The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) went down by -1.12% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $391.00. The company’s stock price has collected 1.50% of gains in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch Automation reported on 09/14/20 that American Express, Boeing share gains contribute to Dow’s nearly 275-point climb
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for BA is at 1.39. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 28 who provided ratings for The Boeing Company declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 14 rated it as “hold,” and 4 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $181.84, which is $11.42 above the current price. BA currently public float of 563.80M and currently shorts hold a 1.63% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BA was 36.71M shares.
BA’s Market Performance
BA stocks went up by 1.50% for the week, with a monthly drop of -8.19% and a quarterly performance of -17.33%, while its annual performance rate touched -56.85%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.77% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.70% for The Boeing Company. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.46% for BA stocks with a simple moving average of -24.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for BA stocks, with Morgan Stanley repeating the rating for BA by listing it as a “Underweight.” The predicted price for BA in the upcoming period, according to Morgan Stanley is $181 based on the research report published on September 8th of the current year 2020.
Edward Jones, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BA reach a price target of $181. The rating they have provided for BA stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on September 3rd, 2020.
Wolfe Research gave a rating of “ Underperform” to BA, setting the target price at $181 in the report published on July 16th of the current year.
BA Trading at -5.23% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -58.19% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.70%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.77%, as shares sank -4.95% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -13.00% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BA rose by +1.50%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -55.57% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $168.93. In addition, The Boeing Company saw -49.81% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at BA starting from MOLLENKOPF STEVEN M, who bought 1,152 shares at the price of $173.36 back on Aug 05. After this action, MOLLENKOPF STEVEN M now owns 1,152 shares of The Boeing Company, valued at $199,711 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for BA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -2.53 for the present operating margin
- +5.87 for the gross margin
The net margin for The Boeing Company stands at -0.83. The total capital return value is set at -11.23, while invested capital returns managed to touch -5.45. Equity return is now at value 33.40, with -2.00 for asset returns.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.65, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.14. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.71 and the total asset turnover is 0.61. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.05.