Smart & Final Stores, Inc. Comm (NYSE:SFS):
Smart & Final Stores, Inc. To Announce Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results On Wednesday, November 16th.
The company is now up since yesterday’s close of $12.05.
The stock last traded at $12.25 which is marginally under $12.73, the 50 day moving average and which is a tad under the 200 day moving average of $14.42. The 50 day moving average was down by -3.75% and the 200 day average moved down $-2.17.
The P/E ratio is 33.29 and the market cap of the company is 905.31M. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.37 and is expected to be $0.56 for the current year with 73,903,000 shares presently outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS to be $0.12 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $0.66.
Brokerage analysts have issued ratings on the stock recently. Barclays issued its first research report on the stock by announcing an initial rating of “Equal-weight” and setting a price target of $13.00. On August 16 the company was downgraded from “” to “Underweight” and a price target of $13.00 was set in an announcement from Morgan Stanley.
On July 29 Deutsche Bank maintained a stock rating of “Buy” but lowered the price expectation from $20.00 to $17.00. Equity analyst BB&T Capital began coverage with a rating of “Buy”.
November 10 investment analysts at Piper Jaffray maintained a company rating of “Overweight” and moved down the price target to $18.00 from $20.00. Barclays both upgraded the stock and raised the price target on October 6 changing the price target from $18.00 to $19.00 and moving the rating from “Equal-weight” to “Overweight”.