XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) was downgraded by stock analysts at B. Riley from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $35.00 price target on the specialty retailer’s stock, up from their prior price target of $32.00. B. Riley’s target price points to a potential upside of 0.26% from the company’s current price.

XOXO has been the topic of several other research reports. ValuEngine raised shares of XO Group from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of XO Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $31.00 target price on the stock in a report on Friday, August 3rd. Finally, Roth Capital lowered their target price on shares of XO Group from $29.00 to $26.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, July 31st. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. XO Group has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $31.25.

Shares of NYSE:XOXO opened at $34.91 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $716.03 million, a PE ratio of 89.51, a PEG ratio of 2.82 and a beta of 0.89. XO Group has a fifty-two week low of $17.49 and a fifty-two week high of $35.83.

XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July 31st. The specialty retailer reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.19. The business had revenue of $43.15 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.85 million. XO Group had a net margin of 7.73% and a return on equity of 8.57%. sell-side analysts expect that XO Group will post 0.65 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Northern Trust Corp lifted its stake in shares of XO Group by 2.2% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 344,451 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $11,023,000 after purchasing an additional 7,289 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio acquired a new position in XO Group during the second quarter worth about $694,000. WINTON GROUP Ltd acquired a new position in XO Group during the second quarter worth about $12,113,000. Zacks Investment Management acquired a new position in shares of XO Group in the second quarter valued at approximately $2,626,000. Finally, Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its position in shares of XO Group by 630.2% in the second quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 7,879 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $252,000 after buying an additional 6,800 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 88.69% of the company’s stock.

XO Group Company Profile

XO Group Inc provides multiplatform media and marketplace services to the wedding, pregnancy and parenting, and local entertainment markets primarily in the United States. It operates a network of Websites under various brands, including The Knot, which offers wedding resources and marketplaces through wedding Website and mobile apps, national and local wedding magazines, and nationally published books; and The Bump, a pregnancy and parenting brand that provides personalized information, content, and tools for navigating the journey from fertility to pregnancy and parenting through the toddler years.

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