Shining Stocks in News Recap- Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR)


Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) share price swings at $3.06 with percentage change of -0.33% in most

recent trading session.

The profit margin can answer significantly to find consistent trends in a firm’s earnings, PIR has positive 1.30% profit margin that indicates every dollar of sales a firm actually keeps in earnings, and the larger number indicates improving and vise worse. A firm’s profit is calculated at three levels on its income statement, beginning with the most basic gross profit and building up to the most comprehensive net profit. Between these two lies operating profit. The firm has gross profit margin of 37.20% and operating profit margin calculated as 2.50%. Moving toward returns ratio, PIR has returns on investment of 8.10% which indicates firm’s investment efficiency or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments and it refers to the proceeds obtained from the sale of the investment of interest.

While returns on assets calculated as 2.80% that gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. ROA shows how efficiently a company can convert the money used to purchase assets into net income or profits. It is usually indicates an upward profit trend as well. ROA is most useful for comparing companies in the same industry as different industries use assets differently Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) has returns on equity of 8.40%, which is measuring a corporation’s profitability by revealing how much profit generates by PIR with the shareholders’ money. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 3.50 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -1.29%.

PIR has stock’s estimated earnings growth into its current valuation that showed 10.66 by price to earning ration. Furthermore, it has price to sale ratio of 0.14 that signifies the value placed on each dollar of a firm’s sales or incomes. The firm’s price to book was 0.91, which can be compared with current price to get idea about under or overvalue of stock. Forward Price to Earnings ratio of PIR attains value of 14.78 that is projecting or estimating EPS for the next 12-months and its follow by traders who believe on anticipates of a firm’s future rather than past performance.

To have technical views, liquidity ratio of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) calculated as 2.10 to match up with its debt to equity ratio of 0.75. The float short ration was 16.86%; as compared to Short Ratio were 5.70. The firm has institutional ownership of 85.10%, while insider ownership included 3.60%.


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