More Unnerving Face-Rippers Ahead? Toll Brothers, Inc. (TOL)

Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Tue 26 Feb (In 44 Days). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $0.62 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of $2.08 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of 11.00%, a profit margin of 10.50% and a gross margin of 20.60%.

Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). Most recently, on January 11th, 2019, Buckingham Research Initiated a Neutral rating. Before that, on December 6th, 2018, RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade to Sector Perform. Deutsche Bank Downgrade a Hold rating on October 22nd, 2018, BofA/Merrill Downgrade an Neutral rating on October 18th, 2018, and Barclays Reiterated a Underweight rating on May 23rd, 2018.

At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 146.47M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 5.26B. In the last trading day, 1,906,802 shares of Toll Brothers, Inc. were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 3.79M shares per day of trading.

If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by $1.00 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of +2.87% and a moving average of 35.74. In the past 20 days, its price changed by $2.98 (which is +9.05%) and the stock’s moving average was 33.39. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of TOL changed by $5.37 (which is +17.59%) and demonstrated a moving average of 32.92.

Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 89.10%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 91.82% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 91.82%. Using a similar metric, Toll Brothers, Inc. (TOL) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 88.86% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 90.51% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 90.51%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was 1.32 over the past 9 days, 2.24 over the past two weeks, and 2.72 in the last 20 days.

As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $35.90 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $52.73 and a low of $28.68. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.

BlackRock Fund Advisors sold more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 13,090,130 shares of the company’s stock following the subtraction of -631,512 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that BlackRock Fund Advisors now held 9.00% stake in Toll Brothers, Inc. (TOL)’s shares.

Just in the most recent trading day, Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) experienced a high price of $36.63 and low point of $35.67. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 35.9 per share, following a loss of -$0.21, or -0.66% during the full day.