Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS) is trading at $87.55 at press time: False Bounce or Growth Revival?

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) shares fell to a low of $86.04 before closing at $87.55. Intraday shares traded counted 0.48 million, which was 48.36% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 937.60K. FBHS’s previous close was $85.83 while the outstanding shares total 138.60M. The firm has a beta of 1.61, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 22.24, and a growth ratio of 2.40. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 48.35, with weekly volatility at 2.75% and ATR at 2.65. The FBHS stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $33.90 and a $93.40 high. The stock traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 2.00% on 02/19/21.

Investors have identified the Furnishings Fixtures & Appliances company Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $11.92 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (FBHS) Fundamentals that are to be considered.

When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 2.14 billion total, with 1.14 billion as their total liabilities.

Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 5.53 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on FBHS sounds very interesting.

Is the stock of FBHS attractive?

In related news, Director, WATERS RONALD V sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Dec 18. The sale was performed at an average price of 91.00, for a total value of 273,000. As the sale deal closes, the SVP & CFO, Hallinan Patrick D now sold 250 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 20,968. Also, SVP & CFO, Hallinan Patrick D sold 250 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Dec 11. The shares were price at an average price of 83.44 per share, with a total market value of 20,860. Following this completion of acquisition, the SVP & CFO, Hallinan Patrick D now holds 250 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 20,835. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.40%.

7 out of 17 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 8 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc.. 1 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the FBHS stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $101.62.

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