M I Homes (MHO) Investors: Wedbush Reaffirms Outperform Rating, Sees $41.00/Share; Alpha Security Group (HDS) Has 0.62 Sentiment

HD Supply Holdings, Inc. operates as an industrial distributor in North America. The company has market cap of $7.43 billion. The companyÂ’s Facilities Maintenance segment offers electrical and lighting items, plumbing, appliances, janitorial supplies, hardware, kitchen and bath cabinets, window coverings, textiles and guest amenities, healthcare maintenance, and water and wastewater treatment products, as well as heating, ventilating, and air conditioning products. It has a 7.69 P/E ratio. The Company’s Waterworks segment provides pipes, fittings, valves, hydrants, and meters for use in the construction, maintenance, and repair of water and waste-water systems, as well as fire-protection systems; and smart meters, fusible piping solutions, and engineered treatment plant services and products.

Among 2 analysts covering M I Homes (NYSE:MHO), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. M I Homes has $38 highest and $25.50 lowest target. $31.83’s average target is -7.47% below currents $34.4 stock price. M I Homes had 6 analyst reports since September 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wedbush initiated it with “Outperform” rating and $28 target in Tuesday, December 6 report. As per Friday, April 28, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. The firm earned “Market Outperform” rating on Monday, July 31 by JMP Securities. The stock of M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) has “Market Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 26 by JMP Securities.

Since October 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $3.33 million activity. SCHOTTENSTEIN ROBERT H had sold 78,300 shares worth $2.52 million. CREEK PHILLIP G had sold 25,400 shares worth $814,853 on Monday, October 30.

M/I Homes, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a builder of single-family homes. The company has market cap of $946.71 million. The firm operates through Midwest Homebuilding, Southern Homebuilding, Mid-Atlantic Homebuilding, and Financial Services divisions. It has a 14.32 P/E ratio. It designs, constructs, markets, and sells single-family homes and attached townhomes to first-time, move-up, empty-nester, and luxury buyers under the M/I Homes and Showcase Collection brand names.

The stock increased 0.06% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $34.4. About 131,304 shares traded. M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) has risen 57.88% since December 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.18% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.83, from 1.98 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 19 investors sold M/I Homes, Inc. shares while 46 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 26.36 million shares or 1.13% more from 26.07 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bancorporation Of America Corp De has 0% invested in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Zpr Invest Mgmt owns 4.05% invested in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) for 99,895 shares. Arizona State Retirement Sys has invested 0% of its portfolio in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Invesco owns 357,729 shares. Envestnet Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Brandywine Global Ltd Liability Com has 0% invested in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Management Ltd has invested 0.01% in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Laurion Limited Partnership invested in 0% or 11,360 shares. Fmr Ltd accumulated 0% or 295,012 shares. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Lc stated it has 43,306 shares. Pacad Invest stated it has 0% of its portfolio in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Victory Inc holds 61,107 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase And Company has 0% invested in M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO). Citigroup accumulated 12,121 shares or 0% of the stock. Barclays Public Ltd Co reported 14,771 shares stake.

Analysts await M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $1.04 earnings per share, up 55.22% or $0.37 from last year’s $0.67 per share. MHO’s profit will be $28.62M for 8.27 P/E if the $1.04 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.71 actual earnings per share reported by M/I Homes, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 46.48% EPS growth.

Analysts await HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS) to report earnings on March, 13. They expect $0.43 EPS, down 2.27% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.44 per share. HDS’s profit will be $79.84M for 23.27 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.80 actual EPS reported by HD Supply Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -46.25% negative EPS growth.

Marathon Partners Equity Management Llc holds 11.27% of its portfolio in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. for 710,000 shares. Jana Partners Llc owns 9.09 million shares or 6.81% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Rr Partners Lp has 5.24% invested in the company for 2.12 million shares. The New York-based Blue Ridge Capital L.L.C. has invested 4.4% in the stock. Sasco Capital Inc Ct, a Connecticut-based fund reported 2.65 million shares.