Summary:

  • Lululemon Athletica (LULU) rose by 2% on Thursday after the company posting earnings that beat Wall Street expectations.
  • Based on its market cycles, we see even more upside potential.

The company reported earnings per share of $0.74 and total revenue of $782 million, compared to analyst estimates of $0.70 and $756 million. Management increased its estimates for revenue and earnings, although not enough to exceed consensus estimates.

CEO Calvin McDonald said that, “Lululemon continues to see strong momentum across the entire business.”

Our analysis focuses on the market cycles for LULU. Since it just began a new cycle, we see higher upside potential. While this was on our list of “Riskiest stocks for 2019,” the technical patterns and direction for the company have improved. Our new target target is $202.

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