PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) went up by 3.47% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $81.09 and move down -37.49%, while PCAR stocks collected +5.79% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 03/24/20 that PACCAR Announces Change of Format for 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) Worth an Investment?

PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ: PCAR) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 8.58 times of increase in earnings at the present.

PCAR Market Performance

PCAR stocks went up by 5.79% for the week, with the monthly drop of -15.73% and a quarterly performance of -25.86%, while its annual performance rate touched -10.01%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.17% for PCAR stocks with the simple moving average of -16.80% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PCAR stocks, with Cowen repeating the rating for PCAR shares by setting it to “Market Perform”. The predicted price for PCAR socks in the upcoming period according to Cowen is $65 based on the research report published on March 9, 2020.

Vertical Research, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PCAR stock at the price of $65. The rating they have provided for PCAR stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on March 2, 2020.

Wells Fargo gave “ Overweight” rating to PCAR stocks, setting the target price at $90 in the report published on January 14, 2020.

PCAR Stocks -16.28% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought PCAR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, PACCAR Inc was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -27.26% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 6.58%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 9.54%, while the shares sank at the distance of -15.04% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -24.44% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, PCAR went up by +5.79%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -15.98% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $61.67. In addition, PACCAR Inc saw -25.44% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

PCAR Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at PACCAR Inc (PCAR), starting from HUBBARD TODD R, who sold 403 shares at the price of $74.47 back on Feb 14. After this action, Rushing now owns 2,902 shares of PACCAR Inc, valued at $30,012 with the latest closing price.

Davila Marco A., the Vice President of PACCAR Inc, sold 6,200 shares at the value of $77.84 during a trade that took place back on Feb 05, which means that Davila Marco A. is holding 8,108 shares at the value of $482,630 based on the most recent closing price.

PCAR Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +11.77 for the present operating margin and +15.83 for gross margin. The net margin for PACCAR Inc stands at +9.32. Equity return holds the value 24.90%, with 8.70% for asset returns.

EBITDA value lies at +962.90 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.85. The receivables turnover for PACCAR Inc is 19.54 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.95. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.80.