Analyst Ratings for Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SBH) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. SBH had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 2 gave SBH a buy rating, 2 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SBH. The maximum price target given was 26, implying potential capital gains of 27.33 percent. The minimum price target given was 18, implying potential capital losses of -11.85 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -1 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.57 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

SBH has an estimated earnings growth rate of 12.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. SBH has a PEG ratio of 0.98.

SBH has a 52-week high of 30.40 and a 52-week low of 17.26. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 18.31 percent, and 32.83 percent below the high. SBH has a P/E ratio of 12.68. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SBH value stock report compares SBH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SBH is $2.73 billion. SBH is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.