November 23, 2016 - By Michael Collier
A well-grounded and judicious move was made by the President – GFGB of 1 800 Flowers Com Inc, Mr. David Taiclet, 2 days ago, when he sold amount company shares – 45,274, totalling $485,017 US Dollars, which is based on a market stock price of $10.7 for every share. David Taiclet now holds 409,997 shares of the Company.
Out of 4 analysts covering 1-800-Flowers.Com (NASDAQ:FLWS), 4 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 100% are positive. $13 is the highest target while $9 is the lowest. The $12.50 average target is 16.82% above today’s ($10.7) stock price. 1-800-Flowers.Com has been the topic of 7 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 31 by Noble Financial. The rating was maintained by Wunderlich on Tuesday, August 23 with “Buy”. The rating was initiated by Wunderlich on Thursday, January 21 with “Buy”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Ladenburg Thalmann. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, November 3 by B. Riley & Co.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1 in Q2 2016. Its down 0.30, from 1.3 in 2016Q1. The ratio turned negative, as 12 funds sold all 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc shares owned while 28 reduced positions. 8 funds bought stakes while 44 increased positions. They now own 21.65 million shares or 0.49% less from 21.76 million shares in 2016Q1.
Millennium Management Ltd Liability last reported 217,249 shares in the company. Goldman Sachs last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. The Manitoba – Canada-based Ig Inv Mngmt Limited has invested 0.01% in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reported 977 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Blackrock Group Ltd holds 5,891 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Morgan Stanley holds 0% of its portfolio in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) for 96,459 shares. Schwab Charles Investment Mngmt holds 0% of its portfolio in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) for 77,777 shares. Panagora Asset Mngmt accumulated 11,004 shares or 0% of the stock. Aqr Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 350,001 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Eagle Boston Invest Mngmt has invested 1.61% of its portfolio in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS). Wells Fargo And Mn has 11,294 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. Mcclain Value Management has invested 6.19% of its portfolio in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS). The United Kingdom-based Barclays Public has invested 0% in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS). Portolan Capital Management Ltd Liability Corporation owns 316,058 shares or 0.41% of their US portfolio. Denver Invest Limited Co has invested 0% of its portfolio in 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS).
Insider Transactions: Since August 30, 2016, the stock had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $785,270 net activity. Shares for $50,150 were sold by SHEA WILLIAM E. GALLAGHER GERARD M sold $109,120 worth of stock or 11,000 shares. On Monday, November 7 the insider Calcano Lawrence sold $295,500. $98,500 worth of 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) was sold by ELMORE LEONARD J.
It is down 40.42% since April 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.09% the S&P500.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is a provider of gourmet food and floral gifts for all occasions. The company has a market cap of $701.79 million. The Firm offers gifts for every occasion, including fresh flowers and a selection of plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, confections, candles, balloons and stuffed animals. It has a 29.18 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through three business divisions: Consumer Floral, Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets, and BloomNet Wire Service.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is a leading e-commerce provider of floral products and gifts, in terms of number of customers and revenue. With the development of the company’s online business and a strategic acquisition, they have continuously expanded their product offerings, most recently to include gourmet foods and home and garden merchandise. As a result, the company has developed relationships with customers who purchase products not only for gifting occasions but also for everyday consumption.”
Analysts await 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) to report earnings on January, 26. They expect $0.95 EPS, up 3.26% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.92 per share. FLWS’s profit will be $62.31M for 2.82 P/E if the $0.95 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.24 actual EPS reported by 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -495.83% EPS growth.
More important recent 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) news were published by: Forbes.com which released: “1-800 Flowers: Creating The Next Generation Gifting Powerhouse” on October 31, 2016, also Prnewswire.com published article titled: “1-800-FLOWERS.COM Launches Beta of “GWYN”, an Artificial Intelligence Powered ..”, Businesswire.com published: “1-800-FLOWERS.COM President Christopher G. McCann Named CEO; Founder Jim ..” on March 09, 2016. More interesting news about 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) was released by: Newsday.com and their article: “At 1-800-Flowers.com, brother succeeds founder as CEO” with publication date: July 29, 2016.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc., incorporated on June 30, 1992, is a well-known provider of gourmet food and floral gifts for all occasions. The Firm offers gifts for every occasion, including fresh flowers and a selection of plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, confections, candles, balloons and stuffed animals. The Firm operates through three business divisions: Consumer Floral, Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets, and BloomNet Wire Service. The Consumer Floral segment includes the activities of the Company’s flagship brand, 1-800-Flowers.com, FruitBouquets.com and Flowerama. The Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets segment includes the activities of Harry & David (which includes Wolferman’s, Moose Munch and Stockyards.com), Fannie May Confections Brands (which includes Harry London), Cheryl’s (which includes Mrs. Beasley’s), The Popcorn Factory, DesignPac and 1-800-Baskets. The BloomNet Wire Service segment includes the activities of BloomNet and Napco. The Company’s BloomNet international floral wire service (www.mybloomnet.net) provides a range of products and value-added services. The Company’s Celebrations suite of services include Celebrations Passport Free Shipping program, Celebrations Rewards and Celebrations RemindersSM.
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