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.

Several price targets were given for SBH by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 26, which equates to a potential upside of 27.33 percent. The lowest price target was 18, which equates to a potential downside of -11.85 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -1 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. 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 made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

SBH has an estimated earnings growth rate of 12.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers 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 lower than its 52-week 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.