At Home Story

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HOME -- USA Stock  

USD 18.85  0.86  4.78%

At Home Group is scheduled to announce its earnings today. The next fiscal quarter end is expected on the 31st of October 2020. The stock experiences an active downward rally. As many baby boomers are still indifferent towards consumer cyclical space, it makes sense to break down At Home as a potential position. What exactly are At Home shareholders getting in November?
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Do analysts have more confidence in At Home (NYSE:HOME) in October?
At Home Group currently holds 1.78 B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 5.2, indicating the entity may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations.
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What is happening with At Home Group this year

Annual and quarterly reports issued by At Home Group are formal financial statements that are published yearly and quarterly and sent to At Home stockholders. The reports show and break down the current year's ongoing operations and discuss plans for the upcoming year. Annual reports have been a requirement from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for businesses owned by the public since 1934. Companies such as At Home often view their annual report as an effective marketing tool to disseminate their perspective on company future earnings or innovations. With this in mind, many companies devote large sums of money to making their reports attractive and informative. In such instances, the annual report becomes a forum through which a company can communicate to the general public any number of topics that may or may not be directly related to the actual data published in the reports.

How At Home utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of At Home, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash At Home is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The At Home cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities. At Home Net Cash Flow from Operations is projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Net Cash Flow from Operations was at 105.6 Million

A Deeper look at At Home

Earning per share calculations of the firm is based on official Zacks consensus of 4 analysts regarding At Home's future annual earnings. Given the historical accuracy of 78.14%, the future earnings per share of the company is estimated to be 1.708 with the lowest and highest values of 1.3 and 2.0, respectively. Please note that this consensus of annual earnings estimates for At Home Group is an estimate of EPS before non-recurring items and including employee stock options expenses.

Is At Home a risky opportunity?

Let's check the volatility. At Home is looking slightly risky at this time. Whether you invest your money or manage your clients' funds, remember that it is easy to forget that behind At Home (NYSE:HOME) stock is an actual business venture. So, do not let stock picking become an abstract concept by ignoring the elementary risk calculations. purchasing a share of an At Home stock makes you a part-owner of that company.

At Home Group Current Consensus

Here is the latest trade recommendation based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysis covering At Home Group. The At Home consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average estimates from all of the analysts covering At Home

Strong Buy
3
Hold
6
Strong Buy333.33
Buy00.0
Hold666.67
Sell00.0
Strong Sell00.0

Will At Home shareholders go ballistic after another dip?

Potential upside is down to 11.14. It may indicate a possible volatility dip. At Home Group is displaying above-average volatility over the selected time horizon. Investors should scrutinize At Home Group independently to ensure intended market timing strategies are aligned with expectations about At Home volatility.

Our Final Perspective on At Home

Although many other companies in the specialty retail industry are either recovering or due for a correction, At Home may not be performing as strong as the other in terms of long-term growth potentials. The bottom line, as of the 29th of October 2020, we believe that at this point, At Home is somewhat reliable with below average chance of financial distress within the next 2 years. From a slightly different point of view, the entity appears to be overvalued. Our up-to-date 30 days buy vs. sell advice on the firm is Strong Hold.

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