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Top 3 Companies in the Homefurnishing Retail Industry With the Highest Sales per Share (BBBY, WSM, HVT)

Published on Thu, 02/07/2013 - 11:26
By Peter Chu

Below are the three companies in the Homefurnishing Retail industry with the highest sales per share. Sales per share is a valuable metric in comparing relative value for companies in the same industry.

Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) is highest with sales per share of $44.90. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. operates a nationwide chain of retail stores. The Company, through its retail stores, sells a wide assortment of merchandise principally including domestics merchandise and home furnishings as well as food, giftware, health and beauty care items and infant and toddler merchandise.

There is potential upside of 17.9% for shares of Bed Bath & Beyond based on a current price of $59.32 and an average consensus analyst price target of $69.91. The stock should find resistance at its 200-day moving average (MA) of $62.94, as well as support at its 50-day MA of $57.55.

Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) is next with sales per share of $38.90.

Finishing up the top three is Haverty Furniture (NYSE:HVT), with sales per share of $29.83.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com