TPX stock: buy or sell?

TPX stock price: $75.78 -2.40% At close on September 20th, 2019

Updated on:
September 20th, 2019


Tempur Sealy International closed today at $75.78 and dropped a tragic -2.40%.

Tempur Sealy International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes bedding products worldwide.

Should I buy TPX stock?

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None of our preferred buy setups matches with Tempur Sealy International stock situation right now, hence this is not a suitable entry point.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This is not a selling recommendation at all, just it's not the best moment to buy if you follow any of these trading strategies.

Is Tempur Sealy International stock a buy?

Financial institutions and banks post stock ratings everyday. At, we gathered 14 ratings published for TPX stock in the last month.

Is TPX a good stock to buy?
DateAnalyst / BrokerPrevious ratingCurrent rating
2019-7-26SunTrust Banksn/aHold
2019-6-24Raymond Jamesn/aStrong-Buy
2019-6-24Loop CapitalSellHold
2019-6-20SunTrust BanksHoldAverage
2019-6-18Bank of American/an/a
2019-5-3SunTrust Banksn/aHold

TPX stock analysis

Daily outlook

Shares of Tempur Sealy International ended today at $75.78 and dropped a tragic -2.40%.

Tempur Sealy International dropped a tragic -2.40% and closed at $75.78. TPX is retaking the upward trend marking a new rising bottom heading to break out over $79.90. In this session, Tempur Sealy International stock crossed down the SMA50d line. If you are using SMA50d line as stop loss trigger, double check your position in this stock.

TPX stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Tempur Sealy International closed this week at $75.78 and fell an awful -3.45%. By mid August TPX collapsed a dreadful -6.56% in just one week.

Price pattern shows an uptrend with two rising tops and bottoms, and now trading upwards to the $81.85 resistance. Since SMA20d and SMA40w crossed up early April, TPX price climbed $18.11 per share (31.40%). Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up by mid January, TPX climbed $27.73 (57.71%).

TPX stock chart (weekly)

TPX stock price history

TPX IPO was on December 18th, 2003 at $13.57 per share1. Since then, TPX stock grew a 458.40%, with an average of 30.60% per year. If you had invested right after TPX's IPO a $1,000 in TPX stock in 2003, it would worth $4,584.00 today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

TPX stock historical price chart

TPX stock reached 52-week highs on July at $81.85, and all-time highs 2012-04-18 with a price of 87.43.

TPX stock price target is $79.90

How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable However, many stock price predictions are published every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts. We do not recommend to follow these stock price predictions without a critical thinking from your side, as their accuracy is usually low. We have 11 price targets for TPX stock published in the last month:
TPX stock price predictions
DateAnalyst / BrokerActionPrevious targetCurrent targetDiff
2019-7-26SunTrust BanksRaises Targetn/a$78.00-
2019-7-26KeyCorpRaises Target$90.00$95.005.6%
2019-6-24Raymond JamesReiterates$77.00$90.0016.9%
2019-6-24Loop CapitalUpgradesn/a$70.00-
2019-6-20SunTrust BanksLowers Targetn/a$68.00-
2019-6-18Bank of AmericaRaises Target$85.00$100.0017.6%
2019-5-3SunTrust BanksRaises Targetn/a$70.00-
(in average)$83.00$79.90-4.0%
The price prediction for Tempur Sealy International stock is $79.90, moving in a range between $100.00 and $65.00. In average, analysts' outlook on TPX price target is negative, downgrading the target by a -4.00% from previous estimations.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

On February, Tempur Sealy International didn't meet the expectations of the experts and posted a lame EPS of $0.90 per share when experts were expecting $0.96.
TPX earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Annual financial results

In 2018, Tempur Sealy International annual revenues remained stable a tight 0.09% to $2,702.90 M USD from $2,700.60 marked in 2017. On the other hand, its earnings margin (compared to sales) declined to 3.72%, that is $100.50 million.

TPX annual Sales and Income evolution
2013$2,460 M-$79 M3.2%-
2014$2,990 M21.54%$109 M3.6%38.55%
2015$3,151 M5.40%$74 M2.3%-32.51%
2016$3,127 M-0.76%$202 M6.5%174.97%
2017$2,701 M-13.64%$151 M5.6%-25.09%
2018$2,703 M0.09%$101 M3.7%-33.62%

Quarterly financial results

Tempur Sealy International posted $676.10 million in revenues for 2018-Q4, a -7.32% less compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $12.30 million with a profit margin of 1.82%. Profit margin slightly fell a -3.98% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 5.80%. When comparing revenues to same quarter last year, Tempur Sealy International sales marked a bad decrease and depreciated a -1.33%.
TPX quarterly Sales and Income evolution
2017-Q1$722 M-$34 M4.7%-
2017-Q2$659 M-8.70%$25 M3.7%-27.73%
2017-Q3$725 M9.93%$45 M6.2%82.04%
2017-Q4$685 M-5.46%$48 M7.1%8.52%
2018-Q1$648 M-5.43%$23 M3.6%-52.27%
2018-Q2$670 M3.35%$23 M3.4%-1.30%
2018-Q3$730 M8.93%$42 M5.8%85.53%
2018-Q4$676 M-7.32%$12 M1.8%-70.92%

Tempur Sealy International ownership

When you are planning to buy a stock, it's worth to check its ownership structure.

Management staff in all public traded companies that hold equity is required to report every transaction to the SEC. For Tempur Sealy International, 1.98% of all outstanding shares are owned by its staff.

Bearish positions for TPX stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.

For a better understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:

Market cap$4.2 B$214.9 M$5.4 B$1.5 B$1.3 B
Total shares54.8 M12.4 M131.5 M46.6 M29.3 M
Float shares41.7 M10.7 M129.8 M45.1 M28.4 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)120.7%82.3%81.1%93.8%115.5%
  - Insider holdings (%)2.0%3.6%1.0%3.9%2.9%
Shares in short selling0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%

TPX summary

Friday, September 20th, 2019
Day range$75.17 - $78.39
Previous close$77.64
Session gain-2.40%
Average true range$2.37
50d mov avg$77.10
100d mov avg$72.44
200d mov avg$63.23
Daily patternlb02a
Weekly pattern lb02a

Tempur Sealy International performance

To better understand Tempur Sealy International performance you must compare its gains with other related stocks in same sector or industry. For Tempur Sealy International, the benchmark is made against Culp, Leggett & Platt, La-Z-Boy and Sleep Number.
TPXTempur Sealy Inte...1.75%37.36%40.78%
LEGLeggett & Platt8.86%3.30%-5.97%
SNBRSleep Number9.68%-6.05%17.99%

Tempur Sealy International competitors

One check before investing in any stock is to have a look a list of its competitors, in this case for Tempur Sealy International. We chose 4 companies as Tempur Sealy International competitors as they are in the same industry or have similar market objectives.