Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) went down by -2.69% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $31.23 and move down -65.76%, while UNVR stocks collected -5.89% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) Worth an Investment?

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 238.48 times of increase in earnings at the present.

UNVR Market Performance

UNVR stocks went down by -5.89% for the week, with the monthly drop of -10.96% and a quarterly performance of -14.94%, while its annual performance rate touched -30.40%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -10.08% for UNVR stocks with the simple moving average of -12.29% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for UNVR stocks, with Berenberg repeating the rating for UNVR shares by setting it to “Hold”. The predicted price for UNVR socks in the upcoming period according to Berenberg is $25 based on the research report published on April 17, 2019.

Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see UNVR stock at the price of $35. The rating they have provided for UNVR stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on September 21, 2018.

Berenberg gave “ Buy” rating to UNVR stocks, setting the target price at $35 in the report published on September 4, 2018.

UNVR Stocks -11.37% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought UNVR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Univar Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -39.67% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 3.35%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.48%, while the shares sank at the distance of -8.94% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -13.50% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, UNVR went down by -5.89%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -23.20% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $20.86. In addition, Univar Inc. saw 6.20% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

UNVR Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Univar Inc. (UNVR), starting from STAVROPOULOS WILLIAM S, who bought 5,118 shares at the price of $19.55 back on Aug 13. After this action, Rushing now owns 5,118 shares of Univar Inc., valued at $100,072 with the latest closing price.

BRACA JOAN A., the Director of Univar Inc., bought 5,000 shares at the value of $20.65 during a trade that took place back on Aug 09, which means that BRACA JOAN A. is holding 9,398 shares at the value of $103,240 based on the most recent closing price.

UNVR Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +5.01 for the present operating margin and +16.13 for gross margin. The net margin for Univar Inc. stands at +1.99. Total capital return value is set at 11.45, while invested capital returns managed to touch 4.62. Equity return holds the value 0.20%, with 0.00% for asset returns.

Based on Univar Inc. (UNVR), the company’s capital structure generated 199.73 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 66.64. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 45.14 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 197.23 and long-term debt to capital is 65.80.

EBITDA value lies at +176.60 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 3.89. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.64 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.50. The receivables turnover for Univar Inc. is 8.00 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.57. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.64.