Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) – Analysts at DA Davidson dropped their Q4 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. DA Davidson analyst A. Burns now expects that the specialty retailer will post earnings of $0.32 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.55. DA Davidson currently has a “Buy” rating and a $22.00 target price on the stock. DA Davidson also issued estimates for Nautilus Group, Inc. (The)’s FY2018 earnings at $0.97 EPS.

A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday. Imperial Capital lowered shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from an “outperform” rating to an “in-line” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $20.00 to $14.00 in a research note on Tuesday. Lake Street Capital lowered shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $25.00 to $15.00 in a research note on Tuesday. SunTrust Banks, Inc. lowered shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $16.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, B. Riley set a $20.00 price target on shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.00.

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A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 20.7% during the third quarter. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS now owns 120,300 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $2,033,000 after buying an additional 20,600 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 36.4% during the third quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 81,776 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,382,000 after buying an additional 21,832 shares during the period. Northpointe Capital LLC grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 12.1% during the third quarter. Northpointe Capital LLC now owns 1,015,661 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $17,165,000 after buying an additional 109,799 shares during the period. Skylands Capital LLC grew its position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) by 64.1% during the third quarter. Skylands Capital LLC now owns 115,000 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,944,000 after buying an additional 44,900 shares during the period. Finally, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) during the second quarter worth about $400,000. Institutional investors own 93.72% of the company’s stock.

In other Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) news, Director Richard A. Horn sold 7,500 shares of the company’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 sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Corporate insiders own 3.70% 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.

Earnings History and Estimates for Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS)

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