Signet Jewelers (NYSE: SIG) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates:

  • 9/13/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Cowen and Company from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $96.00.
  • 9/13/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Bank of America Corp.. They now have a $110.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/12/2016 – Signet Jewelers was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating. They now have a $91.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/9/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Exane BNP Paribas from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating.
  • 9/8/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at BNP Paribas from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating.
  • 9/6/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $91.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/31/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $91.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/30/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $90.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $136.00.
  • 8/29/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Johnson Rice from a “buy” rating to an “accumulate” rating.
  • 8/29/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. They now have a $104.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/29/2016 – Signet Jewelers was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating. They now have a $91.50 price target on the stock.
  • 8/28/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at RBC Capital Markets. They now have a $100.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $120.00.
  • 8/28/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. They now have a $102.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $119.00.
  • 8/28/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co..
  • 8/26/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its price target lowered by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group from $140.00 to $110.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 8/26/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its price target lowered by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from $120.00 to $100.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 8/26/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $83.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $125.00.
  • 8/26/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. They now have a $96.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $130.00.
  • 8/23/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its price target lowered by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from $150.00 to $140.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/10/2016 – Signet Jewelers was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “Signet Jewelers Ltd. is engaged in retailing of jewelry, watches and associated services. The company operates primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. Signet Jewelers Ltd., formerly known as Signet Group PLC, is based in Hamilton, Bermuda. “
  • 7/28/2016 – Signet Jewelers had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. They now have a $130.00 price target on the stock.

Shares of Signet Jewelers Ltd. (NYSE:SIG) opened at 75.81 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.73 billion, a PE ratio of 11.55 and a beta of 1.48. Signet Jewelers Ltd. has a 52 week low of $74.89 and a 52 week high of $152.27. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $84.57 and its 200-day moving average price is $96.92.

Signet Jewelers (NYSE:SIG) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 25th. The company reported $1.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.31. The business had revenue of $1.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.44 billion. Signet Jewelers had a return on equity of 18.70% and a net margin of 7.86%. Signet Jewelers’s revenue was down .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.28 EPS. Equities research analysts predict that Signet Jewelers Ltd. will post $7.30 EPS for the current year.

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The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 26th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.37%. Signet Jewelers’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 15.90%.

In other Signet Jewelers news, Director Thomas G. Plaskett bought 300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 22nd. The stock was bought at an average price of $88.88 per share, with a total value of $26,664.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 16,407 shares in the company, valued at $1,458,254.16. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Sebastian Hobbs bought 500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 18th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $91.72 per share, with a total value of $45,860.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 8,684 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $796,496.48. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Company insiders own 0.36% of the company’s stock.

Signet Jewelers Limited is a retailer of jewelry, watches and associated services in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The Company’s segments are the Sterling Jewelers division, the UK Jewelry division, the Zale division, which consists of Zale Jewelry and Piercing Pagoda, and the Other segment.

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