Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE:ORI) went down by -2.38% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $24.10. The company’s stock price has collected -2.57% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 08/17/20 that Old Republic Declares Regular Third Quarter Cash Dividend Of 21 Cents Per Share
Is It Worth Investing in Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE :ORI) Right Now?
Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE:ORI) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.69 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ORI is at 0.82. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 3 who provided ratings for Old Republic International Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $21.00, which is $5.85 above the current price. ORI currently public float of 285.57M and currently shorts hold a 1.01% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ORI was 1.90M shares.
ORI’s Market Performance
ORI stocks went down by -2.57% for the week, with a monthly drop of -8.51% and a quarterly performance of -9.71%, while its annual performance rate touched -33.73%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.30% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.27% for Old Republic International Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.53% for ORI stocks with a simple moving average of -16.56% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ORI
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ORI stocks, with JMP Securities repeating the rating for ORI by listing it as a “Mkt Perform.” The predicted price for ORI in the upcoming period, according to JMP Securities is $5.50 based on the research report published on July 12th of the previous year 2019.
JMP Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ORI reach a price target of $5.50. The rating they have provided for ORI stocks is “Mkt Outperform” according to the report published on February 12th, 2018.
Raymond James gave a rating of “ Strong Buy” to ORI, setting the target price at $5.50 in the report published on October 30th of the previous year.
ORI Trading at -6.98% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ORI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -37.14% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.27%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.30%, as shares sank -7.45% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -6.25% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ORI fell by -2.57%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -33.55% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $15.98. In addition, Old Republic International Corporation saw -32.28% 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 ORI starting from KOVALESKI CHARLES J, who bought 200 shares at the price of $15.67 back on Sep 09. After this action, KOVALESKI CHARLES J now owns 9,412 shares of Old Republic International Corporation, valued at $3,134 using the latest closing price.
ZUCARO ALDO C, the Director of Old Republic International Corporation, bought 4,651 shares at $16.27 during a trade that took place back on Aug 31, which means that ZUCARO ALDO C is holding 715,000 shares at $75,672 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ORI
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +20.60 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Old Republic International Corporation stands at +15.97. The total capital return value is set at 20.80, while invested capital returns managed to touch 16.13. Equity return is now at value 4.80, with 1.30 for asset returns.
Based on Old Republic International Corporation (ORI), the company’s capital structure generated 16.23 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 13.97.