174.00 +1.79 (1.04%)
Pre-market: 8:22AM EST
|Bid||173.14 x 800|
|Ask||174.10 x 800|
|Day's range||171.24 - 175.60|
|52-week range||167.00 - 215.43|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||1.54|
|PE ratio (TTM)||18.84|
|Earnings date||26 Feb 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||4.12 (2.38%)|
|1y target est||205.79|
Analysts’ 12-month average target price for HOME stock is $37.75, which reflects a 59.0% upside to its stock price as of December 6. 50% of the 22 analysts covering RH (RH) recommended a “buy,” and another 50% have recommended a “hold.” The 12-month average target price for RH stock is $165.32, which reflects a 16.1% downside. For Williams-Sonoma (WSM), of the 25 analysts covering its stock, ~80% have rated it as a “hold.” Another 16% have rated it as a “sell.” The 12-month average target price for WSM stock is $56.28, which reflects a 1.4% upside.
Meanwhile, Williams Sonoma (WSM) and RH (RH) stocks have delivered YTD gains of 7.4% and 65.2%, respectively. On the other hand, Home Depot (HD) and Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) have declined 7.2% and 43.7%, respectively, YTD.
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On November 29, At Home Group (HOME) was trading at a 12-month forward PE ratio of ~19.0x. In contrast, Williams-Sonoma (WSM), RH (RH), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), and Home Depot (HD) were trading at a 12-month forward PE ratios of 12.6x, 14.0x, 7.3x, and 17.2x, respectively.
As of November 29, At Home Group (HOME) stock has fallen 8.8% YTD (year-to-date) to $27.71. In comparison, RH (RH) and Williams Sonoma (WSM) stocks have delivered YTD gains of 8.1% and 32.9%, respectively. On the other hand, Home Depot (HD) and Bed Bath and Beyond (BBBY) have fallen 7.3% and 41.9%, respectively, YTD.
Why are analysts bullish on HOME? Ahead of its upcoming fiscal 2019 third-quarter earnings announcement, At Home Group (HOME) has been rated as a “buy” by 100% of the analysts covering its stock. For the quarter, analysts expect At Home’s net sales to rise 24.6% to $265.4 million.
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Among the 32 analysts that follow Lowe’s (LOW), 75% recommended a “buy,” while 25% recommended a “hold.” None of the analysts recommended a “sell.” On average, analysts have given Lowe’s a 12-month target price of $111.14, which represents an upside potential of 18.6% from its stock price of $93.69. Since the announcement of Lowe’s third-quarter earnings on November 20, UBS, Baird, Wedbush, and Credit Suisse have all slashed their target prices. Credit Suisse lowered its target price rom $111 to $99.
Home Depot insiders just bought $2.2 million in stock, while the retired chief investment officer of T. Rowe Price made the biggest Lowe’s insider stock purchase in years.
For the first three quarters of 2018, Lowe’s (LOW) posted an adjusted EPS of $4.21—15.3% growth from $3.65 in the first three quarters of 2017. The EPS growth was driven by the company’s revenue growth, lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases. Lowe’s has repurchased shares worth ~2.5 billion in the first three quarter of 2018.
In the first three quarters of 2018, Lowe’s (LOW) posted revenues of $55.66 billion—4.8% growth from $53.13 in the same quarters the previous year. The revenue growth was driven by positive SSSG (same-store sales growth) and the adoption of a new accounting standard, which contributed ~$510 million. The company posted an SSSG of 0.6%, 5.2%, and 1.5% in the first, second, and third quarters, respectively.
As of November 28, Lowe’s (LOW) was trading at $93.69, which represents a rise of 2.6% since the announcement of its third-quarter earnings on November 20. Currently, the company is trading 15.4% higher than its 52-week low of $81.16 and 20.4% lower than its 52-week high of $117.70.
As of November 26, Stanley Black and Decker (SWK) traded at ~14.8x its one-year forward earnings. In comparison, Illinois Tool Works (ITW) was trading at a one-year forward PE multiple of ~16.90x. The forward PE multiple takes future earnings into consideration.
Has Home Depot Stock Bottomed Out? Of the 35 analysts that follow Home Depot (HD), 73.5% are favoring “buys,” and 26.5% are favoring “holds” on its stock. No analysts are currently favoring “sell” ratings on the stock.
Has Home Depot Stock Bottomed Out? For the next four quarters, analysts expect Home Depot (HD) to post adjusted EPS of $10.20, a rise of 9.4% from $9.33 in the corresponding four quarters of the previous year. For 2018, Home Depot’s management expects its diluted EPS to be in the range of $9.75, which represents a rise of 33.8% from $7.29 in 2017.
On November 26, Home Depot (HD) was trading at $168.85, a fall of 5.7% since its announcement of its fiscal 2018 third-quarter earnings results on November 13.
Credit markets were slightly lower on Tuesday, while currency markets looked like they were breaking free from the risk-on/risk-off seesaw.