Conn's, Inc. CONN is a specialty retailer of home appliances and consumer electronics that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well.
These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on CONN's earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Conn's could be a solid choice for investors. Current Quarter Estimates for CONN
In the past 30 days, two estimates have gone higher for Conn's while two have gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates narrowing from a loss of 2 cents a share 30 days ago, to a loss of a penny today, a move of 50%. Current Year Estimates for CONN
Meanwhile, Conn's current year figures are also looking quite promising, with three estimates moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, increasing from 24 cents per share 30 days ago to 36 cents per share today, an increase of 50%.
Conn's, Inc. Price and Consensus
Conn's, Inc. Price and Consensus | Conn's, Inc. Quote
The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 12% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So investors may definitely want to consider this Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stock to profit in the near future. You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank stocks here .
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