Analysts Shared Their Read on 2 Stocks: Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH), Crocs, Inc. (CROX)

The opening price for Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH) was $15.78 and the volume amounted to 2.01 million shares which compares with the average volume of 2.3 million shares. The company stock experienced a 1.59% move to arrive at $15.95.

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) Analyst Opinion

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 14 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 16.53% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -9.22% last month and is down -39.63 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 3 of analysts who cover SBH having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $16.5 price target on Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc., suggesting a 3.45% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -42.44% below its 52-week high.

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. Earnings Surprise

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.45 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.47. Its revenue totaled $989.97 million down -0.81% from the previous quarter.

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH) Intraday View

This stock (SBH) is ahead of its 52-week low with 13.52%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 3.55% which for the week stands at 4.61%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -2.51% and stays -10.76% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 3.3% gains and now is down -17.69% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $18.8. Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -40.77%.

Turning to Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX), its shares were trading at $10.9 a retreat of $-0.13, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $11.07, touched a high of $11.23 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bearish recommendations with the consensus call at 3. Crocs, Inc. has 0 buy ratings, 8 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -2.68% from its high of $11.20 to a $788.61 million market value through last close.

Crocs, Inc. (CROX) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale improved from 2.88 to 3 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $8.93 a share. The target implies a -18.07% decrease from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of -8.26% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.85 million shares versus an average volume of 1.13 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 3.5% which for the week approaches 5.14%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $10.84 and compares with the $5.93 52-week low. The stock recovered 83.81% since its low point and has performed 58.89% year-to-date.

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