HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday. The industrial products company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.03, Briefing.com reports. HD Supply had a net margin of 5.07% and a return on equity of 38.09%. The company had revenue of $1.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.42 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.49 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 22.2% on a year-over-year basis.

Shares of HD Supply stock traded up $0.70 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $42.15. The company had a trading volume of 2,232,927 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,685,601. HD Supply has a twelve month low of $35.35 and a twelve month high of $46.29. The company has a current ratio of 2.05, a quick ratio of 1.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.18. The stock has a market cap of $7.68 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.25, a PEG ratio of 0.84 and a beta of 1.25.

Several research analysts have commented on HDS shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of HD Supply from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, January 31st. Buckingham Research started coverage on shares of HD Supply in a report on Thursday, December 20th. They set a “buy” rating and a $44.00 price target for the company. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of HD Supply from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 6th. Robert W. Baird upgraded shares of HD Supply from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $39.96 price target for the company in a report on Friday, January 25th. Finally, Raymond James lowered their price target on shares of HD Supply from $48.00 to $45.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, December 6th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $46.36.

In other news, Director Jana Partners Llc sold 588,300 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.71, for a total value of $22,184,793.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 3,251,545 shares of company stock valued at $123,065,335. Company insiders own 0.72% of the company’s stock.

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About HD Supply

HD Supply Holdings, Inc operates as an industrial distributor in North America. It operates through two segments, Facilities Maintenance, and Construction & Industrial. The 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.

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