This stock has been chosen as a JUMP candidate for its upcoming earnings catalyst that is likely to move the stock between 5-20% post release. To conduct further research on the financials, analyst views and pivot points visit the Inside Mole research tool. This report is based on our analysis and opinions and the trade plan is how we intend to trade this event. As a self-directed trader you may decide to take a different approach to this event. For details on how we trade these events watch the video below.
Target: Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL)
Earnings Release Date: 2/13/18 (After Market Close)
Position Entry Time: (at or near EOD-end of day)
Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) will be posting its FQ4-17 quarterly earnings results today at close. [FOSL] is expected to post earnings of $.39 per share on revenue of $890.47 Million. In the last quarter, the company reported $-.03 earnings per share BEATING the analysts’ consensus estimate of $-14. The stock is currently trading at $8 per share.
Last 3 Quarters – “Jump Zone” Move: -19.7%, -29.39%, -24.79%
Consensus Estimates: ($.42 whisper) ($.42 estimize) ($ ($.39 wall street)
(** always check in the trade room 30 minutes prior to close for last minute trajectory updates
OUR TRADE PLAN: SELL
ANALYSIS: market reaction to today’s news, though we see the results being in-line on earnings or even a slight beat. Though the company is doing better its not enough with market pressure unless they show something extraordinary in their guidance for next quarter and beyond and we are not seeing that.negative
We are SHORT for today’s event though we expect a bounce after an initial down move that could be significant. Trade Room will have updated news and moves.
(Note: This is an after-market release – today)
TARGET ‘JUMP ZONE’ POTENTIAL: 15-20%
CONFIDENCE RANKING: 8
POTENTIAL OPTIONS CONTRACT: NONE
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