Investors focused on the Retail-Wholesale space have likely heard of Tilly's (TLYS - Free Report) , but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? A quick glance at the company's year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Retail-Wholesale sector should help us answer this question.
Tilly's is a member of our Retail-Wholesale group, which includes 213 different companies and currently sits at #7 in the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank considers 16 different sector groups. The average Zacks Rank of the individual stocks within the groups is measured, and the sectors are listed from best to worst.
The Zacks Rank emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find stocks with improving earnings outlooks. This system has a long record of success, and these stocks tend to be on track to beat the market over the next one to three months. TLYS is currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy).
The Zacks Consensus Estimate for TLYS's full-year earnings has moved 10.70% higher within the past quarter. This is a sign of improving analyst sentiment and a positive earnings outlook trend.
Our latest available data shows that TLYS has returned about 26.76% since the start of the calendar year. In comparison, Retail-Wholesale companies have returned an average of 18.74%. As we can see, Tilly's is performing better than its sector in the calendar year.
Breaking things down more, TLYS is a member of the Retail - Apparel and Shoes industry, which includes 33 individual companies and currently sits at #32 in the Zacks Industry Rank. On average, stocks in this group have gained 6.05% this year, meaning that TLYS is performing better in terms of year-to-date returns.
TLYS will likely be looking to continue its solid performance, so investors interested Retail-Wholesale stocks should continue to pay close attention to the company.