Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) went up by 5.69% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $575.37. The company’s stock price has collected 6.93% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported 7 hours ago that Activist Dan Loeb Tells Disney: Double Down on Streaming
Is It Worth Investing in Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ :NFLX) Right Now?
Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 94.71 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for NFLX is at 0.99. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 22 analysts out of 43 who provided ratings for Netflix Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 4 rated the stock as “overweight,” 12 rated it as “hold,” and 4 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $528.78, which is -$14.49 below the current price. NFLX currently public float of 433.76M and currently shorts hold a 2.57% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NFLX was 7.17M shares.
NFLX’s Market Performance
NFLX stocks went up by 6.93% for the week, with a monthly jump of 5.45% and a quarterly performance of 5.30%, while its annual performance rate touched 97.50%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.24% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.85% for Netflix Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.05% for NFLX stocks with a simple moving average of 25.85% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NFLX
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NFLX stocks, with Pivotal Research Group repeating the rating for NFLX by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NFLX in the upcoming period, according to Pivotal Research Group is $650 based on the research report published on October 07th of the current year 2020.
The Benchmark Company, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NFLX reach a price target of $420, previously predicting the price at $425. The rating they have provided for NFLX stocks is “Sell” according to the report published on September 28th, 2020.
KeyBanc Capital Markets gave a rating of “Overweight” to NFLX, setting the target price at $590 in the report published on September 15th of the current year.
NFLX Trading at 7.49% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NFLX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -7.08% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.85%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.24%, as shares surge +6.89% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +9.45% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NFLX rose by +6.93%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +58.70% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $492.00. In addition, Netflix Inc. saw 65.24% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at NFLX starting from HASTINGS REED, who sale 34,853 shares at the price of $476.68 back on Sep 21. After this action, HASTINGS REED now owns 0 shares of Netflix Inc., valued at $16,613,828 using the latest closing price.
BARTON RICHARD N, the Director of Netflix Inc., sale 4,907 shares at $550.00 during a trade that took place back on Sep 01, which means that BARTON RICHARD N is holding 7,236 shares at $2,698,850 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NFLX
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +12.92 for the present operating margin
- +38.28 for the gross margin
The net margin for Netflix Inc. stands at +9.26. The total capital return value is set at 13.16, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.48. Equity return is now at value 33.30, with 7.80 for asset returns.
Based on Netflix Inc. (NFLX), the company’s capital structure generated 215.93 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 68.35. Total debt to assets is 48.19, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 213.42. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 67.55.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 3.99B with total debt to EBITDA at 1.24. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 7.82, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.10. The receivables turnover for the company is 41.17 and the total asset turnover is 0.67. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.90.