After beating estimates last quarter by $0.07, Pool
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts think investors should stand pat on Pool with seven of 10 analysts rating it hold. Analysts still rate the stock a hold, but they are a bit more wary about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $684.1 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 5.7% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $1.15 per share. Estimates range from $1.11 to $1.19.
What our community says:
The majority of CAPS All-Stars see Pool as a good bet, with 71.1% giving it an outperform rating. The majority of the Fools are in agreement with the All-Stars as 68.4% give it an outperform rating. Fools are bullish on Pool and haven't been shy with their opinions lately, logging 111 posts in the past 30 days. Pool's bearish CAPS rating of one out of five stars falls short of the Fool community sentiment.
Pool's income has fallen year over year by an average of more than twofold. Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
We can help you keep tabs on your companies with My Watchlist, our free, personalized service. Add Pool now.
Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
More from The Motley Fool
Why Pool Corporation's Shares Plunged 10% Today
Earnings fell short of expectations, but there's reason to like Pool Corporation's performance in 2017.
Are Pool's Earnings Better Than They Look?
Don't just count the cash, time it.
Is Pool's Cash Machine Shutting Down?
All cash flow is not created equal.