Technical Analysis of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR)


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 Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) for the period of 9-Day stands at 69.67% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 50.41%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) 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 Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Express, Inc. is a specialty retailer of women’s and men’s apparel in the United States. The Company operates retail outlets in high-traffic shopping malls, lifestyle centers and street locations across the United States. It also sells its products through its e-commerce website, Express targets women and men between 20 and 30 years of age. The Company offers its customers an edited assortment of apparel and accessories to address fashion needs across multiple aspects of their lifestyles, including work, casual and going-out occasions. Express, Inc. is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) opened the session at $7.05 and after going down -2.97% closed at $6.87. The stock lost -0.18 points in the last trade.

Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $6.76 and $7.15 during the previous active session. Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) traded with the volume of 1.49 Million with average volume of 2.58 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.38 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.31 and 53.41 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) is at 0.4% and the shares outstanding are 78.79 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 30 while Forward P/E shows the value of 12.36.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.5. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.25 and 0.86 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 3.12 and 3.59 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) stands at 0.8 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.7.

Return on Assets ROA of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) is at 1.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) stand at 2.9% and 11.1% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 1.63% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 16.44%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 23.34% while six month performance of the shares of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) remained bearish with the count of -13.48%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) remained down at -48.54% and -36.15% respectively.