Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) reported sales (ttm) of 2.66 Billion, whereas, 3 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 578.68 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 581 million and lower end at 575.8 million while the year ago reported sale was 659.55 million.
3 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 710.8 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 716.4 million and 701.99 million respectively.
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Jun 02 BMO, whereas, 3 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.01. The analysts estimated EPS for the lower end at -0.02 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.06.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.09 reported by 3 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Jul2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.09 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.11 and 0.08 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.12. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 1 analysts is at -37.6%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at -37.6 and -37.6.
Valuation Ratios of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 24.14 while the company’s industry has 13.31 P/E and the sector P/E is 21.99. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 23.5 and low P/E is 2.01, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 19.33 and 35.99 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 10.68 for the industry and 13.94 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, HOV has Beta of 1.69 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.19 and 1.34 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of HOV stands at 0.14 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 0. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 19.13, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 9.52 and 510844.2 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 Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) stands at 19.38 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 7.54 and 3.84 respectively.
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (HOV) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -3.16% and closed its last trading session at $2.53. The market capitalization of the company is at $372.4 Million. The stock touched 52-week High of $2.98 on 07/11/17 and 52-week Low of $1.52 on 11/02/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 7.29% and Monthly Volatility of 5.37%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.7 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.14.