There are 8 research firms in total that have issued ratings on Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE:LL) within the past year. The consensus, or mean target price of the Wall Street analysts covering the firm is $63.125. The most recent revision to the consensus target was on 2015-03-03. Analysts are predicting that Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE:LL) will report $0.46 earnings per share when they next issue their quarterly earnings release on or around 2015-04-29.
The consensus mean estimate is the calculated mean of all brokerage sell-side analysts that issue earnings estimates for the company. In the most recent quarter the company reported earnings of $0.64 that ended on 2014-12-31. Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE:LL) has a 2.64 consensus analyst rating on the stock based on an arithmetical average of the 8 ratings given by the brokerage analysts covering the company. This number is based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell. The highest estimate of the 8 covering analysts sees the stock climbing to $110 within the next year while the lowest estimate places the 12-month target price at $47.
Looking ahead to full year estimates, analysts have placed the consensus earnings per share estimate for the current year at $2.71. The most bullish analyst sees the company reporting earnings per share of $2.98 while the most bearish analyst is predicting a current year EPS number of $2.4. Looking further ahead to the next three to five years, the long term EPS growth rate on a consensus basis is 19.5%, based on the 2 analysts providing longer term projections in their models.
Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (Lumber Liquidators) is retailer of hardwood flooring, and hardwood flooring enhancements and accessories. The Company offers an assortment of wood flooring, which includes prefinished domestic and exotic hardwoods, engineered hardwoods, unfinished hardwoods, bamboo, cork and laminates, as well as resilient flooring. Its flooring enhancements and accessories include moldings, noise-reducing underlay and adhesives. Lumber Liquidators and Bellawood are it brands. Its hardwood flooring products are available in various widths and lengths. It offers approximately 350 different flooring product stock-keeping units. In September 2011, it acquired certain assets of Sequoia Floorings Inc. (Sequoia) relating to Sequoia’s quality control and assurance, product development and logistics operations in China. In June 2013, Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc announced that the Company has opened its 300th store, located in Las Vegas, Nevada.