$-0.71 EPS Expected for Stage Stores (SSI); Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP Has Upped Southwest Bancorp (OKSB) Position

November 15, 2017 - By Winifred Garcia

Analysts expect Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) to report $-0.71 EPS on November, 16 before the open.They anticipate $0.14 EPS change or 24.56% from last quarter’s $-0.57 EPS. After having $-0.15 EPS previously, Stage Stores Inc’s analysts see 373.33% EPS growth. The stock decreased 5.56% or $0.11 on November 14, reaching $1.87. About shares traded. Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) has declined 49.89% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 66.59% the S&P500.

Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP increased Southwest Bancorp Inc. (OKSB) stake by 141.6% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP acquired 412,938 shares as Southwest Bancorp Inc. (OKSB)’s stock declined 11.83%. The Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP holds 704,562 shares with $18.00M value, up from 291,624 last quarter. Southwest Bancorp Inc. now has $531.59M valuation. It closed at $28.45 lastly. It is down 54.04% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.34% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Stage Stores (NYSE:SSI), 3 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. Stage Stores had 21 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, May 20, the company rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group. Northcoast upgraded the shares of SSI in report on Tuesday, February 7 to “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Thursday, August 13. The stock of Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) earned “Buy” rating by TheStreet on Saturday, August 22. The stock of Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) has “Market Perform” rating given on Thursday, November 19 by Telsey Advisory Group. The company was downgraded on Friday, August 21 by B. Riley & Co. Northcoast downgraded Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) on Friday, November 18 to “Sell” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Friday, August 21. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, August 21 by Wesley Advisory Group. The rating was upgraded by Johnson Rice on Monday, April 3 to “Accumulate”.

Since June 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $24,250 activity. LUNDY RUSS II had sold 10,000 shares worth $24,250.

Stage Stores, Inc. operates specialty department stores mainly in small and mid-sized towns and communities. The company has market cap of $51.60 million. The Company’s department stores offer a range of brand name and private label apparel, accessories, cosmetics, footwear and home goods. It currently has negative earnings. The Firm operates approximately 830 specialty department stores in over 40 states under the BEALLS, GOODY’S, PALAIS ROYAL, PEEBLES and STAGE nameplates and a direct-to-consumer business.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.63 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.11, from 0.52 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 24 investors sold Stage Stores Inc shares while 22 reduced holdings. 13 funds opened positions while 16 raised stakes. 13.30 million shares or 16.40% less from 15.91 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. The New York-based Element Capital Management Limited Liability Co has invested 0.05% in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI). Moreover, Frontier Investment Mngmt Co has 0% invested in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI). 1,486 are owned by Gru One Trading Ltd Partnership. North Carolina-based Savings Bank Of America Corp De has invested 0% in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI). First Mercantile reported 11,573 shares stake. Natl Bank Of Mellon Corporation stated it has 490,515 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Paloma Partners has 0% invested in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) for 91,800 shares. State Street owns 38,156 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Geode Ltd Co has 167,530 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership invested 0% in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI). Creative Planning accumulated 0% or 5,700 shares. Citigroup reported 357 shares. Tower Research Cap Lc (Trc) has 0% invested in Stage Stores Inc (NYSE:SSI) for 12,350 shares. Barclays Public Ltd Llc reported 67,376 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Wells Fargo & Commerce Mn holds 200 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP decreased Incyte Corp. (NASDAQ:INCY) stake by 11,618 shares to 29,682 valued at $3.74 million in 2017Q2. It also reduced Pioneer Natural Resources Comp (NYSE:PXD) stake by 2,381 shares and now owns 36,371 shares. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) was reduced too.

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