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United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:UAL) went up by 3.96% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $97.85 and move down -12.33%, while UAL stocks collected +5.00% of gains with the last five trading sessions.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:UAL) Worth an Investment?

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: UAL) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 10.49 times of increase in earnings at the present.

UAL Market Performance

UAL stocks went up by 5.00% for the week, with the monthly jump of 4.39% and a quarterly performance of 6.90%, while its annual performance rate touched 20.33%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 7.12% for UAL stocks with the simple moving average of 1.42% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:UAL)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for UAL stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for UAL shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for UAL socks in the upcoming period according to Goldman is $108 based on the research report published on June 6, 2019.

Morgan Stanley, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see UAL stock at the price of $110, previously predicting the value of $101. The rating they have provided for UAL stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on May 20, 2019.

Imperial Capital gave “Underperform” rating to UAL stocks, setting the target price at $81 in the report published on April 18, 2019.

UAL Stocks 3.48% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought UAL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, United Continental Holdings, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -10.98% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 2.10%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.55%, while the shares surge at the distance of +5.78% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +5.24% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, UAL went up by +5.00%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +2.31% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $81.56. In addition, United Continental Holdings, Inc. saw 4.04% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

UAL Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL), starting from Hart Gregory L, who sold 5,000 shares at the price of $89.66 back on Apr 30. After this action, Rushing now owns 22,087 shares of United Continental Holdings, Inc., valued at $448,300 with the latest closing price.

SHAPIRO EDWARD, the Director of United Continental Holdings, Inc., bought 15,000 shares at the value of $88.08 during a trade that took place back on Dec 07, which means that SHAPIRO EDWARD is holding 172,707 shares at the value of $1,321,250 based on the most recent closing price.

UAL Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +9.05 for the present operating margin and +12.92 for gross margin. The net margin for United Continental Holdings, Inc. stands at +5.15. Total capital return value is set at 15.60, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.49. Equity return holds the value 24.00%, with 4.80% for asset returns.

Based on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL), the company’s capital structure generated 147.35 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 59.57. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 30.90 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 133.56 and long-term debt to capital is 53.99.

EBITDA value lies at +1.05 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.46. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.78 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.43. The receivables turnover for United Continental Holdings, Inc. is 30.75 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.89. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.54.