Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (NYSE: FBHS) open the trading on July 30, 2020, with great promise as it jumped 1.37% to $76.99. During the day, the stock rose to $78.25 and sunk to $74.09 before settling in for the price of $75.95 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, FBHS posted a 52-week range of $33.90-$76.32.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Cyclical sector posted annual sales growth of 7.50% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 13.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 13.30%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $139.30 million, simultaneously with a float of $137.11 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $10.62 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $64.63, while the 200-day Moving Average is $60.40.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 24700 workers. It has generated 233,385 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 17,486. The stock had 9.64 Receivables turnover and 0.94 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +34.82, operating margin was +13.02 and Pretax Margin of +9.98.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Furnishings Fixtures & Appliances industry. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.60%, in contrast to 91.80% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jun 05, this organization’s SVP Communications & Admin. sold 14,745 shares at the rate of 67.74, making the entire transaction reach 998,778 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 17,781. Preceding that transaction, on May 22, Company’s Vice President & Controller sold 2,000 for 60.18, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 120,350. This particular insider is now the holder of 9,693 in total.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 6/29/2020 suggests? It has posted $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $0.59) by $0.35. This company achieved a net margin of +7.49 while generating a return on equity of 18.76. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.02 per share during the current fiscal year.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 13.30% and is forecasted to reach 3.55 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 2.30% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 13.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (NYSE: FBHS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.00. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.32. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $23.77, and its Beta score is 1.68. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.82. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 23.29.
In the same vein, FBHS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.24, a figure that is expected to reach 0.60 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 3.55 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS)
[Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc., FBHS] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was superior the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 83.91% While, its Average True Range was 2.46.
Raw Stochastic average of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 97.16%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 91.16% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 31.43% that was lower than 69.93% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.