Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (NYSE:TPX) was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 7,877 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately Infinity compared to the average daily volume of 0 put options.

Tempur Sealy International (NYSE:TPX) opened at $53.92 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.84, a current ratio of 1.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 20.03. The firm has a market cap of $2,906.13, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.02, a P/E/G ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 1.60.

Tempur Sealy International (NYSE:TPX) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $724.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $756.10 million. Tempur Sealy International had a return on equity of 1,042.63% and a net margin of 5.79%. Tempur Sealy International’s revenue was down 12.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.32 earnings per share. equities analysts forecast that Tempur Sealy International will post 3.28 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Morgan Stanley increased its position in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 99.6% during the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 233,881 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,866,000 after acquiring an additional 116,718 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC increased its position in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 22.3% during the second quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 29,617 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,581,000 after acquiring an additional 5,394 shares during the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 3.8% during the second quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 200,825 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,722,000 after acquiring an additional 7,274 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 15,212.6% during the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,784,051 shares of the company’s stock valued at $175,806,000 after acquiring an additional 3,759,339 shares during the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Tempur Sealy International by 14.9% during the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 3,602,464 shares of the company’s stock valued at $167,372,000 after acquiring an additional 466,161 shares during the last quarter.

Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Tempur Sealy International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $55.00 price target on shares of Tempur Sealy International in a report on Friday. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 price target on shares of Tempur Sealy International in a report on Friday. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Tempur Sealy International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Tempur Sealy International presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $62.44.

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Tempur Sealy International Company Profile

Tempur Sealy International, Inc is a bedding manufacturer. The Company develops, manufactures, markets and distributes bedding products. The Company operates in two segments: North America and International. The North America segment consists of Tempur and Sealy manufacturing and distribution subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees located in the United States and Canada.

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