Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) went up by 0.96% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $52.06 and move down -37.87%, while ADM stocks collected +0.91% of gains with the last five trading sessions.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) Worth an Investment?
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.58 times of increase in earnings at the present.
ADM Market Performance
ADM stocks went up by 0.91% for the week, with the monthly drop of -9.54% and a quarterly performance of -7.56%, while its annual performance rate touched -24.28%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.01% for ADM stocks with the simple moving average of -11.35% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ADM stocks, with BMO Capital Markets repeating the rating for ADM shares by setting it to “Outperform”. The predicted price for ADM socks in the upcoming period according to BMO Capital Markets is $51 based on the research report published on April 29, 2019.
Stifel, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ADM stock at the price of $51. The rating they have provided for ADM stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on February 8, 2019.
Argus gave “ Buy” rating to ADM stocks, setting the target price at $51 in the report published on November 8, 2018.
ADM Stocks -6.56% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ADM to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -27.48% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.35%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.92%, while the shares sank at the distance of -7.50% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -3.13% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, ADM went up by +0.91%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -20.92% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $39.60. In addition, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company saw -7.84% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
ADM Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), starting from LUCIANO JUAN R, who bought 5,457 shares at the price of $36.65 back on Aug 06. After this action, Rushing now owns 109,453 shares of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, valued at $199,990 with the latest closing price.
Young Ray G, the Chief Financial Officer of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, bought 3,400 shares at the value of $36.74 during a trade that took place back on Aug 06, which means that Young Ray G is holding 353,181 shares at the value of $124,899 based on the most recent closing price.
ADM Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +3.06 for the present operating margin and +6.43 for gross margin. The net margin for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company stands at +2.81. Total capital return value is set at 7.39, while invested capital returns managed to touch 7.01. Equity return holds the value 7.00%, with 3.20% for asset returns.
Based on Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), the company’s capital structure generated 44.19 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 30.65. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 20.54 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 40.56 and long-term debt to capital is 28.13.
EBITDA value lies at +706.00 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.88. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.43 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.29. The receivables turnover for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company is 15.51 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.59. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.75.