Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) went down by -0.43% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $21.63 and move down -86.14%, while STL stocks collected -4.28% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 08/25/20 that Sterling National Bank Partners with IPsoft’s Amelia(R)–Most Human AI(TM)–to Launch Cognitive Customer Service Agent “Skye”
Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) Worth an Investment?
Sterling Bancorp (NYSE: STL) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 8.13 times of increase in earnings at the present.
STL Market Performance
STL stocks went down by -4.28% for the week, with the monthly jump of 3.84% and a quarterly performance of -10.82%, while its annual performance rate touched -37.73%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.37% for STL stocks with the simple moving average of -21.22% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for STL stocks, with Stephens repeating the rating for STL shares by setting it to “Overweight”. The predicted price for STL socks in the upcoming period according to Stephens is $19 based on the research report published on October 29, 2019.
Maxim Group, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see STL stock at the price of $30, previously predicting the value of $36. The rating they have provided for STL stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on July 26, 2019.
B. Riley FBR gave “Buy” rating to STL stocks, setting the target price at $26 in the report published on July 16, 2019.
STL Stocks 1.13% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought STL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Sterling Bancorp was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -46.28% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 4.20%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.53%, while the shares surge at the distance of +3.57% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -4.91% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, STL went down by -4.28%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -43.70% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $12.05. In addition, Sterling Bancorp saw -44.88% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
STL Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Sterling Bancorp (STL), starting from GEISEL THOMAS X, who sold 7,927 shares at the price of $11.46 back on Jul 30. After this action, Rushing now owns 27,172 shares of Sterling Bancorp, valued at $90,843 with the latest closing price.
Nazemetz Patricia M, the Director of Sterling Bancorp, bought 450 shares at the value of $11.06 during a trade that took place back on May 18, which means that Nazemetz Patricia M is holding 11,282 shares at the value of $4,977 based on the most recent closing price.
STL Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +41.18 for the present operating margin. The net margin for Sterling Bancorp stands at +32.42. Total capital return value is set at 6.32, while invested capital returns managed to touch 7.66. Equity return holds the value 6.60%, with 0.90% for asset returns.
Based on Sterling Bancorp (STL), the company’s capital structure generated 70.62 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 41.39.