News articles about Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (NASDAQ:SHOS) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.1091868785036 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (NASDAQ:SHOS) remained flat at $$1.75 during trading hours on Monday. The stock had a trading volume of 44,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 82,787. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has a 52-week low of $1.45 and a 52-week high of $7.25. The company has a current ratio of 1.77, a quick ratio of 0.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01.
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (NASDAQ:SHOS) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, September 6th. The company reported ($1.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $489.99 million for the quarter. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores had a negative return on equity of 43.28% and a negative net margin of 9.92%.
In other news, major shareholder Edward S. Lampert bought 219,989 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $1.50 per share, with a total value of $329,983.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Over the last ninety days, insiders have purchased 228,089 shares of company stock worth $347,039. 0.50% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Company Profile
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc is a national retailer primarily focused on selling home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware. In addition to merchandise, the Company provides its customers with access to a suite of related services, including home delivery, installation, and extended-service plans.
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