Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) Announces New Distributor Partnership
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) announces new distributor partnership with Midwest lumber/building materials supplier Weekes Forest Products. A mutual commitment to customer service and providing support for trade professionals are two primary reasons Fiberon and Weekes Forest Products entered into a partnership.
The insider ownership percentage is the key indicator, can be used by investors, to measure the outlook of senior management has on their company. Insider ownership for the FBHS is 0.70%. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. The Institutional ownership for the FBHS is 90.10%.
Insider trading is the buying or selling of any publicly traded company’s stock and this can be done by someone who has non-public, material information about that FBHS. Insider trading can be illegal or legal depending on when the insider makes the trade. It is illegal when the material information is still non-public. The insider transactions of the company (6-month change in insider ownerships) for the Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is -3.17%.
Institutional transactions is the amount of a Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS)’s available stock owned by mutual or pension funds, insurance companies, investment firms, private foundations, endowments or other large entities that actually manage the funds on the behalf of others, so its an interesting element for the traders to note it, and the Institutional ownership for the FBHS is -0.57%.
A Consumer Goods sector firm, Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) stock fell -1.27% on Wednesday and when day-trade ended the stock finally concluded at $54.99 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are 1.34 Million. The number of shares FBHS stock currently held by all its shareholders are 140.70 and floated shares, the number of shares are available for trading in an open market on last trading day are 139.04. The average volume of shares for 3 months is 1439.38 and FBHS stock value has moved between $35.25 – 58.5 in last one year.
The Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS)’s latest earnings date is 7/24/2019. The Gross margin is the difference between the revenue and the cost of goods sold (COGS), divided by revenue. In other words, Gross Margin is a percentage value, while Gross Profit is a monetary value. The valuable gross margin for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is 35.80% and the profit margin is 7.20% and the stock has gained 44.75% in 2019 to date.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS)’s monthly stock performance is 4.37%, the quarterly performance is 11.32%, the half year performance is calculated as 34.32%. The yearly performance of FBHS is -0.42%.
The higher the volatility, the riskier the security. For example, when the stock market rises and falls more than one percent over a sustained period of time, it is called a “volatile” market, if the stock price stays relatively stable, the security has low volatility. The Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) weekly volatility is measured as 1.81% and monthly volatility measured as 1.91%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. FBHS return on assets is 6.60%, the return on equity (ROE) of the Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is 18.10%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and FBHS return on investment is 10.10%.
The price to earnings ratio is 19.84, price to sales ratio is 1.39, and price to book ratio is 3.45, price to cash per share ration is 27.51, price to free cash flow is 24.97.
Analysts mean target price for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is $56.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.40. The current share price indicates that stock is -5.53% away from its one year high and is moving 55.91% ahead of its 52-week low. FBHS’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -0.24% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 2.62%.