Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by B. Riley in a report issued on Sunday. They presently have a $22.00 price target on the specialty retailer’s stock. B. Riley’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 37.07% from the company’s current price.

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on NLS. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. DA Davidson reissued a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 price objective on shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) in a report on Wednesday, August 16th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $22.67.

Nautilus Group, Inc. (NYSE NLS) opened at 16.05 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $17.04 and its 200-day moving average is $17.58. The company has a market capitalization of $494.12 million, a P/E ratio of 17.37 and a beta of 2.15. Nautilus Group, Inc. has a 52-week low of $14.28 and a 52-week high of $24.99.

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 31st. The specialty retailer reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.01. Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) had a net margin of 7.25% and a return on equity of 17.22%. The company had revenue of $77 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $77.71 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.12 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts predict that Nautilus Group, Inc. will post $1.12 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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In related news, Director Richard A. Horn sold 7,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.70, for a total transaction of $125,250.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 41,626 shares in the company, valued at $695,154.20. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 3.70% of the company’s stock.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Sei Investments Co. grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 146.8% during the third quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 4,475 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 2,662 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 78.5% during the second quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 6,014 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $115,000 after buying an additional 2,644 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 13.8% during the fourth quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,474 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $120,000 after buying an additional 784 shares during the period. Mason Street Advisors LLC grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 5.5% during the first quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 7,179 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $131,000 after buying an additional 377 shares during the period. Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 2.4% during the second quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 7,260 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $139,000 after buying an additional 170 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 97.74% of the company’s stock.

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) Company Profile

Nautilus, Inc is a consumer fitness products company. The Company operates through two segments: Direct and Retail. Its principal business activities include designing, developing, sourcing and marketing of cardio and strength fitness products and related accessories for consumer use, primarily in the United States and Canada, but also in international markets outside North America.

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