Investors never know what to expect for Herman Miller
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Half of analysts think investors should stand pat on Herman Miller while the remaining half rate the stock as a buy. Analysts don't like Herman Miller as much as competitor Steelcase overall. Four out of four analysts rate Steelcase a buy compared to two of four for Herman Miller. That rating hasn't budged in three months as analysts have remained steadfast in their opinion of the stock.
- Revenue Forecasts: On average, analysts predict $444.7 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 16.8% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street Earnings Expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of 33 cents per share. Estimates range from 30 cents to 35 cents.
What our community says:
CAPS All Stars are solidly behind the stock with 97.8% assigning it an "outperform" rating. The community at large concurs with the All Stars with 91.5% giving it a rating of "outperform." Fools have embraced Herman Miller, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 61 posts in the past 30 days. Even with a robust four out of five stars, Herman Miller's CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
Herman Miller's profit has risen year over year by an average of more than threefold over the past five quarters.
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