The average EPS estimate for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) for the three months ending 2016-12-31 is given as $0.4.
You find that 7 days ago, the average EPS estimate on the stock was $0.4, while for the 30 days ago the average EPS estimate stood at $0.4.
If you look back further, you see that the average EPS estimate for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) 60 days ago was given as 0.4, while EPS estimate 90 days ago was quoted at $0.4.
The change in the stock’s EPS estimate over the last 7 days works out to 0%.
EPS estimate revisions
Over the last 7 days, EPS estimates for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) have been revised up 0 times. In the same period, the EPS estimate has been revised down 0 times.
In the last 30 days, the stock has had its EPS estimate revised up 2 and it has been revised up 3 times over the last 60 days.
Up revisions in the last 90 days are 3 and up revisions in the last 120 days are 2.
But for the last 18 days, the company has seen its EPS revised up 2 times, offset by 4 down revisions in the same period.
The down revisions of EPS in last 30, 60, 90 and 120 days were 1, 3, 3 and 3.
What About EPS Surprises
Analysts predicted EPS of $0.4 for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) for the period ended 2. But the company ended up posting actual EPS of $0.49 on 2016-07-18. The EPS estimate cited was worked out based on 8 estimates that analysts had issued on the stock.
Therefore, Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) posted EPS surprise of $0.05 per share in dollar terms, which works out to 11.36%. The standard deviation of the actual EPS reported by the company and the average EPS estimate immediately before the earnings were released works out to $0.01.
Quarterly Sales Estimates
For the fiscal year 2017, the mean and median annual sales estimates for the company are given as $456.79 and $456.79. The estimates are based on the projections of 2 analysts.
So far, the highest annual sales estimate for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) stands at$458.4. That compares with the lowest annual sales estimate of $455.18. Calculating the standard deviation of the extreme annual sales estimates leads you to 2.276%.
Annual sales estimate adjustments
In the last 7 days, 2 analysts have raised their annual sales estimates for the company. But over the same period, 2 analysts have trimmed their annual sales estimates.
With that, you find that the percentage change in mean annual sales estimate in the last 7 days works out to 0%.
Over the last one month, though, 2 analysts moved to raise their sales estimates for Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO). That compares with 2 analysts who cut their sales estimate for the company in the same period. That leads you to -1.012% as the mean sales estimate change over the last one month.
If you look back further, you see that over the last three months, 2 analysts have moved raise their sales estimates Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO). That offset by 2 analysts who in the same period lowered their sales estimates for the stock. That works out to percentage change in mean sales estimate of -0.954% over a period of three months.
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