Jefferies Group Reiterates Buy on Dollar Tree (DLTR)
Shares of Dollar Tree opened at 101.30 on Wednesday. Dollar Tree has a one year low of $60.00 and a one year high of $102.42. The company has a market cap of $11.716 billion and a P/E ratio of 25.14.
Dollar Tree last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 22nd. The company reported $1.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.02. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Dollar Tree will post $0.95 earnings per share next quarter.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on DLTR. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets raised their EPS on shares of Dollar Tree in a research note to investors on Wednesday, May 9th. They now have an “outperform” rating and a $117.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at BB&T (NYSE: BBT) upgraded shares of Dollar Tree from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Friday, April 27th. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank (NYSE: DB) raised their price target on shares of Dollar Tree from $94.00 to $110.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday, April 25th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
Dollar Tree, Inc. is an operator of discount variety stores offering merchandise at the fixed price of $1.