Deckers Outdoor Stock Gaps Down On Today's Open (DECK)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Deckers Outdoor Corporation (Nasdaq: DECK) were gapping down Friday morning with an open price 18.1% lower than Thursday's closing price. The stock closed at $35.49 Thursday and opened today's trading at $29.07.

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The average volume for Deckers Outdoor has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Deckers Outdoor has a market cap of $1.38 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 53% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Deckers Outdoor Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of footwear and accessories for outdoor activities and casual lifestyle use for men, women, and children. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.3, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Deckers Outdoor as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Deckers Outdoor Ratings Report.

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