Most Recent analysts Ratings: Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS)


Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) will report its next earnings on 26-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $0.82/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.73/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.09/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 12.3%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. and for the current quarter 16 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.79/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.75/share and a High Estimate of $0.82/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 14 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. as 1.33 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. is 1.31 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.36 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 1.24 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for FBHS to be 23.4%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 30.4%. For the next 5 years, Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. is expecting Growth of 15.7% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 34.21% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 3 analysts have given a Buy signal, 12 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 11 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. might touch $72 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $65.82 and $57 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. got Downgrade on 18-Oct-16 where investment firm KeyBanc Capital Mkts Downgrade the stock from Overweight to Sector Weight.

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. closed its last trading session at $55.61 with the loss of -1.44%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 8.45 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $64.47 and 52-week low of $44.19. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -3.73% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -8.57% and -2.23% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jul 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.85 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.26 million. Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 23.53 and Forward P/E ratio of 17.42.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 16.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 9.5%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 0.05%, where Monthly Performance is -2.91%, Quarterly performance is -10.78%, 6 Months performance is -6.71% and yearly performance percentage is 14.04%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -0.41%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.64% and Monthly Volatility of 1.73%.