Featured Stock Update: HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS)

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HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS) belonging to the Industrial Products sector has declined -1% and closed its last trading session at $41.39.

The company reported its EPS on 03/14/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $47.6.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.68. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.68 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.63 and 1.67 respectively.

HD Supply Holdings, Inc. on 03/14/2017 reported its EPS as $0.44 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.43. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 2.3%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on HD Supply Holdings, Inc. Earnings, with 17 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.68.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.75 and $0.62 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.51.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for HD Supply Holdings, Inc. as $1.86 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 16 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 1.88 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.84 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 1.78 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for HD Supply Holdings, Inc. is 33.3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 23.5%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 36.9% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 19.05%.

The Company got Upgrade by Morgan Stanley on 20-Dec-16 from Equal-Weight to Overweight.

Insider Trades for HD Supply Holdings, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 6 Mar 2017 where McDevitt (Dan S), the General Counsel completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 490 shares were traded at a price of $42.58.

13 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 27232500 shares traded.

15 analysts projected Price Targets for HD Supply Holdings, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $53. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $40 and the Mean Price Target is $47.6.

HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS) has the market capitalization of $8.32 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $44.73 on Feb 13, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $30.05 on Sep 12, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 16.5 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 125.9% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 34 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -2.63 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.36 and ATR value of 0.99. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.23% and 2.11%.