E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) went up by 2.29% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $57.30. The company’s stock price has collected 4.23% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/23/20 that E*TRADE Study Reveals Childcare Is a Major Retirement Savings Barrier for Parents Amid Pandemic
Is It Worth Investing in E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ :ETFC) Right Now?
E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 14.52 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ETFC is at 1.26. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 13 who provided ratings for E*TRADE Financial Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 12 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $52.86, which is $2.91 above the current price. ETFC currently public float of 220.30M and currently shorts hold a 5.23% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ETFC was 1.97M shares.
ETFC’s Market Performance
ETFC stocks went up by 4.23% for the week, with a monthly drop of -7.49% and a quarterly performance of 2.00%, while its annual performance rate touched 37.09%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.93% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.86% for E*TRADE Financial Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.12% for ETFC stocks with a simple moving average of 9.15% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ETFC
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ETFC stocks, with UBS repeating the rating for ETFC by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for ETFC in the upcoming period, according to UBS is $41 based on the research report published on October 07th of the previous year 2019.
Barclays gave a rating of “Underweight” to ETFC, setting the target price at $31 in the report published on October 02nd of the previous year.
ETFC Trading at -4.52% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ETFC to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -12.65% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.86%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.93%, as shares sank -8.00% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -7.45% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ETFC rose by +4.23%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +10.85% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $51.44. In addition, E*TRADE Financial Corporation saw 10.32% 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 ETFC starting from Murphy Michael Jos., who sale 10,000 shares at the price of $52.72 back on Aug 06. After this action, Murphy Michael Jos. now owns 34,367 shares of E*TRADE Financial Corporation, valued at $527,233 using the latest closing price.
Curcio Michael John, the EVP, Institutional of E*TRADE Financial Corporation, sale 2,030 shares at $46.30 during a trade that took place back on Feb 27, which means that Curcio Michael John is holding 116,791 shares at $93,985 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ETFC
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +42.52 for the present operating margin
- +85.17 for the gross margin
The net margin for E*TRADE Financial Corporation stands at +30.39. The total capital return value is set at 16.32, while invested capital returns managed to touch 11.70. Equity return is now at value 13.20, with 1.20 for asset returns.
Based on E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC), the company’s capital structure generated 25.14 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 20.09. Total debt to assets is 2.68, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 27.43. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 19.61.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 471.00M with total debt to EBITDA at 0.93. When we switch over and look at the enterrpise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.34, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.16. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.31 and the total asset turnover is 0.05.