Insider Selling: Mattress Firm Holding Corp Insider Unloads 4,927 Shares of Stock (MFRM)
Mattress Firm Holding Corp (NASDAQ:MFRM) Insider James R. Black unloaded 4,927 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.07, for a total transaction of $226,986.89. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 458,256 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $21,111,854. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
Mattress Firm Holding Corp (NASDAQ:MFRM) traded up 0.88% on Monday, hitting $46.77. 141,493 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Mattress Firm Holding Corp has a 1-year low of $29.29 and a 1-year high of $50.34. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $47.26 and a 200-day moving average of $45.33. The company has a market cap of $1.596 billion and a P/E ratio of 32.67.
Mattress Firm Holding Corp (NASDAQ:MFRM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, June 3rd. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $333.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $337.55 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 20.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Mattress Firm Holding Corp will post $1.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Mattress Firm Holding Corp in a research note on Wednesday, July 9th. They now have a $57.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $53.00. Separately, analysts at Raymond James reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Mattress Firm Holding Corp in a research note on Monday, June 16th. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $48.00. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $52.68.
Mattress Firm Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:MFRM), is a specialty retailer of mattresses and related products and accessories in the United States.
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