Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) went up by 0.07% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $58.31, while CAH stocks collected -5.80% of loss with the last five trading sessions.
Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) Worth an Investment?
Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 303.29 times of increase in earnings at the present.
CAH Market Performance
CAH stocks went down by -5.80% for the week, with the monthly drop of -1.47% and a quarterly performance of -15.46%, while its annual performance rate touched -16.64%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.17% for CAH stocks with the simple moving average of -9.10% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CAH stocks, with Guggenheim repeating the rating for CAH shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for CAH socks in the upcoming period according to Guggenheim is $102 based on the research report published on April 18, 2019.
UBS, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CAH stock at the price of $51. The rating they have provided for CAH stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on January 17, 2019.
Leerink Partners gave “ Mkt Perform” rating to CAH stocks, setting the target price at $51 in the report published on November 16, 2018.
CAH Stocks -4.24% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CAH to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Cardinal Health, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -20.94% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.02%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.43%, while the shares sank at the distance of -2.08% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -9.43% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, CAH went down by -5.80%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -6.45% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $47.56. In addition, Cardinal Health, Inc. saw 3.36% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
CAH Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH), starting from LAWS STUART G, who sold 46 shares at the price of $56.05 back on Nov 13. After this action, Rushing now owns 6,296 shares of Cardinal Health, Inc., valued at $2,578 with the latest closing price.
LAWS STUART G, the SVP & Chief Accounting Officer of Cardinal Health, Inc., sold 758 shares at the value of $55.52 during a trade that took place back on Nov 12, which means that LAWS STUART G is holding 6,342 shares at the value of $42,084 based on the most recent closing price.
CAH Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +1.85 for the present operating margin and +4.83 for gross margin. The net margin for Cardinal Health, Inc. stands at +0.19. Total capital return value is set at 15.64, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.71. Equity return holds the value 0.00%, with 0.00% for asset returns.
Based on Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH), the company’s capital structure generated 148.75 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 59.80. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 22.56 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 132.23 and long-term debt to capital is 53.16.
EBITDA value lies at +786.00 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.53. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.15 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.40. The receivables turnover for Cardinal Health, Inc. is 17.18 with the total asset turnover at the value of 3.42. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.07.