Equities analysts predict that Restoration Hardware Holdings, Inc (NYSE:RH) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of $1.27 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Ten analysts have provided estimates for Restoration Hardware’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.22 to $1.30. Restoration Hardware reported earnings of $1.04 per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 22.1%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, December 4th.

On average, analysts expect that Restoration Hardware will report full year earnings of $7.63 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $7.52 to $7.70. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the firm will report earnings of $8.25 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $6.64 to $8.85. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that that provide coverage for Restoration Hardware.

Restoration Hardware (NYSE:RH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September 4th. The company reported $2.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.30. Restoration Hardware had a net margin of 4.29% and a return on equity of 520.85%. The company had revenue of $642.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $660.89 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.65 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year.

RH has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Restoration Hardware from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, September 6th. Gordon Haskett raised shares of Restoration Hardware from a “hold” rating to an “accumulate” rating and lowered their target price for the company from $135.00 to $58.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 28th. William Blair reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of Restoration Hardware in a research note on Tuesday, August 14th. Piper Jaffray Companies upped their target price on shares of Restoration Hardware to $165.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 5th. Finally, Wedbush initiated coverage on shares of Restoration Hardware in a research note on Monday, October 22nd. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $145.00 target price on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $137.50.

Shares of NYSE:RH traded down $0.91 on Friday, hitting $122.95. 15,825 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,075,413. Restoration Hardware has a one year low of $74.50 and a one year high of $164.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.99, a quick ratio of 0.17 and a current ratio of 0.83. The company has a market cap of $2.66 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 40.14, a PEG ratio of 0.68 and a beta of 2.06.

In other Restoration Hardware news, Director Ali Rowghani sold 3,024 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $129.68, for a total value of $392,152.32. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 6,953 shares in the company, valued at $901,665.04. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, CEO Gary G. Friedman purchased 7,622 shares of Restoration Hardware stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $131.19 per share, for a total transaction of $999,930.18. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 2,253,332 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $295,614,625.08. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders own 29.70% of the company’s stock.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Guggenheim Capital LLC boosted its position in Restoration Hardware by 4.9% in the first quarter. Guggenheim Capital LLC now owns 20,818 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,983,000 after buying an additional 963 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc boosted its position in Restoration Hardware by 2.9% in the first quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 39,362 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,710,000 after buying an additional 1,101 shares in the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in Restoration Hardware by 24.6% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 17,238 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,408,000 after buying an additional 3,403 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in Restoration Hardware by 2.9% in the first quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 148,574 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,156,000 after buying an additional 4,237 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc. acquired a new position in Restoration Hardware in the second quarter valued at about $838,000.

Restoration Hardware Company Profile

RH, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the home furnishings. It offers products in various categories, including furniture, lighting, textiles, bath ware, d├ęcor, outdoor and garden, tableware, and child and teen furnishings. The company provides its products through its retail galleries; and Source Books, a series of catalogs, as well as online through rh.com, restorationhardware.com, rhbabyandchild.com, rhteen.com, and rhmodern.com, as well as waterworks.com.

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