Tiffany stock: buy or sell?

TIF stock price: $128.17 -0.09% At close on April 6th, 2020

Updated on:
April 6th, 2020

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Tiffany closed today at $128.17 and stayed constant a neutral -0.09%.

Tiffany & Co., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails jewelry and other items worldwide. Its jewelry products include fine and solitaire jewelry; engagement rings and wedding bands; and non-gemstone, sterling silver, and gold jewelry.

Should I buy Tiffany stock?

Make a decision about when to buy or sell stocks is one of the hardest parts of being a trader or investor. Having a trading strategy helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.

Currently, Tiffany stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This is not a selling recommendation at all, just it's not the best moment to buy if you follow any of these trading strategies.

Is Tiffany stock a buy?

Banks and financial institutions post stock ratings everyday. Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for TIF stock for the last 30 days.

Tiffany stock analysis

Daily outlook

Tiffany shares stayed steady -0.09% to $128.17 today.

Tiffany stayed constant a neutral -0.09% and closed at $128.17. From a daily perspective, TIF is in a short term uptrend after plotting its last bottom ($121.50, on Mar 23rd) higher than the previous bottom, and its last top ($129.94, on Thursday) also over the previous top. Now trading in between its last bottom and last top TIF might consolidate in a plain range, waiting to break out over $129.94 or down under $121.50. Since November when SMA100d and SMA200d crossed up, TIF price gained $2.88 per share (2.30%). Since price and SMA100d lines crossed down on March 12th, TIF fell $-1.58 per share (-1.22%).

TIF stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Tiffany remained constant a neutral -0.09% this week.

Tiffany is in a clear downtrend, marking successive declining peaks and bottoms. Now is trading in between the - range. If the support holds the price, this might mark a double bottom configuration and create a flat-base to reverse this downtrend. Late November 2019, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 3.11%. Since late October 2019 when TIF stock price broke up the SMA40w line, it gained $40.52 (46.23%).

TIF stock chart (weekly)

Tiffany stock price history

Tiffany IPO was on May 5th, 1987 at $0.00 per share1. Since then, TIF stock grew a inf%, with an average of inf% per year. If you had invested $1,000 in Tiffany stock in 1987, it would worth $inf today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

Tiffany stock historical price chart

TIF stock reached 52-week highs on February at $133.72, and all-time highs 2018-07-26 with a price of 136.21.

Tiffany stock price target

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, many stock price predictions are published every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts. The accuracy of these stock price predictions is not very high, and you should not blindly believe and make decisions only based on what this ratings or price target predictions say. For the last month we have not detected any price forecast for Tiffany stock by any trusted analyst.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

, when Tiffany published its last earnings report, it . As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will extend this review.
TIF earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise
2017-Q2-n/a0.74n/a
2017-Q3-n/a0.92n/a
2017-Q42018-03-161.641.671.8%
2018-Q12018-03-161.631.672.5%
2018-Q22018-05-230.841.1435.7%
2018-Q32018-08-2811.1717.0%
2018-Q42018-11-280.760.771.3%
2019-Q12019-03-221.61.60.0%
2019-Q2-n/an/an/a
2019-Q3-n/an/an/a

Annual financial results

In 2019, Tiffany annual sales escalated a remarkable 6.53% to $4,442.10 M dollars from $4,169.80 marked in 2018. Aligned with this, its earnings margin (compared to revenues) inched to 13.20%, that is $586.40 million.

TIF annual Sales and Income evolution
YearSalesYoYIncome/(margin)YoY
2014$4,030 M-$181 M4.5%-
2014$4,250 M5.46%$484 M11.4%166.96%
2015$4,250 M0.00%$484 M11.4%0.00%
2015$4,100 M-3.53%$464 M11.3%-4.19%
2016$4,105 M0.12%$464 M11.3%0.00%
2016$4,000 M-2.56%$446 M11.2%-3.84%
2017$4,002 M0.05%$446 M11.1%0.00%
2017$4,170 M4.20%$370 M8.9%-17.04%
2018$4,170 M0.00%$370 M8.9%0.00%
2019$4,442 M6.53%$586 M13.2%58.44%

Quarterly financial results

Tiffany posted $1,320.60 million in sales for 2019-Q1, a 30.44% improvement compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $204.50 million with a profit margin of 15.49%. Profit margin jumped a 6.11% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 9.37%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, Tiffany sales marked a disappointing decrease and declined a -1.03%.
TIF quarterly Sales and Income evolution
QuarterSales1QoQ2Income1/(margin)QoQ2
2017-Q2$900 M-$93 M10.3%-
2017-Q3$960 M6.68%$115 M12.0%23.79%
2017-Q4$976 M1.72%$100 M10.3%-12.87%
2018-Q1$1,334 M36.69%$62 M4.6%-38.22%
2018-Q2$1,033 M-22.57%$142 M13.8%129.89%
2018-Q3$1,076 M4.13%$145 M13.4%1.69%
2018-Q4$1,012 M-5.90%$95 M9.4%-34.42%
2019-Q1$1,321 M30.44%$205 M15.5%115.49%

Tiffany ownership

When you are planning to invest in a company, it's always worth to review its ownership structure.

Tiffany shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 0.96% of all shares.

Bearish positions for TIF stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.

For a better understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:

TIF
Market cap$15.5 B
Total shares121.1 M
Float shares107.3 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)99.5%
  - Insider holdings (%)1.0%
Shares in short selling0.0%

Tiffany summary

Monday, April 6th, 2020
Open$129.40
Close$128.17
Day range$128.02 - $129.40
Previous close$128.28
Session gain-0.09%
Average true range$4.39
50d mov avg$130.11
100d mov avg$130.57
200d mov avg$111.85
Daily patternlt06a
Weekly pattern lt02a

Tiffany performance

Performance as an absolute value is never valid if it's not benchmarked against competitors or related stocks in the industry. In the following table, we compare Tiffany to :
Stock3m6m12m
TIFTiffany-3.73%40.85%23.41%

Tiffany competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as Tiffany competitor. This doesn't mean Tiffany does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.

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