NEW YORK, December 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Stock-Callers.com takes a look at the Home Furnishings and Fixtures industry to see how some equities have fared over the last few trading sessions. In today's lineup are: Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE: TPX), Leggett & Platt Inc. (NYSE: LEG), and Select Comfort Corp. (NASDAQ: SCSS). Over the ten years to 2021, industry value added, which measures the industry's contribution to GDP, is forecasted to increase at an annualized rate of 3.3%, which is above GDP's growth of 2.2% per year over the same ten-year period. The rapid growth is due to a recovery from low profit margins during and shortly after the economic recession. Learn more about these stocks by downloading their free report at:
Fortune Brands Home & Security
Deerfield, Illinois headquartered Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 0.94% higher at $55.67. A total volume of 1.87 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.51 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 2.34% in the past month and 1.43% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average by 0.51%. Furthermore, shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, which provides home and security products for use in residential home repair, remodeling, new construction, and security applications, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.63.
On December 06th, 2016, Fortune Brands Home & Security announced that Tracey Belcourt has joined the Company as the Senior Vice President of global growth and development. Belcourt brings more than 17 years of experience in global strategy, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and business development. She comes to Fortune Brands from Mondelez International, Inc. The free research report on FBHS is available at:
Shares in Lexington, Kentucky headquartered Tempur Sealy International Inc. ended at $65.21, up 4.55% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.15 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 17.16% in the last one month. The stock is trading 13.69% above its 50-day moving average and 4.21% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Tempur Sealy, which together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes bedding products worldwide, have an RSI of 67.35.
On October 27th, 2016, Tempur Sealy reported that in Q3 2016 its total net sales decreased 5.4% to $832.4 million from $880.0 million in Q3 2015. The company's gross margin under US GAAP was 43.5% compared to 40.9% in Q3 2015. Tempur Sealy's GAAP net income in the reported quarter surged 93.5% to $77.8 million compared to $40.2 million in Q3 2015. The complimentary report on TPX can be downloaded at:
Leggett & Platt
Carthage, Missouri-based Leggett & Platt Inc.'s stock ended yesterday's session 2.20% higher at $49.70 with a total trading volume of 798,742 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 8.71% in the past month and 20.74% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 6.34% and 2.14% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of Leggett & Platt, which designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide, have an RSI of 65.80.
On November 08th, 2016, Leggett & Platt's Board of Directors announced a dividend of $.34 per share for Q4. The dividend will be paid on January 13th, 2017 to shareholders of record on December 15th, 2016. At an annual indicated dividend of $1.36 per share, the stock's dividend yield is 3.0%. Visit us today and download our complete research report on LEG for free at:
At the close on Wednesday, shares in Minneapolis, Minnesota headquartered Select Comfort Corp. recorded a trading volume of 832,714 shares. The stock finished 1.10% higher at $22.03. The Company's shares have gained 10.87% in the last one month and 2.90% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average by 3.55%. Furthermore, shares of Select Comfort, which together with its subsidiaries, provides sleep solutions and services in the US, have an RSI of 49.06.
On November 30th, 2016, J.D. Power announced that Select Comfort's Sleep Number® ranked highest in customer satisfaction with mattresses. The J.D. Power 2016 Mattress Satisfaction Report measured customer satisfaction with mattress purchases based on seven factors: comfort, price, support, durability, warranty, features and customer service. Sleep Number achieved an overall satisfaction index score of 887, which is 32 points above the industry average of 855.
On December 06th, 2016, research firm Wedbush downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Outperform' to 'Neutral'. The research firm also revised downwards its previous target price from $25 to $22. Get free access to your technical report on SCSS at:
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