What does Average Directional Index Predict about Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)?


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) for the period of 9-Day stands at 39.11% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 40.91%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Urban Outfitters, Inc. operates two business segments consisting of a lifestyle-oriented general merchandise retailing segment and a wholesale apparel business.  The retailing segment operates through retail stores and direct response, including a catalog and two web sites.  The company’s wholesale business designs and markets young women’s casual wear which it provides to the company’s retail operations and sells to specialty retailers worldwide.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) opened the session at $23.91 and after going up 3.22% closed at $24.97. The stock gained 1.06 points in the last trade.

Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $23.91 and $25.20 during the previous active session. Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) traded with the volume of 2.46 Million with average volume of 3.67 Million. The stock has LOW volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.62 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.72 and 58.23 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 110.41 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 16.7 while Forward P/E shows the value of 15.66.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.57. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.78 and 2.17 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 7.12 and 10.41 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) stands at 1.5 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 2.5.

Return on Assets ROA of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) is at 9.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) stand at 13.3% and 16.6% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 0.48% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 8.57%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 40.6% while six month performance of the shares of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) remained bullish with the count of 15.55%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) remained down at -27.5% and -12.32% respectively.