Tilly's Inc (NYSE:TLYS) CFO Michael Henry sold 11,405 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.71, for a total value of $179,172.55. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 16,405 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $257,722.55. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of Tilly's Inc (TLYS) traded down $0.03 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $15.57. The company had a trading volume of 166,575 shares, compared to its average volume of 198,958. Tilly's Inc has a 52 week low of $8.02 and a 52 week high of $16.57. The company has a market capitalization of $446.17, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.97 and a beta of -0.42.

Tilly's (NYSE:TLYS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 29th. The specialty retailer reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.09. Tilly's had a return on equity of 10.23% and a net margin of 2.50%. The company had revenue of $152.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $151.44 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.22 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up .5% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts anticipate that Tilly's Inc will post 0.65 EPS for the current year.

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. First Trust Advisors LP bought a new position in Tilly's during the third quarter valued at approximately $122,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in Tilly's by 74.7% during the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 12,080 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $133,000 after buying an additional 5,167 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers raised its position in Tilly's by 4.2% during the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 14,358 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $146,000 after purchasing an additional 580 shares during the period. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Tilly's during the second quarter valued at approximately $151,000. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. purchased a new stake in Tilly's during the third quarter valued at approximately $151,000. 43.55% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

TLYS has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Tilly's from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. Roth Capital set a $16.00 price objective on Tilly's and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, November 17th. BidaskClub lowered Tilly's from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine lowered Tilly's from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Finally, B. Riley set a $15.00 price target on Tilly's and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 28th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $15.00.

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Tilly's Company Profile

Tilly’s, Inc is a destination specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls. The Company offers an unparalleled selection of relevant brands, styles, colors, sizes and price points. The Company’s apparel merchandise includes branded, fashion and styles for tops, outerwear, bottoms and dresses.

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