Tempur Sealy International Inc (NYSE:TPX) Director John Heil sold 3,477 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.00, for a total transaction of $274,683.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 33,312 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,631,648. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Shares of NYSE TPX traded down $0.73 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $77.76. 707,016 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 848,702. The firm has a market cap of $4.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.27, a PEG ratio of 1.50 and a beta of 1.68. Tempur Sealy International Inc has a twelve month low of $38.90 and a twelve month high of $81.85. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $77.19 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $67.86. The company has a quick ratio of 0.88, a current ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.79.

Tempur Sealy International (NYSE:TPX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 25th. The company reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $722.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $723.28 million. Tempur Sealy International had a net margin of 4.42% and a return on equity of 72.95%. The business’s revenue was up 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.52 EPS. Research analysts expect that Tempur Sealy International Inc will post 3.49 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of TPX. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 20.4% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,031,300 shares of the company’s stock worth $42,696,000 after purchasing an additional 174,626 shares during the period. Geode Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Tempur Sealy International by 6.5% in the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 431,733 shares of the company’s stock valued at $17,873,000 after acquiring an additional 26,160 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its stake in Tempur Sealy International by 49.0% in the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 4,856 shares of the company’s stock valued at $280,000 after acquiring an additional 1,597 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers grew its stake in Tempur Sealy International by 1.1% in the 1st quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 121,955 shares of the company’s stock valued at $7,033,000 after acquiring an additional 1,299 shares during the period. Finally, Texas Permanent School Fund grew its stake in Tempur Sealy International by 4.0% in the 1st quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 31,164 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,797,000 after acquiring an additional 1,207 shares during the period.

Several equities analysts recently commented on TPX shares. ValuEngine lowered shares of Tempur Sealy International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 4th. Raymond James set a $95.00 price objective on shares of Tempur Sealy International and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 26th. Wedbush reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $83.00 price objective on shares of Tempur Sealy International in a research report on Thursday, July 18th. SunTrust Banks reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Tempur Sealy International in a research report on Friday. Finally, Bank of America increased their price objective on shares of Tempur Sealy International from $85.00 to $100.00 in a research report on Tuesday, June 18th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Tempur Sealy International presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $83.10.

About Tempur Sealy International

Tempur Sealy International, Inc develops, manufactures, markets and distributes bedding products. It operates through North America and International segments. The North America segment consists of Tempur and Sealy manufacturing and distribution subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees located in the U.S.

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