TPX stock: buy or sell?

TPX stock price: $76.28 -1.92% At close on July 15th, 2019

Updated on:
July 15th, 2019


After climbing for 4 days, Monday Tempur Sealy International dropped a fatal -1.92%, closing at $76.28.

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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Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highYes
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo

Is Tempur Sealy International stock a buy?

Banks and financial institutions publish stock ratings everyday. At, we gathered 11 ratings published for TPX stock in the last 30 days.

Is TPX a good stock to buy?
DateAnalyst / BrokerPrevious ratingCurrent rating
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

After climbing for 4 sessions, Monday Tempur Sealy International dropped a fatal -1.92%, closing at $76.28.

After climbing for 4 sessions, Monday Tempur Sealy International dropped a fatal -1.92%, closing at $76.28. Since last April when SMA100d and SMA200d crossed up, TPX price gained $18.06 per share (31.02%). From a daily perspective, TPX is in a short term uptrend after plotting its last bottom ($71.46, on Jun/28) higher than the previous bottom, and its last top ($78.01, on Friday) also over the previous top. Now trading in between its last bottom and last top TPX might consolidate in a plain range, waiting to break out over $78.01 or down under $71.46.

TPX stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Tempur Sealy International closed this week at $76.28 and slightly fell a rough -1.92%. By mid June TPX rocketed an extraordinary 8.50% in just one week.

Tempur Sealy International stock is trading in the range of its last top and last bottom. Loosing would mean breaking the current uptrend. Breakdowns under last bottom are selling point signals for some trading strategies. Early April, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 32.27%. Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up by mid January, TPX climbed $28.23 (58.75%).

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 462.10%, with an average of 30.80% per year. If you had invested $1,000 in TPX stock in 2003, it would worth $4,621.00 today.

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

TPX stock historical price chart

TPX stock reached 52-week highs on Friday at $78.01, and all-time highs 2012-04-18 with a price of 87.43.

TPX stock price target is $77.90

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. The accuracy of these stock price predictions is not very high, and you should not blindly believe and make decisions only based on what this ratings or price target predictions say. For the last month we found 8 price predictions for TPX stock:
TPX stock price predictions
DateAnalyst / BrokerActionPrevious targetCurrent targetDiff
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)$80.70$77.90-3.0%
The price prediction for Tempur Sealy International stock is $77.90, moving in a range between $100.00 and $65.00. In average, analysts' outlook on TPX price target is negative, downgrading the forecast by a -3.00% from previous estimations.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

On February, Tempur Sealy International failed to meet the estimates of the analysts and reported an unpleasant 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 sales stayed stable a neutral 0.09% to $2,702.90 M USD from $2,700.60 marked in 2017. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, on the other hand, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) declined a -1.89% to 3.72%.

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 reported $676.10 million in revenues for 2018-Q4, a -7.32% less compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter earnings marked $12.30 million with a profit margin of 1.82%. Profit margin decreased a -3.98% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 5.80%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, Tempur Sealy International sales marked an ugly loss and slightly fell 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 shares of a company, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.

Tempur Sealy International shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 1.98% of all shares.

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

The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to Tempur Sealy International:

Market cap$4.2 B$233.7 M$5.1 B$1.5 B$1.2 B
Total shares54.7 M12.5 M131.2 M47.0 M30.1 M
Float shares41.6 M10.9 M129.8 M45.7 M29.3 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

Monday, July 15th, 2019
Day range$75.59 - $77.86
Previous close$77.77
Session gain-1.92%
Average true range$1.50
50d mov avg$68.30
100d mov avg$63.75
200d mov avg$56.50
Daily patternlt06a
Weekly pattern lt06a

Tempur Sealy International performance

Stocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. We compared Tempur Sealy International against Culp, Leggett & Platt, La-Z-Boy and Sleep Number in the following table:
TPXTempur Sealy Inte...24.54%45.38%41.31%
LEGLeggett & Platt-8.90%3.67%-11.35%
SNBRSleep Number5.52%14.87%31.72%

Tempur Sealy International competitors

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