New York State Common Retirement Fund trimmed its holdings in Perry Ellis International Inc. (NASDAQ:PERY) by 0.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 23,706 shares of the textile maker’s stock after selling 1 shares during the period. New York State Common Retirement Fund owned 0.16% of Perry Ellis International worth $461,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in Perry Ellis International by 12.8% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 664,127 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $14,266,000 after purchasing an additional 75,397 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its holdings in Perry Ellis International by 3.9% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 414,355 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $8,064,000 after purchasing an additional 15,555 shares in the last quarter. ClariVest Asset Management LLC lifted its holdings in Perry Ellis International by 19.4% in the 2nd quarter. ClariVest Asset Management LLC now owns 264,941 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $5,156,000 after purchasing an additional 43,000 shares in the last quarter. American Century Companies Inc. lifted its holdings in Perry Ellis International by 2.9% in the 2nd quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 228,635 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $4,449,000 after purchasing an additional 6,399 shares in the last quarter. Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in Perry Ellis International by 8.5% in the 1st quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 182,128 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $3,912,000 after purchasing an additional 14,221 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 71.18% of the company’s stock.

PERY has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Perry Ellis International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $26.00 target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, September 28th. TheStreet lowered shares of Perry Ellis International from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Friday, August 18th. KeyCorp restated a “hold” rating on shares of Perry Ellis International in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Finally, FBR & Co set a $27.00 target price on shares of Perry Ellis International and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $28.75.

Perry Ellis International Inc. (PERY) opened at $23.24 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $367.52, a PE ratio of 12.44 and a beta of 0.60. Perry Ellis International Inc. has a 1-year low of $16.35 and a 1-year high of $29.00. The company has a current ratio of 3.17, a quick ratio of 1.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25.

Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ:PERY) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 24th. The textile maker reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $206.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $204.97 million. Perry Ellis International had a net margin of 2.08% and a return on equity of 9.05%. The company’s revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.15 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Perry Ellis International Inc. will post 2.15 earnings per share for the current year.

In other news, insider Stanley P. Silverstein sold 13,507 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.11, for a total transaction of $298,639.77. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Luis S. Paez sold 3,812 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.55, for a total transaction of $82,148.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 20.20% of the company’s stock.

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About Perry Ellis International

Perry Ellis International, Inc is an apparel company. The Company designs, sources, markets and licenses its products nationally and internationally at multiple price points and across all levels of retail distribution. It operates through four segments: Men’s Sportswear and Swim, Women’s Sportswear, Direct-to-Consumer and Licensing.

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