Guardian Capital LP Has $913,000 Holdings in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX)

Guardian Capital LP grew its stake in The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJXGet Rating) by 7.4% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 16,345 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,120 shares during the period. Guardian Capital LP’s holdings in TJX Companies were worth $913,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of TJX. Alphastar Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in TJX Companies by 2.3% during the second quarter. Alphastar Capital Management LLC now owns 7,836 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock worth $438,000 after acquiring an additional 174 shares during the period. Curi Wealth Management LLC lifted its position in shares of TJX Companies by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. Curi Wealth Management LLC now owns 5,707 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock valued at $319,000 after buying an additional 182 shares during the last quarter. Farmers & Merchants Trust Co of Chambersburg PA lifted its holdings in TJX Companies by 46.0% during the second quarter. Farmers & Merchants Trust Co of Chambersburg PA now owns 584 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock valued at $33,000 after purchasing an additional 184 shares during the last quarter. Legacy Wealth Asset Management LLC lifted its holdings in TJX Companies by 1.3% during the second quarter. Legacy Wealth Asset Management LLC now owns 14,582 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock valued at $814,000 after purchasing an additional 184 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC lifted its holdings in TJX Companies by 9.5% during the first quarter. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC now owns 2,135 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock valued at $129,000 after purchasing an additional 186 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 90.42% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

TJX has been the topic of several analyst reports. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft upped their price target on TJX Companies from $79.00 to $85.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 17th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price objective on shares of TJX Companies from $71.00 to $80.00 in a research report on Friday, September 16th. William Blair restated an “outperform” rating on shares of TJX Companies in a research report on Wednesday, August 17th. Morgan Stanley upped their price objective on shares of TJX Companies from $80.00 to $83.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 17th. Finally, Citigroup upped their price objective on shares of TJX Companies from $86.00 to $90.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 17th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average price target of $82.42.

TJX Companies Trading Up 0.5 %

TJX stock traded up $0.43 on Thursday, reaching $80.54. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,498,983 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,285,111. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $68.17 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $63.68. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50, a quick ratio of 0.41 and a current ratio of 1.16. The firm has a market cap of $93.51 billion, a PE ratio of 28.06, a PEG ratio of 2.45 and a beta of 0.90. The TJX Companies, Inc. has a 12-month low of $53.69 and a 12-month high of $80.86.

TJX Companies Dividend Announcement

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 10th will be issued a $0.295 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 9th. This represents a $1.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.47%. TJX Companies’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 41.11%.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In related news, EVP Kenneth Canestrari sold 4,100 shares of TJX Companies stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.51, for a total value of $321,891.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 126,822 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,956,795.22. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. In related news, Chairman Carol Meyrowitz sold 16,223 shares of TJX Companies stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $79.79, for a total value of $1,294,433.17. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now directly owns 209,390 shares in the company, valued at approximately $16,707,228.10. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Also, EVP Kenneth Canestrari sold 4,100 shares of TJX Companies stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.51, for a total value of $321,891.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 126,822 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $9,956,795.22. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 80,513 shares of company stock worth $5,718,833. 0.19% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

TJX Companies Profile

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The TJX Companies, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer. It operates through four segments: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada, and TJX International. The company sells family apparel, including footwear and accessories; home fashions, such as home basics, furniture, rugs, lighting products, giftware, soft home products, decorative accessories, tabletop, and cookware, as well as expanded pet, kids, and gourmet food departments; jewelry and accessories; and other merchandise.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX)

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