Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST)went up by 0.14% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $110.67 and move down -2.18%, while ROST stocks collected +2.21% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 15 hours ago that Ross Dress for Less to Open a New Store in Perris, California
Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) Worth an Investment?
Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROST) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 24.62 times of increase in earnings at the present.
ROST Market Performance
ROST stocks went up by 2.21% for the week, with the monthly jump of 4.87% and a quarterly performance of 10.17%, while its annual performance rate touched 10.62%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 2.74% for ROST stocks with the simple moving average of 13.52% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ROST stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for ROST shares by setting it to “Sell”. The predicted price for ROST socks in the upcoming period according to Goldman is $91 based on the research report published on June 27, 2019.
Telsey Advisory Group, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ROST stock at the price of $103. The rating they have provided for ROST stocks is “Market Perform” according to the report published on June 24, 2019.
Robert W. Baird gave “Outperform” rating to ROST stocks, setting the target price at $108 in the report published on May 14, 2019.
ROST Stocks 3.42% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ROST to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Ross Stores, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -2.13% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.31%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.97%, while the shares surge at the distance of +1.76% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +9.43% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, ROST went up by +2.21%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +32.68% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $105.52. In addition, Ross Stores, Inc. saw 30.18% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
ROST Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST), starting from RENTLER BARBARA, who sold 25,000 shares at the price of $107.06 back on Sep 05. After this action, Rushing now owns 403,558 shares of Ross Stores, Inc., valued at $2,676,520 with the latest closing price.
ORBAN GEORGE, the Director of Ross Stores, Inc., sold 18,000 shares at the value of $106.07 during a trade that took place back on Jul 12, which means that ORBAN GEORGE is holding 524,939 shares at the value of $1,909,201 based on the most recent closing price.
ROST Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +13.62 for the present operating margin and +28.41 for gross margin. The net margin for Ross Stores, Inc. stands at +10.59. Total capital return value is set at 57.77, while invested capital returns managed to touch 45.49. Equity return holds the value 49.10%, with 23.20% for asset returns.
Based on Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST), the company’s capital structure generated 9.45 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 8.64. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 5.01 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 9.45 and long-term debt to capital is 8.64.
EBITDA value lies at +628.19 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 0.13. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 2.51 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.01. The receivables turnover for Ross Stores, Inc. is 162.35 with the total asset turnover at the value of 2.47. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.69.