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ValuEngine Top-Five BUY/STRONG BUY Upgrades

|Includes: BSMX, INTC, PRGX, RWT, Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA)

VALUATION WATCH: Overvalued stocks now make up 47.67% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 15.981% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. Eight sectors are calculated to be overvalued.

UPGRADES --ValuEngine Top-Five BUY/STRONG BUY Upgrades

For today's bulletin we used our website's advanced screening functions to search for UPGRADES to BUY or STRONG BUY with complete forecast and valuation data. They are presented by one-month forecast return. Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) is the leader here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ticker Company Name Market Price Valuation Last 12-M Return 1-M Forecast Return 1-Yr Forecast Return P/E Ratio Sector Name
VRA VERA BRADLEY 14.88 -15.05% 32.50% 1.18% 14.19% 16.78 Retail-Wholesale
BSMX GRUPO FIN SANTR 9.08 -2.91% 1.91% 0.66% 7.94% 13.83 Finance
PRGX PRGX GLOBAL INC 5.47 -16.78% 21.56% 0.53% 6.34% 34.19 Business Services
INTC INTEL CORP 31.68 -0.03% -0.50% 0.53% 6.30% 12.90 Computer and Technology
RWT REDWOOD TRUST 14.49 -22.33% -8.87% 0.52% 6.25% 10.60 Finance

Below is today's data on Vera Bradley :

Vera Bradley Designs, Inc. is a designer, producer, marketer and retailer of accessories for women. Its products include handbags, accessories and travel and leisure items. It sells its products through two reportable segments Indirect and Direct. Its indirect business consists of sale of Vera Bradley products to independent retailers in the U.S. as well as select national retailers and third party e-commerce sites. Its direct business consists of sales of Vera Bradley products through its full-price stores, its outlet stores, verabradley.com, and its annual outlet sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Vera Bradley Designs, Inc. is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

VALUENGINE RECOMMENDATION: ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for VERA BRADLEY on 2016-06-06. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that VERA BRADLEY has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Momentum and P/E Ratio.


 






ValuEngine Forecast
  Target
Price*
Expected
Return
1-Month 15.06 1.18%
3-Month 15.04 1.07%
6-Month 14.87 -0.08%
1-Year 16.99 14.19%
2-Year 13.00 -12.66%
3-Year 9.84 -33.85%

 















Valuation & Rankings
Valuation 15.05% undervalued Valuation Rank(?) 73
1-M Forecast Return 1.18% 1-M Forecast Return Rank 100
12-M Return 32.50% Momentum Rank(?) 91
Sharpe Ratio -0.56 Sharpe Ratio Rank(?) 21
5-Y Avg Annual Return -23.43% 5-Y Avg Annual Rtn Rank 26
Volatility 41.52% Volatility Rank(?) 44
Expected EPS Growth 4.89% EPSGrowth Rank(?) 32
Market Cap (billions) 0.61 Size Rank 60
Trailing P/E Ratio 16.78 Trailing P/E Rank(?) 70
Forward P/E Ratio 16.00 Forward P/E Ratio Rank 49
PEG Ratio 3.43 PEG Ratio Rank 12
Price/Sales 1.19 Price/Sales Rank(?) 60
Market/Book 2.15 Market/Book Rank(?) 48
Beta 1.14 Beta Rank 37
Alpha 0.13 Alpha Rank 82
ValuEngine Market Overview

 

 

 

 

 

Summary of VE Stock Universe
Stocks Undervalued 52.33%
Stocks Overvalued 47.67%
Stocks Undervalued by 20% 21.97%
Stocks Overvalued by 20% 15.98%

 

ValuEngine Sector Overview

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sector Change MTD YTD Valuation Last 12-MReturn P/E Ratio
Basic Materials 1.95% 5.02% 34.74% 11.03% overvalued 16.97% 29.01
Oils-Energy 2.47% 3.88% 15.86% 7.20% overvalued -31.07% 24.08
Consumer Staples 0.47% 1.61% 6.52% 6.72% overvalued 4.38% 23.77
Utilities 0.54% 1.24% 7.34% 6.31% overvalued 3.06% 23.32
Multi-Sector Conglomerates 0.61% 1.28% 6.01% 5.44% overvalued -8.96% 18.20
Industrial Products 1.34% 1.99% 7.90% 4.66% overvalued -8.18% 21.97
Aerospace 0.57% 0.36% -1.60% 1.58% overvalued -2.54% 19.03
Computer and Technology 0.57% 1.12% 8.20% 0.54% overvalued -9.49% 28.21
Business Services 0.78% 1.28% 12.80% 0.70% undervalued -9.05% 23.16
Consumer Discretionary 0.37% 0.99% 3.31% 1.23% undervalued -10.69% 23.55
Finance 0.54% 0.66% 2.99% 1.25% undervalued -3.90% 16.04
Construction 0.51% 0.08% 20.75% 2.62% undervalued -3.92% 20.09
Medical 0.98% 2.06% -3.51% 3.63% undervalued -20.19% 27.29
Transportation 1.42% 1.79% 3.60% 6.21% undervalued -26.89% 13.87
Auto-Tires-Trucks 0.55% -0.21% -0.52% 8.14% undervalued -15.48% 12.01
Retail-Wholesale 0.46% 0.82% -2.82% 10.93% undervalued -12.42% 22.27

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Supporting Documents

  1. VE_VRA.pdf

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