Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) went up by 0.92% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $17.54. The company’s stock price has collected 5.50% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE :RF) Right Now?
Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 18.18 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for RF is at 1.62. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 13 analysts out of 26 who provided ratings for Regions Financial Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 11 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $12.93, which is $0.64 above the current price. RF currently public float of 956.13M and currently shorts hold a 2.01% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of RF was 9.14M shares.
RF’s Market Performance
RF stocks went up by 5.50% for the week, with a monthly jump of 3.60% and a quarterly performance of -2.18%, while its annual performance rate touched -25.65%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.86% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.23% for Regions Financial Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.77% for RF stocks with a simple moving average of -3.39% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of RF
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for RF stocks, with Odeon repeating the rating for RF by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for RF in the upcoming period, according to Odeon is $8 based on the research report published on September 15th of the current year 2020.
Wolfe Research, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see RF reach a price target of $8. The rating they have provided for RF stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on July 31st, 2020.
Raymond James gave a rating of “ Outperform” to RF, setting the target price at $15 in the report published on June 17th of the current year.
RF Trading at 8.60% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought RF to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -31.07% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.23%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.86%, as shares surge +6.33% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +17.04% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, RF rose by +5.50%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -27.34% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $11.58. In addition, Regions Financial Corporation saw -29.55% 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 RF starting from SUQUET JOSE S, who bought 10,000 shares at the price of $9.88 back on May 11. After this action, SUQUET JOSE S now owns 51,527 shares of Regions Financial Corporation, valued at $98,789 using the latest closing price.
SUQUET JOSE S, the Director of Regions Financial Corporation, bought 5,000 shares at $10.21 during a trade that took place back on May 08, which means that SUQUET JOSE S is holding 41,527 shares at $51,043 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for RF
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +30.62 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Regions Financial Corporation stands at +23.90. The total capital return value is set at 7.24, while invested capital returns managed to touch 6.88. Equity return is now at value 4.20, with 0.50 for asset returns.
Based on Regions Financial Corporation (RF), the company’s capital structure generated 64.09 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 39.06.