Jeff Gennette said weakness in non-peak holidays sales were "deeper than anticipated", even as Black Friday and Christmas week activity were either in-line with or above projections.

Macy's said that it is now expecting fourth quarter earnings hitting its prior guidance of $1.47 to $1.67 per share, and sales to come in at the lower end of its $$8,161 million to $8,401 million forecast range. However, its occasion apparel and gift-giving business segments emerged as areas of strength, and inventory composition and price points were in line with customers' needs (as indicated by Gennette.

 “Based on current macro-economic indicators and our proprietary credit card data, we believe the consumer will continue to be pressured in 2023, particularly in the first half, and have planned inventory mix and depth of initial buys accordingly," Gennette added.

Related Ticker: M

M in downward trend: price may drop because broke its higher Bollinger Band on May 03, 2024

M broke above its upper Bollinger Band on May 03, 2024. This could be a sign that the stock is set to drop as the stock moves back below the upper band and toward the middle band. You may want to consider selling the stock or exploring put options. The A.I.dvisor looked at 48 similar instances where the stock broke above the upper band. In of the 48 cases the stock fell afterwards. This puts the odds of success at .

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Technical Analysis (Indicators)

Bearish Trend Analysis

The Stochastic Oscillator may be shifting from an upward trend to a downward trend. In of 67 cases where M's Stochastic Oscillator exited the overbought zone, the price fell further within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .

The Momentum Indicator moved below the 0 level on May 17, 2024. You may want to consider selling the stock, shorting the stock, or exploring put options on M as a result. In of 87 cases where the Momentum Indicator fell below 0, the stock fell further within the subsequent month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .

M moved below its 50-day moving average on May 17, 2024 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.

Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where M declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .

The Aroon Indicator for M entered a downward trend on May 10, 2024. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.

Bullish Trend Analysis

The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) for M just turned positive on May 03, 2024. Looking at past instances where M's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in of 49 cases over the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .

Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where M advanced for three days, in of 299 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .

Fundamental Analysis (Ratings)

Fear & Greed

The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to outstanding earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.

The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is seriously undervalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (1.296) is normal, around the industry mean (2.331). P/E Ratio (51.289) is within average values for comparable stocks, (29.332). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.131) is also within normal values, averaging (1.632). Dividend Yield (0.034) settles around the average of (0.029) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (0.227) is also within normal values, averaging (0.483).

The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. M’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.

The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating weak sales and an unprofitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.

The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. M’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 88, placing this stock worse than average.

Notable companies

The most notable companies in this group are Macy's (NYSE:M), Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN), Kohls Corp (NYSE:KSS).

Industry description

A department store sells a wide variety of consumer goods under different “departments,” including (but not necessarily limited to) apparel, household appliances, home furnishings, personal care products, cosmetics, consumer electronics. During healthy macroeconomic conditions, consumers typically won’t shy away from big-ticket purchases; but during a downturn, consumer spending might get limited to the most necessary/daily essentials. Several department stores purchase items on bulk from manufacturers for resale to consumers at a profit. Some of the largest department stores companies in the U.S. include Kohl’s Corporation, Macy’s Inc., and Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc.

Market Cap

The average market capitalization across the Department Stores Industry is 3.39B. The market cap for tickers in the group ranges from 208.1K to 12.34T. MHRTF holds the highest valuation in this group at 12.34T. The lowest valued company is BONT at 208.1K.

High and low price notable news

The average weekly price growth across all stocks in the Department Stores Industry was -0%. For the same Industry, the average monthly price growth was 1%, and the average quarterly price growth was 6%. PPKRF experienced the highest price growth at 9%, while RYKKY experienced the biggest fall at -4%.

Volume

The average weekly volume growth across all stocks in the Department Stores Industry was 2%. For the same stocks of the Industry, the average monthly volume growth was -18% and the average quarterly volume growth was -81%

Fundamental Analysis Ratings

The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows

Valuation Rating: 34
P/E Growth Rating: 57
Price Growth Rating: 54
SMR Rating: 82
Profit Risk Rating: 87
Seasonality Score: 24 (-100 ... +100)
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