Under Armour sees first-quarter loss, but sales beat estimates


Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UAA) has declined 17.22% since April 30, 2017 and is downtrending. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 67,660,377 shares, an increase of 8.5% from the March 15th total of 62,383,303 shares. About 75,698 shares traded. The SI to Under Armour Inc Class A's float is 18.31%. A lower price to book ratio indicates that the stock might be undervalued. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. In the case of UAA, investors need not worry about such volatility considering active hedge funds don't have a significant stake.

While the USA economy has performed relatively well in recent months, Under Armour's sales were down 1% in North America. A price to earnings ratio alone is not enough, but comparing it to other in the Consumer Goods will give you an idea of how expensive or how much of a discount Under Armour, Inc.is trading.

Under Armour posted a loss for the first three months of the year, but sales beat estimates, climbing 6 percent and driven by strong growth in worldwide and online business. Vantage Investment Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Under Armour by 240.0% in the 4th quarter.

The company, which is valued at $10.96B, last published its earnings results on Tuesday, 02/13/2018 for the quarter that ended in Dec-17. One of the most popular ratios is the "Return on Assets" (aka ROA).

Under Armour posted a fourth quarter sales beat on a conservative guide but issued a less bad than feared outlook that has its share of risks.

Analyst Watch: Analysts have assigned their consensus opinion on this stock with rating of 2.8 on scale of 1 to 5. Also, Director Byron K. Adams, Jr. sold 34,726 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 5th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating on shares of Under Armour in a research note on Sunday, July 17th. Zacks Investment Research raised Under Armour from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Saturday, January 6th. On Friday, December 15 Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Under Armour, Inc.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Under Armour, Inc., where 1 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 1 analysts have given a Buy signal, 6 said it's a HOLD, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (NYSE:UAA) is -151.750754. This ratio is found by taking the current share price and dividing by earnings per share.

Diluted loss per share for the period was US$0.07. UAA's SI was 67.66M shares in April as released by FINRA. Under Armour has a twelve month low of $11.40 and a twelve month high of $23.46. The firm has a market cap of $13.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 68.76 and a beta of 0.39. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a current ratio of 2.20 and a quick ratio of 1.11.

Within the worldwide business, revenue in Europe, the Middle East and Africa rose 23% (13% currency neutral), in Asia-Pacific revenue rose 35% (28% currency neutral) and in Latin America revenue rose 21% (14% currency neutral), according to a company press release.