Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) traded with the volume of 1.74 Million Yesterday. The Stock Opened its session at $57.41 and closed at $55.7 by showing an decrease of -3.2 percent. Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. has 1 year price target of 66.27. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.9 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. The company is expected to report its next EPS (earnings per share) on Oct 26 AMC. The company reported its last quarter on Jun 16.
On Jun 16 Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.82/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.73/Share by the difference of $0.09. This showed the surprise of 12.3% in the last quarter earnings. For the Current Quarter, 12 analyst are projecting the mean EPS to be $0.51/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.55/share and a Low EPS of $0.47/share.
The 12 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc have a median target of 66.00, with a high estimate of 72.00 and a low estimate of 50.00. The median estimate represents a +18.49% increase from the last price of 55.70. (CNN MONEY)
Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.33 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 1.36 Billion and 1.32 Billion respectively.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) topped its 52-week high price of $64.47 on Jul 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $44.19 on Feb 8, 2016. The Stock currently has the market capitalization of $8.86 Million, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 23.92 and Weekly volatility of 2.10%% and monthly volatility of 1.92%% respectively.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. is currently showing 32.4% EPS growth this year. The Next Year EPS growth is 15%, Long term annual growth estimate of 15.7%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of 34.21 percent. The Company currently has Insider ownership of 0.6 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 94.8 Percent. The Return on Assets stands at 7.6%, Return on Equity shows 16.4% and Return on Investment value is 9.5%.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. Gross Margin percentage stands at 35.1% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 12 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is 7.8 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -8.78% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -8.78 percent. Currently, the company has SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -0.66 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 1.2 percent.
Many research firms have provided their ratings on Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) where Wells Fargo provided Outperformrating on the stock on 29-Sep-16. Other firms include BofA/Merrill giving Buy rating on 23-Sep-16.
In the past 6 months, 0 Insider purchases and 4 Insider Sales were made in which 286970 shares were exchanged as Insider Sales.
The latest Insider trade was made on 4 Aug 2016 where Klein (Christopher J) Chief Executive Officer did a transaction type “Buy” in which 150000 shares were traded at a price of $12.3. Another insider trade includes Chief Executive Officer Klein (Christopher J) who also initiated a transaction in which 150000 shares were traded on 4 Aug 2016 as “Sell”.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc provides home and security products in the United States. It manufactures custom, semi-custom, and stock cabinetry for the kitchen, bath, and other parts. The Company is also engaged in manufacturing and selling fiberglass and steel entry door systems, vinyl-framed windows and patio doors and urethane millwork product lines under the Therma-Tru, Simonton, and Fypon brand names in the United States and Canada. Fortune Brand also provides locks, safety, and security devices and tool storage and garage organization products.