T.J. Maxx Story

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TJX -- USA Stock  

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TJX Companies is scheduled to announce its earnings today. The next earnings report is expected on the 17th of November 2020. While many traders are getting carried away by overanalyzing consumer cyclical space, it is reasonable to break down T.J. Maxx under the current economic conditions. We will analyze why T.J. Maxx investors may still consider a stake in the business given the current economic outlook.
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The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. T.J. Maxx has an asset utilization ratio of 320.45 percent. This suggests that the company is making $3.2 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that TJX Companies is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.
What is the right price you would pay to acquire a share of T.J. Maxx? For most investors, it would be the price that gives them a wide margin of safety to have minimal downside risk. In other words, most investors are always looking for undervalued stocks. Even if the future performance is not entirely as expected, the loss of holding it is minimized, and the downside risk is negated. Please read more on our stock advisor page.

What is happening with TJX Companies this year

Annual and quarterly reports issued by TJX Companies are formal financial statements that are published yearly and quarterly and sent to T.J. Maxx stockholders. The reports show and break down the current year's ongoing operations and discuss plans for the upcoming year. Annual reports have been a requirement from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for businesses owned by the public since 1934. Companies such as T.J. Maxx often view their annual report as an effective marketing tool to disseminate their perspective on company future earnings or innovations. With this in mind, many companies devote large sums of money to making their reports attractive and informative. In such instances, the annual report becomes a forum through which a company can communicate to the general public any number of topics that may or may not be directly related to the actual data published in the reports.

How T.J. Maxx utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of T.J. Maxx, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash T.J. Maxx is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The T.J. Maxx cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities. T.J. Maxx Net Cash Flow from Operations is fairly stable at the moment as compared to the past year. T.J. Maxx reported Net Cash Flow from Operations of 4.07 Billion in 2019

Acquisition by Jose Alvarez of 1078 shares of T.J. Maxx subject to Rule 16b-3

Legal trades by T.J. Maxx insiders are very common, as founders, directors, or employees of any publicly traded firm often have stock or stock options. These trades are made public in the United States through the filing of Form 4 of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Below entry was recorded recently and is publicly available as an insider trade:
T.J. Maxx insider trading alert for grant of deferred stock units by Jose Alvarez, the corporate stakeholder, on 18th of September 2020. This event was filed by Tjx Companies Inc with SEC on 2020-09-18. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   
Note, although insider trading is legal, in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Germany, for mandatory reporting purposes, corporate insiders are defined as a company's officers, directors, and any beneficial owners of more than 10% of a class of the company's equity securities.

Is T.J. Maxx valued reasonably by the market?

Earning per share calculations of T.J. Maxx is based on official Zacks consensus of 10 analysts regarding T.J. Maxx's future annual earnings. Given the historical accuracy of 79.89%, the future earnings per share of the company is estimated to be 0.5977 with the lowest and highest values of 0.34 and 1.5, respectively. Please note that this consensus of annual earnings estimates for the firm is an estimate of EPS before non-recurring items and including employee stock options expenses.

Is T.J. Maxx a risky opportunity?

Let's check the volatility. T.J. Maxx is looking slightly risky at this time. Whether you invest your money or manage your clients' funds, remember that it is easy to forget that behind T.J. Maxx (NYSE:TJX) stock is an actual business venture. So, do not let stock picking become an abstract concept by ignoring the elementary risk calculations. acquiring a share of a T.J. Maxx stock makes you a part-owner of that company.

TJX Companies Current Consensus

Here is the current trade recommendation based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysis covering TJX Companies. The T.J. Maxx consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average estimates from all of the analysts covering T.J. Maxx

Strong Buy
19
Hold
2
Strong Buy1986.36
Buy14.55
Hold29.09
Sell00.0
Strong Sell00.0

Will T.J. Maxx price slide impact its balance sheet?

Current treynor ratio is at 17.78. TJX Companies has relatively low volatility with skewness of 0.61 and kurtosis of 0.07. However, we advise all investors to independently investigate TJX Companies to ensure all accessible information is consistent with the expectations about its upside potential and future expected returns.

Our Takeaway on T.J. Maxx Investment

While many other companies under the apparel retail industry are still a bit expensive, T.J. Maxx may offer a potential longer-term growth to investors. To summarize, as of the 19th of August 2020, our research shows that T.J. Maxx is a rather very steady investment opportunity with a low chance of bankruptcy in the next two years. From a slightly different view, the entity currently appears to be overvalued. However, our final 30 days recommendation on the company is Strong Buy.

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