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Analysts See $0.12 EPS for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

December 8, 2017 - By Louis Casey

 Analysts See $0.12 EPS for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.44, from 1.54 in 2017Q1. It worsened, as 30 investors sold Pier 1 Imports, Inc. shares while 49 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 67.87 million shares or 5.87% less from 72.11 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
Moreover, Millennium Limited Liability has 0.02% invested in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR). Citigroup invested in 921,972 shares or 0% of the stock. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Mngmt Corporation owns 0% invested in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) for 97,400 shares. Qs Ltd Liability Company holds 0% or 8,262 shares in its portfolio. Oppenheimer Asset Management holds 0% or 1,434 shares in its portfolio. 26,000 were reported by Teton. Smithfield Trust holds 0% of its portfolio in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) for 515 shares. Oppenheimer And Company has 0% invested in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR). Stifel Fincl holds 0% in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) or 103,800 shares. Bridgeway stated it has 527,100 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Brandywine Global Inv Mgmt Ltd invested in 45,879 shares or 0% of the stock. Legal & General Public Limited Co holds 25,605 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Tfs Ltd Llc invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR). Eagle Global Advisors Ltd Liability owns 33,740 shares. Penn Capital holds 0.25% or 634,958 shares in its portfolio.

Analysts expect Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) to report $0.12 EPS on December, 13.They anticipate $0.10 EPS change or 45.45 % from last quarter’s $0.22 EPS. PIR’s profit would be $10.05 million giving it 10.83 P/E if the $0.12 EPS is correct. After having $-0.05 EPS previously, Pier 1 Imports, Inc.’s analysts see -340.00 % EPS growth. The stock increased 2.77% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $5.2. About 1.45 million shares traded. Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) has declined 2.95% since December 8, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.65% the S&P500.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) Ratings Coverage

Among 22 analysts covering Pier 1 Imports (NYSE:PIR), 5 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 23% are positive. Pier 1 Imports has $15.0 highest and $3.5 lowest target. $8.50’s average target is 63.46% above currents $5.2 stock price. Pier 1 Imports had 49 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by UBS on Monday, November 9. The stock of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, May 24 by Topeka Capital Markets. On Thursday, June 29 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Hold”. As per Thursday, June 22, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, September 25 by Deutsche Bank. The stock has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, September 8. Jefferies initiated the shares of PIR in report on Thursday, October 8 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, September 28.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. engages in the retail sale of decorative accessories, furniture, candles, housewares, gifts, and seasonal products. The company has market cap of $435.71 million. It offers decorative accents and textiles, such as rugs, wall decorations and mirrors, pillows, bedding, lamps, vases, dried and artificial flowers, baskets, ceramics, dinnerware, candles, fragrances, gifts, and seasonal items; and furniture and furniture cushions that are used in living, dining, office, kitchen and bedroom areas, sunrooms, and patios. It has a 14.4 P/E ratio. As of February 25, 2017, the Company operated 941 stores in the United States and 77 stores in Canada It also operates e-Commerce Website, pier1.com.

More news for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Credit Suisse sees Pier 1 Imports heading into unchartered territory” on November 08, 2017. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Pier 1 Imports, Inc. Announces Date for Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Earnings …” and published on November 29, 2017 is yet another important article.

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