Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) went up by 0.13% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $125.27 and move down -50.58%, while CVX stocks collected -1.88% of loss with the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 09/01/20 that Here are the big winners among U.S. stocks during a sizzling August
Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Worth an Investment?
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) The 36 Months beta value for CVX stocks is at 1.23, while 14 of the analysts out of 25 who provided ratings for Chevron Corporation stocks as a “buy” while 2 as overweight, 8 rated it as hold and 1 as sell. The average price we get from analysts is $100.32 which is $16.68 above current price. CVX currently has a short float of 0.93% and public float of 1.87B with average trading volume of 8.66M shares.
CVX Market Performance
CVX stocks went down by -1.88% for the week, with the monthly drop of -3.82% and a quarterly performance of -13.60%, while its annual performance rate touched -29.05%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -4.49% for CVX stocks with the simple moving average of -13.72% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CVX stocks, with Piper Sandler repeating the rating for CVX shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for CVX socks in the upcoming period according to Piper Sandler is $108 based on the research report published on August 17, 2020.
RBC Capital Mkts, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CVX stock at the price of $100. The rating they have provided for CVX stocks is “Underperform” according to the report published on June 10, 2020.
BofA/Merrill gave “ Neutral” rating to CVX stocks, setting the target price at $100 in the report published on June 9, 2020.
CVX Stocks -4.98% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CVX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Chevron Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -33.59% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.18%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.80%, while the shares sank at the distance of -4.60% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -9.02% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, CVX went down by -1.88%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -31.04% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $86.90. In addition, Chevron Corporation saw -30.97% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
CVX Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Chevron Corporation (CVX), starting from INCHAUSTI DAVID A, who sold 5,750 shares at the price of $92.00 back on Aug 11. After this action, Rushing now owns 0 shares of Chevron Corporation, valued at $529,000 with the latest closing price.
MOORMAN CHARLES W, the Director of Chevron Corporation, bought 6,551 shares at the value of $91.43 during a trade that took place back on Feb 28, which means that MOORMAN CHARLES W is holding 29,485 shares at the value of $598,983 based on the most recent closing price.
CVX Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at -0.01 for the present operating margin and +6.20 for gross margin. The net margin for Chevron Corporation stands at +2.09. Total capital return value is set at 0.00, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.65. Equity return holds the value -6.00%, with -3.60% for asset returns.
Based on Chevron Corporation (CVX), the company’s capital structure generated 21.40 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 17.63. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 13.00 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at -0.01 and long-term debt to capital is 18.24.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.81 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.12. The receivables turnover for Chevron Corporation is 9.88 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.57. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.07.