Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) Under Analyst Spotlight

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc is a holding company.

FBHS is up +0.0% over the last three months and up +6.6% over the last six months. (NYSE:FBHS)'s stock has performed 18.49%. It has underperformed by 5.00% the S&P500. EVP E. Lee Wyatt sold 2,600 shares at an average price of $65.11 on Wednesday the 13th. Keybank National Association Oh holds 0.01% or 22,508 shares in its portfolio. Cooper Cos Inc The now has $11.58 billion valuation. The company had a trading volume of 641,219 shares. About shares traded. Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) has risen 33.48% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.13% the S&P500.

The weekly performance of Fortune Brands Home & Security, 2.06%, presenting a monthly performance value of 6.05% with the quarterly performance value of 2.09%. Equities analysts predict that Fortune Brands Home & Security will post $3.09 EPS for the current fiscal year. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, October 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, December 16 by Macquarie Research. Jefferies initiated it with "Buy" rating and $67 target in Wednesday, July 6 report.

10/31/2016 - Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. was upgraded to "overweight" by analysts at JP Morgan. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc has a four bull (high rated) technical rating because it's trading above both its 50- and 200 day simple moving averages. Longbow Research upgraded shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $72.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 4th. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.21 on October 6, reaching $65.96. Short shares fell from 4,213,865 to 4,137,726 over that timeframe. Shares for $2.54M were sold by WYATT E LEE.

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. holds a total Debt Equity of 0 * with the Long Term Debt/Equity of 0.54 *. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has invested 0.01% in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.09, from 1.26 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 34 investors sold Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc shares while 142 reduced holdings. If the individual investor decides that they are going to be managing their own money, they may be looking for a proper place to start. Kentucky Retirement holds 0.05% or 9,862 shares.

In other Fortune Brands Home & Security news, CEO Christopher J. Klein sold 60,000 shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 23rd. Nomura Asset Mgmt Limited reported 0.06% stake. 456,861 were reported by Deutsche Bank Ag. It is also calculated by a change in gearing or leverage, liquidity, and change in shares in issue. Grimes And Co Incorporated has 0.03% invested in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS). Great West Life Assurance Can owns 107,221 shares. Creative Planning invested in 0% or 6,288 shares. 98,760 are owned by Td Asset Inc. Ranger International Management Lp who had been investing in Bce Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.05B market cap company. Gulf Intl National Bank & Trust (Uk) Ltd holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) for 48,700 shares. Motco has 0.02% invested in Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS) for 3,080 shares. (NYSE:BCE), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. BCE Inc. had 20 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, June 1 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Friday, August 7, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of FMC in report on Friday, September 8 with "Hold" rating. (NYSE:FBHS) opened at 65.96 on Friday. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Thursday, October 22 by Barclays Capital.

Since May 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $3.50 million activity. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.09%. It is positive, as 20 investors sold COO shares while 135 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. 118.92 million shares or 1.89% more from 116.71 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. The Missouri-based Duncker Streett & has invested 0.02% in FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC). From the start of the calendar year, shares have been 23.46%. Zacks Investment Management holds 0.02% or 10,772 shares in its portfolio. 658,233 were accumulated by Legal And General Gp Pcl. Capstone Asset owns 1,317 shares. Regions Financial, Alabama-based fund reported 4,561 shares. 231,357 were reported by Snyder Capital Mngmt Limited Partnership.

Analysts await FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC) to report earnings on November, 6 after the close. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.82 EPS. FBHS's profit will be $127.85 million for 19.87 P/E if the $0.83 EPS becomes a reality. It also upped Marriott Intl Inc New (NASDAQ:MAR) stake by 10,115 shares and now owns 13,475 shares. Target Corp (NYSE:TGT) was raised too. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. with's FREE daily email newsletter.

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