Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (FBHS) EPS Estimated At $0.87

July 17, 2017 - By Migdalia James

 Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (FBHS) EPS Estimated At $0.87
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.30, from 1.13 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 55 investors sold Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc shares while 167 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 132 raised stakes. 130.87 million shares or 3.00% less from 134.92 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Cibc Mkts Corp has invested 0.01% in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). 32,595 are owned by Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado. Tower Bridge Advsrs accumulated 0% or 5,550 shares. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec reported 0% of its portfolio in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Susquehanna Group Llp invested 0% of its portfolio in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Webster National Bank & Trust N A invested in 0.01% or 1,000 shares. Advisor Ptnrs Ltd Llc has invested 0.06% in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Evercore Wealth Management Ltd Liability stated it has 0% in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas accumulated 346,084 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt accumulated 8,846 shares. Moreover, Allstate Corporation has 0.28% invested in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). The Ohio-based Huntington Natl Bank has invested 0% in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Gateway Investment Advisers Limited Co invested in 293,524 shares or 0.15% of the stock. Metropolitan Life Insurance Com invested in 0.03% or 83,451 shares. Usca Ria Ltd Liability has 0.08% invested in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) for 9,500 shares.

Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 insider sales for $15.84 million activity. Shares for $2.54 million were sold by WYATT E LEE on Friday, June 2. 18,202 Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) shares with value of $1.14M were sold by WESLEY NORMAN H. Randich David sold $4.62 million worth of stock. Luburic Danny sold 3,700 shares worth $233,104.

Investors wait Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) to report on July, 26. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.87 EPS, up $0.05 or 6.10 % from last year’s $0.82 same quarter earnings. This translates into $133.48 million profit for FBHS giving the stock a 19.27 P/E. This is assuming the current $0.87 EPS is accurate. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc’s Wall Street analysts see 64.15 % EPS growth, taking into account the $0.53 EPS reproted in the previous quarter, The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $67.07. About 916,005 shares traded or 3.94% up from the average. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) has risen 11.70% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.00% the S&P500.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) Ratings Coverage

Among 18 analysts covering Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. Fortune Brands Home & Security had 34 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, April 7 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equalweight”. The stock of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, December 10 by RBC Capital Markets. On Thursday, June 1 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. As per Friday, January 6, the company rating was initiated by Barclays Capital. On Friday, December 16 the stock rating was maintained by Macquarie Research with “Outperform”. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, October 13 to “Equal-Weight”. Goldman Sachs downgraded Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) on Monday, December 12 to “Neutral” rating. The stock of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, January 26. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, May 24 by Topeka Capital Markets. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Thursday, October 22 report.

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc

More recent Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Fortune Brands Home & Security’s (FBHS) CEO Chris Klein on Q4 2016 Results …” on February 01, 2017. Also Finance.Yahoo.com published the news titled: “Fortune Brands Home & Security posts 1Q profit” on April 26, 2017. Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “What Drove Fortune Brands (FBHS) to a New 52-Week High?” with publication date: June 27, 2017 was also an interesting one.

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