Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Lifestyle apparel company stocks make a comeback on NYSE
Lifestyle apparel company stocks make a comeback on NYSE
14
Feb '13
Lifestyle apparel company stocks are making a comeback. PVH Corp. expects to report higher annual revenue and EPS. Its stock mimicked the company's growth and looks all set to provide further value to its investors. However, the sector still has to get its previous highs back.

Oxford Industries Inc faces sluggish growth prospects. The company plans to focus on its profitable brands to boost its feasibility. Overall industrial trend is encouraging as most of its component firms are looking forward to announce healthy quarterly and annual results.

Oxford Industries Inc. stock reversed its 2012 trend and grew 3 percent in 2013 on an YTD basis. The company posted better revenue and EPS figures for its third quarter and the trend is expected to continue for the fourth quarter as well. Oxford Industries has popular brands like Lilly Pulitzer and Tommy Bahama.

However, the company has a rather subdued outlook for the near future on account of delays in opening new outlets. The company fortunes are also being dragged down by its low performing Ben Sherman division. Oxford Industries is looking to take steps to bring efficiency to the unit.

Oxford Industries stock is currently in a bullish mode. It is trading above its short-term and long-term moving average price. While it is expected to make up moves in the coming future, it is expected to run into first resistance level at $49.50. It is also trading near overbought territory and thus has the potential to provide good short-term gains. The company also recently paid 15 cents per share in dividend. Oxford Industries offers dividend yield of 1.26 percent.

Conversely, PVH Corp. owns popular luxury brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein in its portfolio. For the third quarter of the year, the company had reported encouraging sales trends. For the full year, PVH Corp. expects to earn in the range of $6.37 and $6.38 per share. Its annual revenue is also expected to grow by 2 percent to $6.01 billion. The stock grew 47 percent in the past 52 weeks and on the expectation of good full year results, it is easy to assume that it has good upside left.

PVH Corp. serves a different market segment through an eclectic mix of brands. This way the company is able to diversify its risk profile. Its stock is in a bullish mode as it recently set a new 52-week high price. The company is now aggressively developing its IZOD brands by inking various licensing agreements. It has collaborated with Concept One, American Essentials and Stepping Stones for promoting the brand. The stock is expected to see a positive impact from these steps.

Apart from growing organically, PVH Corp. is also focusing its attention to acquisitions to bolster its presence in the market. It acquired The Warnaco Group Inc., which will help it to gain a foothold in major markets across the globe. The acquisition is expected to be accretive from FY 2013. The company is on a growth trajectory, which justifies its premium P/E multiple.

Shine's Rooms

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 29th Apr 2017

Textile sector may have uniform GST rate: Irani

The textile sector could have a uniform Goods and Services Tax (GST)...

Textiles | On 30th Apr 2017

Government revamping tech mission on cotton

Indian Government is working to revamp the technology mission on...

Apparel/Garments | On 30th Apr 2017

Columbia Sportswear records Q1 net sales of $543.8 mn

Columbia Sportswear Company has announced record net sales of $543.8...

Interviews View All

Sonia Agarwal
Whitenife

‘The terms eco-friendly and organic are common but everyone perceives them ...

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Cyril Pereira
Reed Exhibitions India, organiser of Asian Machine Tool Exhibition 2016

'Major problem in the textile machinery manufacturing industry is the lack ...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
April 2017

April 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X