Notable Stock Analysts Ratings: Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP)


Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) will report its next earnings on Feb 21 – Feb 27 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.16/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.15/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 6.7%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Office Depot, Inc. and for the current quarter 12 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.11/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.07/share and a High Estimate of $0.13/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 9 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Office Depot, Inc. as 2.73 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Office Depot, Inc. is 2.58 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 2.9 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 3.48 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for ODP to be 57.1%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 20%. For the next 5 years, Office Depot, Inc. is expecting Growth of 11.8% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 18.2% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Office Depot, Inc., where 1 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 1 analysts have given a Buy signal, 11 said it’s a HOLD, 1 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. 8 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Office Depot, Inc. might touch $8 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $4.99 and $3.1 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Office Depot, Inc. got Downgrade on 11-May-16 where investment firm UBS Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Sell.

Office Depot, Inc. closed its last trading session at $4.86 with the gain of 0.21%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 2.57 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $7.91 and 52-week low of $3.01. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 15.51% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 30.81% and 13.23% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Apr 7, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Nov 1, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.05 and Average Volume (3 months) is 8.17 million. Office Depot, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 4.46 and Forward P/E ratio of 10.52.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 18.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 2.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Office Depot, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 1.04%, where Monthly Performance is 55.44%, Quarterly performance is 33.06%, 6 Months performance is 38.91% and yearly performance percentage is -24.6%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -12.56%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.41% and Monthly Volatility of 4.90%.