Guess Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

GES -- USA Stock  

USD 21.49  0.32  0.01%

Considering 30-days investment horizon, and your above average risk tolerance our recommendation regarding Guess is 'Hold'. Macroaxis provides Guess buy hold or sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding Guess positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Guess available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site. The advice is provided from Guess buy-and-hold prospective. Please also check Guess Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for muliple equity instruments please use Instant Ratings tool.

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Financial Leverage

For the selected time horizon Guess has a risk adjusted performance of 0.056, jensen alpha of 0.1551, total risk alpha of 0.1917, sortino ratio of 0.0414 and treynor ratio of 0.0703
Macroaxis buy or sell recommendations module can be used to complement current analysts and expert consensus on Guess. Our buy, hold, or sell recommendation engine utilizes analyzes the firm potential to grow using all fundamental data market data available at the time. To make sure Guess is not overpriced, please check out all Guess fundamentals including its Total Debt, Market Capitalization and the relationship between Gross Profit and Short Ratio . Given that Guess has Price to Book of 2.14X, we strongly advise you confirm Guess market performance and probability of bankruptcy to make sure the company can sustain itself in the current economic cycle given your regular risk tolerance and investing horizon.

Guess Thematic Classifications

Apparel IdeaApparel
USA Equities from Apparel industry as classified by Fama & French

Guess Returns Distribution Density

Mean Return0.1Value At Risk4.59
Potential Upside5.55Standard Deviation3.61
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Guess Greeks

Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW=1.22
Overall volatility
Information ratio =0.0395

Guess Volatility Alert

Guess shows above average downside volatility of 3.45 for selected time horizon. We advise investors to further inspect Guess to make sure all market timing and asset allocation strategies are consistent with estimation about Guess future alpha.
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Guess Fundamental Vs Peers

FundamentalsGuessPeer Average
Return On Equity(0.56)% (15.17)%
Return On Asset4.57% (15.64)%
Profit Margin(0.32)% (5.50)%
Operating Margin7.15% (10.91)%
Current Valuation1.59B152.14B
Shares Outstanding81.04M1.43B
Shares Owned by Insiders30.52% 6.91%
Shares Owned by Institutions72.02% 18.37%
Number of Shares Shorted5.41M3.24M
Price to Book2.14X14.44X
Price to Sales0.68X17.81X
Gross Profit828.85M21.75B
Net Income(8.85M)517.71M
Cash and Equivalents138.92M3.89B
Cash per Share1.71X5.17X
Total Debt39.79M7.36B
Debt to Equity4.70% 0.72%
Current Ratio1.93X3.30X
Book Value Per Share10.08X13.64X
Cash Flow from Operations61.55M1.25B
Short Ratio5.91X2.09X
Earnings Per Share(0.11)X2.30X
Price to Earnings To Growth4.23X1.22X
Number of Employees14.7K10.67K
Market Capitalization1.75B29.78B
Total Asset1.54B126.86B
Retained Earnings1.27B38.24B
Working Capital709.19M3.58B
Current Asset1.04B36.8B
Current Liabilities327.06M33.34B
   Payment of 5404 shares by Sandeep Reddy of Guess subject to Rule 16b-3 [view details]

Guess Alerts

Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

Guess has very high historical volatility over the last 30 days
The company reported last year revenue of 2.56B. Reported Net Loss for the year was (8.85M) with profit before taxes, overhead, and interest of 828.85M.
About 72.0% of the company shares are owned by institutional investors

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Guess Current Analysts Recommendations

Target Median Price24.50
Target Mean Price25.50
Recommendation Mean2.60
Target High Price29.00
Number Of Analyst Opinions4
Target Low Price24.00
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