Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) slipped over -1.93% at $42.15. Masco Corporation has 313 million shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 0.79. The volume of MAS witnessed a shift from 2.72 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 2.28 million shares.
In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 17 Buys and 0 Sell among 25 analysts. Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) hasconsensus analyst target price is $44.22. That gives us a street projected return of 4.91%. If the published price targets set by Masco Corporation analysts have any power to influence the stock’s share price, the highest price target set for MAS is $51.
Masco Corporation most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.5 for the September 2017 versus $0.41 in the same quarter last year, representing 22% growth. Analysts had predicted $0.52. Revenue during the quarter was $1.94 billion, representing 3% growth from $1.88 billion in year-ago quarter. The company’s quarterly EPS surprised Wall Street by as much as -4% to the downside in its last earnings announcement, so investors should note this tendency when assessing consensus estimates.
On a similar note, analysts expect EPS of $0.43 in December 2017 quarter and $0.47 in March 2018 quarter, representing 30.3% and 14.63% growth, respectively. They expect this year’s earnings to rise 29.14% year-over-year to $1.95, followed by 14.36% growth in the next year to $2.23.
Shares of Etsy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ETSY) traded up 3.02% in the last session while performance was up 18.74% in the last five days. The stock’s last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $16.68 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $14.21. Currently, 120.68 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 118.06 million shares have been available to trade. The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 1% while institutional stake was 84.2%.
Etsy, Inc. (ETSY) has risen 99.15% since then. But since then, those gains have faded by 1.3%. ETSY has risen 9.27% in the 1-month period.
Masco Corporation has a beta of 0, offering the possibility of a lower rate of return, but also posing less risk. The portion of a company’s profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock was $0.12 a share in the trailing twelve months. It last reported revenues of $106.38 million and EPS of $0.21 for the September 2017, representing 21% top-line growth and -0.02 EPS growth.
Looking forward, the company’s quarterly earnings are expected to come at $0.1 in the three months through December 2017 and $0.04 in the quarter ending March 2018, reflecting 233.33% growth, respectively. For the full year, analysts expect earnings to decline -642.86% yoy to $0.38. Next year this decline will reach -23.68% to attain $0.29.