For its third fiscal quarter (ending March 31), Ethan Allen Interiors Inc (NYSE: ETH) has reported a -103% decline in E.P.S. from $0.30 a year ago to $-0.01 in the current quarter. This performance was $-0.22 short of the consensus estimate of $0.20. For the latest four quarters through March 31, E.P.S. were $0.68 versus $1.52 for the same period a year ago — a decline of -55%.
Recent Price Action
Ethan Allen Interiors Inc (NYSE: ETH) stock declined slightly by -0.09% on 5/11/20. The stock closed at $11.53. Trading volume in this decline was normal. The stock has been weak relative to the market over the last nine months and has declined -0.6% during the last week.
Current PriceTarget Research Rating
With future capital returns forecasted to be above the cost of capital, ETH is expected to continue to be a modest Value Builder.
ETH has a current Value Trend Rating of D (Negative). With this rating, PTR’s two proprietary measures of a stock’s current attractiveness are providing very contradictory signals. ETH has a good Appreciation Score of 73 but a very low Power Rating of 6, triggering the Negative Value Trend Rating.
In light of this discouraging new earnings information we are reviewing our current Overall Rating of D. This review will be completed in the next several days.