CDK Global Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) went up by 0.21% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $57.00. The company’s stock price has collected -2.19% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/23/20 that CDK Global Completes 46-Site DMS Installation for Greenway Automotive Group
Is It Worth Investing in CDK Global Inc. (NASDAQ :CDK) Right Now?
CDK Global Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.55 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for CDK is at 1.36. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for CDK Global Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $57.00, which is $14.1 above the current price. CDK currently public float of 121.21M and currently shorts hold a 1.48% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CDK was 660.52K shares.
CDK’s Market Performance
CDK stocks went down by -2.19% for the week, with a monthly drop of -8.42% and a quarterly performance of 7.40%, while its annual performance rate touched -12.46%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.27% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.78% for CDK Global Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.50% for CDK stocks with a simple moving average of -4.38% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CDK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CDK stocks, with Morgan Stanley repeating the rating for CDK by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for CDK in the upcoming period, according to Morgan Stanley is $55 based on the research report published on June 08th of the current year 2020.
Wells Fargo, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CDK reach a price target of $65. The rating they have provided for CDK stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on January 09th, 2020.
CDK Trading at -5.98% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CDK to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.44% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.78%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.27%, as shares sank -8.86% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -1.05% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CDK fell by -2.19%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -21.31% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $44.77. In addition, CDK Global Inc. saw -22.28% 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 CDK starting from Williams Jennifer A., who sale 1,260 shares at the price of $43.97 back on Sep 14. After this action, Williams Jennifer A. now owns 5,416 shares of CDK Global Inc., valued at $55,402 using the latest closing price.
Williams Jennifer A., the VP, Corporate Controller & CAO of CDK Global Inc., sale 316 shares at $44.85 during a trade that took place back on Sep 09, which means that Williams Jennifer A. is holding 7,679 shares at $14,173 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CDK
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +29.16 for the present operating margin
- +54.67 for the gross margin
The net margin for CDK Global Inc. stands at +15.14. The total capital return value is set at 26.14, while invested capital returns managed to touch 14.69. Equity return is now at value -32.50, with 7.00 for asset returns.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 155.60M with total debt to EBITDA at 3.55. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.87, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.36. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.52 and the total asset turnover is 0.67. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.30.