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Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) went up by 0.75% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $5.28, while ASNA stocks collected -0.74% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) Worth an Investment?

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) The 36 Months beta value for ASNA stocks is at 1.28, while 0 of the analysts out of 5 who provided ratings for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. stocks as a “buy” while 0 as overweight, 5 rated it as hold and 0 as sell. The average price we get from analysts is $1.83 which is $0.48 above current price. ASNA currently has a short float of 36.29% and public float of 156.97M with average trading volume of 3.82M shares.

ASNA Market Performance

ASNA stocks went down by -0.74% for the week, with the monthly jump of 14.89% and a quarterly performance of -40.27%, while its annual performance rate touched -52.63%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.14% for ASNA stocks with the simple moving average of -54.27% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ASNA stocks, with Citigroup repeating the rating for ASNA shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for ASNA socks in the upcoming period according to Citigroup is $80 based on the research report published on April 3, 2019.

Telsey Advisory Group, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ASNA stock at the price of $4, previously predicting the value of $5. The rating they have provided for ASNA stocks is “Market Perform” according to the report published on December 11, 2018.

B. Riley FBR, Inc. gave “Neutral” rating to ASNA stocks, setting the target price at $2 in the report published on March 6, 2018.

ASNA Stocks 4.39% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought ASNA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Ascena Retail Group, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -74.46% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 8.62%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 9.97%, while the shares surge at the distance of +12.50% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -30.77% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, ASNA went down by -0.74%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -61.76% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $1.24. In addition, Ascena Retail Group, Inc. saw -46.22% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

ASNA Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +2.31 for the present operating margin and +52.13 for gross margin. The net margin for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. stands at -0.60. Total capital return value is set at 6.79, while invested capital returns managed to touch -1.79. Equity return holds the value -9.30%, with -2.00% for asset returns.

Based on Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA), the company’s capital structure generated 166.40 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 62.46. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 37.21 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 166.40 and long-term debt to capital is 62.46.

EBITDA value lies at +48.40 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.58. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.21 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.71. The receivables turnover for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. is 71.82 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.77. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.25.