Fortune Brands Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:FBHS)

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$54.86 $0.07 (0.13%) FBHS stock closing price Aug 20, 2018 (Closing)

Watch the robo advisor video of Fortune Brands stock analysis on Amigobulls. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for FBHS stock.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Stock Rating 3.7/5

Amigobulls FBHS stock analysis uses latest quarter 2018 Q2 financial data like Fortune Brands revenue growth, profit margins and cash flows. Fortune Brands valuation forms a crucial part of our stock analysis. Our Fortune Brands stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy FBHS stock?

  • The TTM operating margin was good at 12.43 for Fortune Brands.
  • Net margins stood at a healthy 8.5% (average) for Fortune Brands in the Trailing Twelve Months.
  • The Fortune Brands stock currently trades at a price to earnings ratio of 17.2, compared to the sector average of 20.5. We rate this as a positive.
  • Fortune Brands's return on invested capital of 12.1 is good.
  • The LTM ROE of 18.9 for Fortune Brands is attractive.
  • The company has a healthy free cash flow margin of 11.2.

Should you sell FBHS stock?

  • Fortune Brands salesgrew by a marginal 4.7% year over year in 2018-06.
  • With a debt/equity ratio of 0.99, Fortune Brands is highly leveraged in comparison to Industrial Products peers.

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Investors can make use of the Amigobulls Fortune Brands stock analysis to ascertain how FBHS stock fares in fundamental analysis investment criteria. Company's fundamentals remain one of the key driver of FBHS stock and helps investors in making good buy and sell decision.

Fortune Brands revenue growth and profit or net income are the main underlying forces which could detremine the direction of the share price. One can also combine technical analysis and fundamental analysis to get a holistic picture about FBHS stock.