Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN)went up by 1.31% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $54.50 and move down -0.93%, while LEN stocks collected +3.87% of gains with the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 07/22/19 that Home-builder earnings may surprise to the upside despite the aging cycle
Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) Worth an Investment?
Lennar Corporation (NYSE: LEN) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 9.24 times of increase in earnings at the present.
LEN Market Performance
LEN stocks went up by 3.87% for the week, with the monthly jump of 9.62% and a quarterly performance of 3.67%, while its annual performance rate touched 6.53%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.89% for LEN stocks with the simple moving average of 12.18% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LEN stocks, with Seaport Global Securities repeating the rating for LEN shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for LEN socks in the upcoming period according to Seaport Global Securities is $71 based on the research report published on August 23, 2019.
SunTrust, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LEN stock at the price of $71. The rating they have provided for LEN stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on August 13, 2019.
Raymond James gave “ Mkt Perform” rating to LEN stocks, setting the target price at $71 in the report published on June 18, 2019.
LEN Stocks 9.81% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought LEN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Lennar Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -0.92% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.26%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.15%, while the shares surge at the distance of +7.40% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +12.31% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, LEN went up by +3.87%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +26.23% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $51.18. In addition, Lennar Corporation saw 37.93% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
LEN Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Lennar Corporation (LEN), starting from JAFFE JONATHAN M, who sold 20,000 shares at the price of $49.04 back on Jul 01. After this action, Rushing now owns 157,528 shares of Lennar Corporation, valued at $980,800 with the latest closing price.
JAFFE JONATHAN M, the President of Lennar Corporation, sold 20,000 shares at the value of $48.94 during a trade that took place back on Apr 01, which means that JAFFE JONATHAN M is holding 177,528 shares at the value of $978,800 based on the most recent closing price.
LEN Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +9.66 for the present operating margin and +19.15 for gross margin. The net margin for Lennar Corporation stands at +8.17. Total capital return value is set at 9.75, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.21. Equity return holds the value 12.90%, with 6.60% for asset returns.
Based on Lennar Corporation (LEN), the company’s capital structure generated 69.38 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 40.96. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 35.42 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 51.75 and long-term debt to capital is 30.55.
EBITDA value lies at +609.71 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 4.87. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.17 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.46. The receivables turnover for Lennar Corporation is 26.33 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.87. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.91.