Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) Short Interest Strengthened By 6.83%

June 27, 2018 - By Maria Fierro

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.11 in Q1 2018. It has change of 0.13, from 2017Q4’s 0.98. The ratio increased due to Urban Outfitters, Inc. positioning: 28 sold and 86 reduced. 58 funds amassed stakes and 69 increased stakes. Investors holded 78.97 million in 2017Q4 but now own 74.36 million shares or 5.84% less.
Qs Investors Ltd has invested 0% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Wellington Mgmt Group Inc Llp holds 160,238 shs. Amer Int Grp has invested 0.02% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.03% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas stated it has 0% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Crow Point Limited Liability Co reported 0.02% stake. Signaturefd Llc reported 0% of its capital in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 29,200 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Invesco Ltd accumulated 1.26 million shs. Moreover, Ing Groep Nv has 0.01% invested in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) for 12,184 shs. Morgan Stanley stated it has 723,787 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. Point72 Asset Management L P holds 51,800 shs or 0.01% of its capital. 361,265 were reported by Principal Fincl Grp. Tarbox Family Office reported 0% of its capital in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Systematic Financial L P reported 0.23% of its capital in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN).

Urban Outfitters, Inc. had 19 selling transactions and 0 buys since March 9, 2018. This’s net activity of $28.08 million. STROUSE ROBERT H had sold 80,000 shs worth $3.38 million. On Friday, March 9 17,397 shs were sold by Hollinger Calvin, worth $613,235. On Thursday, April 12 McCreight David W. had sold 147,319 shs worth $5.68M. On Wednesday, March 28 BELAIR SCOTT A also sold $1.10M worth of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). 800 Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) shs with value of $31,209 were sold by Hayne Azeez. CHERKEN HARRY S JR had sold 20,000 shs worth $781,900.

Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) reported an increase of 6.83% in shorted shares. FINRA announced in June URBN’s total 8.20 million shorted shares. Previously was reported up change of 6.83% from 7.68 million shares. Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) has 1.86 million shares average volume. It’ll cost 4 days for URBN to restore its former position. Urban Outfitters Inc’s shorted shares float is 10.56%.

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $46.44.Urban Outfitters, Inc. has volume of 269,541 shares. Since June 27, 2017 URBN has risen 124.18% and is uptrending. URBN outperformed the S&P 500 by 111.61%.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. engages in the retail and wholesale of general consumer products.The company has $5.05 billion market cap. It operates through two divisions, Retail and Wholesale.48.38 is the P/E ratio. The firm retails women??s and men??s fashion apparel, intimates, footwear, beauty and accessories, home goods, activewear, and electronics for young adults aged 18 to 28 under the Urban Outfitters brand; and assortment, including women??s casual apparel and accessories, intimates, shoes, beauty, home furnishings, and various gifts and decorative items for women aged 28 to 45 under the Anthropologie brand.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) Ratings Coverage

A total of 18 analysts rate Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN) as follows: 7 “Buy”, 10 “Hold” and 1 “Sell”. Тherefore 39% are bullish. The firm has $5300 highest and $33 lowest target. The avg target $42.25 is -9.02% below the last ($46.44) price. (NASDAQ:URBN) has 26 ratings reports on Jun 27, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Tuesday, March 6 the firm has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets given. On Wednesday, May 16 the firm earned “Neutral” rating by M Partners. On Tuesday, March 6 RBC Capital Markets maintained Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) rating. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $40.0 target. The stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy” on Tuesday, June 12. On Wednesday, March 7 the firm has “Buy” rating given by Jefferies. On Tuesday, March 6 the company was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, February 9. On Wednesday, March 7 KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets has “Overweight” rating and $45 target. On Wednesday, March 7 Wells Fargo maintained the shares of URBN in report with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, March 7 the stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust.

Another two news for Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) were briefly released by: Seekingalpha.com on June 01, 2018 with title “Urban Outfitters: More Than Meets The Eye”. The other Forbes.com‘s article was titled “Benefit Of Higher Consumer Spending Continuing In Q2 For Urban Outfitters” and released on June 15, 2018.

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