PLBY Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLBY – Get a rating) Director Tracey E. Edmonds sold 14,993 shares in a trade dated Friday, March 25. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.48, for a total value of $217,098.64. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available via this hyperlink.

NASDAQ PLBY traded down $0.12 on Monday, hitting $14.07. 1,229,596 shares of the company were traded, against an average volume of 1,373,808. The company has a debt ratio of 0.54, a quick ratio of 0.84 and a current ratio of 1.18. The company’s fifty-day moving average price is $15.51 and its 200-day moving average price is $23.93. PLBY Group, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $12.40 and a fifty-two week high of $63.04.

PLBY Group (NASDAQ: PLBY – Get a rating) last announced its quarterly results on Tuesday, March 1. The company reported ($1.33) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.22 per ($1.55). PLBY Group had a negative net margin of 32.33% and a negative return on equity of 15.12%. The company posted revenue of $95.70 million for the quarter, versus analyst estimates of $82.96 million. During the same period of the previous year, the company posted ($0.02) EPS. The company’s revenue increased by 106.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, research analysts expect PLBY Group, Inc. to post 0.31 earnings per share for the current year.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently changed their positions in the company. CWM LLC purchased a new stake in shares of PLBY Group during Q4, valued at approximately $36,000. National Bank of Canada FI acquired a new position in shares of PLBY Group in the 4th quarter with a value of $70,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurcher Kantonalbank increased its equity stake in the PLBY group by 63.9% in the fourth quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,750 shares of the company worth $73,000 after purchasing an additional 1,072 shares during the period. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC increased its position in PLBY Group shares by 120.2% during the 4th quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 3,546 shares of the company worth $94,000 after buying 1,936 additional shares in the last quarter. Finally, Danda Trouve Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in PLBY Group by 635.4% in the 4th quarter. Danda Trouve Investment Management Inc. now owns 3,964 shares of the company valued at $106,000 after purchasing an additional 3,425 shares during the period.

PLBY has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded PLBY Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a Saturday, March 5 research note. Canaccord Genuity Group lowered its price target on PLBY Group from $47.00 to $36.00 in a research report Wednesday, March 2. Canaccord Genuity Group lowered its price target on PLBY Group from $47.00 to $36.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a Wednesday, March 2 research report. Loop Capital cut its target price on PLBY Group from $50.00 to $26.00 and placed a “buy” rating on the stock in a Wednesday, March 2 research report. Finally, Roth Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on PLBY Group shares in a Wednesday, March 2 research report. One analyst rated the stock with a sell rating and seven gave the stock a buy rating. According to data from MarketBeat, the company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $40.33.

About PLBY Group (Get a rating)

PLBY Group, Inc. operates as a worldwide pleasure and recreation company. The Company operates through three segments: Licensing, Direct-to-Consumer, and Subscriptions and Digital Content. It offers sexual wellness products, such as condoms, lubricants, libido enhancers, bedroom accessories and sex toys, underwear and lingerie, intimacy kits, sex supplies CBD-based excitement and adult content; styling products and clothing for men and women; gaming and lifestyle products, including digital casinos and social gaming, and other home and hospitality offerings; and beauty and grooming products for men and women, such as skin care, hair care, bath and body, grooming, cosmetics and fragrance.

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