Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) went up by 3.17% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $25.66 and move down -16.06%, while HUN stocks collected +4.05% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/06/20 that Huntsman to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2019 Results on February 13, 2020
Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) Worth an Investment?
Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 23.67 times of increase in earnings at the present.
HUN Market Performance
HUN stocks went up by 4.05% for the week, with the monthly drop of -4.12% and a quarterly performance of -5.55%, while its annual performance rate touched -2.90%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.67% for HUN stocks with the simple moving average of 2.75% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for HUN stocks, with BofA/Merrill repeating the rating for HUN shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for HUN socks in the upcoming period according to BofA/Merrill is $27 based on the research report published on January 15, 2020.
Citigroup, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see HUN stock at the price of $27. The rating they have provided for HUN stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on December 9, 2019.
Wells Fargo gave “Outperform” rating to HUN stocks, setting the target price at $27 in the report published on October 16, 2019.
HUN Stocks -4.02% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought HUN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Huntsman Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -13.83% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.80%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.19%, while the shares sank at the distance of -2.64% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -4.45% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, HUN went up by +4.05%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -8.75% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $22.23. In addition, Huntsman Corporation saw -8.49% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
HUN Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Huntsman Corporation (HUN), starting from STRYKER DAVID M, who bought 2,000 shares at the price of $19.01 back on May 23. After this action, Rushing now owns 180,930 shares of Huntsman Corporation, valued at $38,028 with the latest closing price.
Wright Scott J, the Division President of Huntsman Corporation, bought 4,950 shares at the value of $20.22 during a trade that took place back on May 14, which means that Wright Scott J is holding 33,922 shares at the value of $100,079 based on the most recent closing price.
HUN Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +11.12 for the present operating margin and +21.59 for gross margin. The net margin for Huntsman Corporation stands at +5.74. Total capital return value is set at 19.43, while invested capital returns managed to touch 11.18. Equity return holds the value 14.90%, with 4.50% for asset returns.
Based on Huntsman Corporation (HUN), the company’s capital structure generated 92.06 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 47.93. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 29.17 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 8.76 and long-term debt to capital is 88.25.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.81 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.34. The receivables turnover for Huntsman Corporation is 7.34 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.03. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.84.