Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) – Equities researchers at Imperial Capital issued their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued on Tuesday. Imperial Capital analyst G. Kelly forecasts that the specialty retailer will post earnings of $0.23 per share for the quarter. Imperial Capital has a “In-Line” rating and a $14.00 price objective on the stock. Imperial Capital also issued estimates for Nautilus Group, Inc. (The)’s Q2 2018 earnings at $0.08 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.22 EPS and Q4 2018 earnings at $0.45 EPS.

Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The specialty retailer reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.03. Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) had a net margin of 7.28% and a return on equity of 18.87%. The business had revenue of $88.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $92.29 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.16 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 9.0% on a year-over-year basis.

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A number of other analysts have also recently commented on NLS. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. DA Davidson raised shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $19.00 to $22.00 in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. Finally, Aegis started coverage on shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) in a research note on Monday, September 11th. They set a “buy” rating and a $21.00 target price for the company. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $19.00.

Nautilus Group, Inc. (NLS) remained flat at $13.00 on Wednesday. 460,519 shares of the stock traded hands. The company has a market capitalization of $400.22 million, a PE ratio of 14.07 and a beta of 2.13. Nautilus Group, Inc. has a 52 week low of $12.40 and a 52 week high of $19.80. The company’s 50 day moving average is $16.77 and its 200-day moving average is $17.53.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 10.1% during the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 327,192 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $5,971,000 after acquiring an additional 29,951 shares during the last quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. acquired a new position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) during the second quarter worth about $366,000. Royce & Associates LP boosted its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 24.6% during the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 1,759,049 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $33,686,000 after acquiring an additional 347,736 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG boosted its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 10.1% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 75,294 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,374,000 after acquiring an additional 6,881 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE boosted its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 72.1% during the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 46,829 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $855,000 after acquiring an additional 19,623 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 93.72% of the company’s stock.

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

About Nautilus Group, Inc. (The)

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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