Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN) went down by -2.84% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $40.14 and move down -34.79%, while PENN stocks collected -5.25% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Barron's reported on 06/26/20 that Big Deals Highlight Boom in Convertible Securities

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN) Worth an Investment?

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ: PENN) The 36 Months beta value for PENN stocks is at 2.60, while of the analysts out of 0 who provided ratings for Penn National Gaming, Inc. stocks as a “buy” while as overweight, rated it as hold and as sell. The average price we get from analysts is $31.50 which is $0.58 above current price. PENN currently has a short float of 17.41% and public float of 110.07M with average trading volume of 14.41M shares.

PENN Market Performance

PENN stocks went down by -5.25% for the week, with the monthly drop of -9.23% and a quarterly performance of 155.40%, while its annual performance rate touched 54.62%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -8.34% for PENN stocks with the simple moving average of 28.96% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PENN stocks, with Susquehanna repeating the rating for PENN shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for PENN socks in the upcoming period according to Susquehanna is $34 based on the research report published on June 9, 2020.

Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PENN stock at the price of $22. The rating they have provided for PENN stocks is “Sell” according to the report published on June 8, 2020.

Deutsche Bank gave “ Hold” rating to PENN stocks, setting the target price at $32 in the report published on January 31, 2020.

PENN Stocks 19.30% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought PENN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Penn National Gaming, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -25.81% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 9.81%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 10.68%, while the shares sank at the distance of -10.17% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +111.66% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, PENN went down by -5.25%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +44.77% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $32.32. In addition, Penn National Gaming, Inc. saw 16.51% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

PENN Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN), starting from SCACCETTI JANE, who bought 2,777 shares at the price of $18.00 back on May 13. After this action, Rushing now owns 37,140 shares of Penn National Gaming, Inc., valued at $49,986 with the latest closing price.

Snowden Jay A, the President and CEO of Penn National Gaming, Inc., bought 27,777 shares at the value of $18.00 during a trade that took place back on May 13, which means that Snowden Jay A is holding 160,520 shares at the value of $499,986 based on the most recent closing price.

PENN Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +14.13 for the present operating margin and +36.46 for gross margin. The net margin for Penn National Gaming, Inc. stands at +0.83. Total capital return value is set at 6.38, while invested capital returns managed to touch 0.38. Equity return holds the value -34.90%, with -4.30% for asset returns.

Based on Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN), the company’s capital structure generated 611.45 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 85.94. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 73.64 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 1.40 and long-term debt to capital is 598.82.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 2.62 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.82. The receivables turnover for Penn National Gaming, Inc. is 54.22 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.37. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.71.