Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL) reported Market Capitalization of 8.88 Billion

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Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) reported sales (ttm) of 4.21 Billion, whereas, 8 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1071.97 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1092.98 million and lower end at 1046.3 million while the year ago reported sale was 1209.01 million.

8 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Mar 8, 2017- Mar 10, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1172.64 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1250 million and 1128.4 million respectively.

Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Jun 07 BMO at 0.6, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 1.2. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.28 and lower end at 1.13 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 1.42.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 1.48 reported by 10 number of analyst for the quarter ending Mar 8, 2017- Mar 10, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.48 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.64 and 1.36 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 1.58. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 5.8%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 7.4 and 4.2.

Valuation Ratios of Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 26.65 while the company’s industry has 21.17 P/E and the sector P/E is 37.43. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 22.43 and low P/E is 16.71, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 67.37 and 147.79 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 17.24 for the industry and 14.71 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, VAL has Beta of 1.67 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.18 and 0.87 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of VAL stands at 2.11 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 8.33. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 20.22, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 17.87 and 13.93 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) stands at 1.17 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at -0.51 and 2.14 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 12.62.

Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -0.28% and closed its last trading session at $112.06. The market capitalization of the company is at $8.88 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $112.69 on 05/04/17 and 52-week Low of $96.94 on 10/28/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 0.25% and Monthly Volatility of 0.19%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.68 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.25.