TPX stock: buy or sell?

TPX stock price: $62.28 0.23% At close on May 20th, 2019

Updated on:
May 20th, 2019


Shares of Tempur Sealy International ended today at $62.28 and stayed stable a slightly good 0.23%.

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

Should I buy TPX stock?

Trading stocks requires experience and discipline, and your buying and selling decisions must come following a methodology. That's why is so important to define your own trading strategy that matches with your character as inversor. At, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.

Currently, Tempur Sealy International stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.

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?

Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are posted by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness. At, we detected 5 ratings published for TPX stock in the last month.

The general sentiment of these ratings is bullish for TPX stock, with 3 positive ratings.
Is TPX a good stock to buy?
DateAnalyst / BrokerPrevious ratingCurrent rating
2019-5-3SunTrust Banksn/aHold

TPX stock analysis

Daily outlook

Shares of Tempur Sealy International closed today at $62.28 and stayed stable a slightly good 0.23%.

Tempur Sealy International shares stayed constant 0.23% to $62.28 today. On April, SMA100d and SMA200d crossed up triggering a rise of 6.97%. Since last January when TPX stock price broke up the SMA200d line, it gained $13.34 (27.26%).

TPX stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Tempur Sealy International closed this week at $62.28 and remained steady a tight 0.23%. Late April TPX boosted an outstanding 5.82% in just one week.

TPX shows a long term strength with several rising tops and rising bottoms. It left a new bottom at $58.81 last week. Previous top ($68.42) will play as a resistance in possible new gains. Early April, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 7.99%. Since mid January when TPX stock price broke up the SMA40w line, it gained $14.23 (29.61%).

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 359.00%, with an average of 23.90% per year. If you had invested $1,000 in TPX stock in 2003, it would worth $3,590.00 today.

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

TPX stock historical price chart

TPX stock reached 52-week highs on May/3 at $68.42, and all-time highs 2012-04-18 with a price of 87.43.

TPX stock price target is $68.30

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. 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. We have 3 price targets for Tempur Sealy International stock posted in the last 30 days:
TPX stock price predictions
DateAnalyst / BrokerActionPrevious targetCurrent targetDiff
2019-5-3SunTrust BanksRaises Targetn/a$70.00-
(in average)$0.00$68.300.0%
Moving in a range from $70.00 and $65.00, the price prediction for Tempur Sealy International stock is $68.30. In average, analysts' outlook on TPX price forecast is stable from previous estimations.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

Tempur Sealy International failed experts on February when it published an Earnings per Share (EPS) of $0.90 when the market consensus was $0.96.
TPX earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Annual financial results

Compared to 2017, last anual revenues report draw a tight movement of 0.09% to $2,702.90 M USD. Nevertheless, its earnings margin (compared to sales) depreciated 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 M in sales 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 decreased 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 an unpleasant slide 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 a company, it's worth to review 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 context understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related stocks:

Market cap$3.4 B$230.8 M$4.9 B$1.5 B$1.0 B
Total shares54.7 M12.4 M131.3 M46.7 M30.2 M
Float shares40.7 M10.9 M129.8 M45.6 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, May 20th, 2019
Day range$61.69 - $62.53
Previous close$62.14
Session gain0.23%
Average true range$2.50
50d mov avg$60.24
100d mov avg$56.24
200d mov avg$53.64
Daily patternlt02a
Weekly pattern lb03a

Tempur Sealy International performance

Stocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. In the following table, we compare Tempur Sealy International performance to Culp, Leggett & Platt, La-Z-Boy and Sleep Number:
TPXTempur Sealy Inte...6.94%26.48%30.70%
LEGLeggett & Platt-15.78%0.91%-7.65%
SNBRSleep Number-23.11%-8.41%19.44%

Tempur Sealy International competitors

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