Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) shares traded 0.8% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $45.5. The stock exchanged hands 3.2 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.93 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $6.65 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $53.43 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 14 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) high price target of $62 and with a conservative view have low price target of $46.

Nomura “Maintained” Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) in a research note issued to investors on 10/26/18 to Neutral with price target of $52.

Additionally on 10/12/18 Longbow Research “Downgrades” Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) to Neutral setting price target at $0 and on 9/06/18 Macquarie “Maintained” the stock to Outperform at $66. Furthermore on 8/10/18 Bank of America “Downgrades” the stock to Underperform at $61.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 42.64 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.76, Consequently Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.24%, 3.87% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.31.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.5. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.87 and can go high up to $0.98. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.95 derived from a total of 15 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.8 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS) reported $0.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $-0.12. The company posted an earnings surprise of -11.4%.

Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.48 Billion according to 16 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $1.5 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.45 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $5.54 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $5.51 Billion and high estimates of $5.58 Billion according to 18 number of analysts.

Currently Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 89.1%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -3.31%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.72%.

Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE:FBHS)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $5.45 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.22. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $15 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 3.03, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $2.36, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 19.26. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.55 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 16.44.