Restoration Hardware (NYSE:RH) had its price objective increased by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank from $143.00 to $185.00 in a report issued on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 34.91% from the company’s previous close.

RH has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Gordon Haskett raised shares of Restoration Hardware from a “hold” rating to an “accumulate” rating and lowered their price target for the stock from $135.00 to $58.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 28th. Stifel Nicolaus raised shares of Restoration Hardware from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $142.00 to $150.00 in a report on Friday, October 12th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Restoration Hardware from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, September 6th. Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $145.00 price target on shares of Restoration Hardware in a report on Tuesday, November 27th. Finally, William Blair reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of Restoration Hardware in a report on Wednesday, September 5th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $152.28.

NYSE:RH opened at $137.13 on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 0.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.99. The company has a market capitalization of $2.51 billion, a P/E ratio of 44.96, a P/E/G ratio of 0.78 and a beta of 2.04. Restoration Hardware has a 12 month low of $74.50 and a 12 month high of $164.49.

Restoration Hardware (NYSE:RH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, December 3rd. The company reported $1.73 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.27 by $0.46. The company had revenue of $636.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $632.25 million. Restoration Hardware had a net margin of 4.58% and a return on equity of 369.26%. Restoration Hardware’s revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.04 EPS. As a group, sell-side analysts expect that Restoration Hardware will post 7.2 EPS for the current year.

In other Restoration Hardware news, CEO Gary G. Friedman bought 7,622 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 13th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $131.19 per share, with a total value of $999,930.18. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now directly owns 2,253,332 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $295,614,625.08. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Director Ali Rowghani sold 3,024 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $129.68, for a total transaction of $392,152.32. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 6,953 shares in the company, valued at approximately $901,665.04. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 29.70% of the company’s stock.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Restoration Hardware stock. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its position in shares of Restoration Hardware Holdings, Inc (NYSE:RH) by 24.6% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 17,238 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,403 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA owned approximately 0.08% of Restoration Hardware worth $2,408,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Restoration Hardware Company Profile

RH, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the home furnishings. It offers products in various categories, including furniture, lighting, textiles, bath ware, d├ęcor, outdoor and garden, tableware, and child and teen furnishings. The company provides its products through its retail galleries; and Source Books, a series of catalogs, as well as online through rh.com, restorationhardware.com, rhbabyandchild.com, rhteen.com, and rhmodern.com, as well as waterworks.com.

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