Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) went up by 0.63% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $78.38. The company’s stock price has collected 2.63% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/22/20 that Emerson to Modernize Hydroelectric Power Complex Ensuring Renewable Energy Supply in Latin America
Is It Worth Investing in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE :EMR) Right Now?
Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 20.47 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EMR is at 1.47. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 25 who provided ratings for Emerson Electric Co. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 17 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $72.30, which is $5.32 above the current price. EMR currently public float of 593.72M and currently shorts hold a 1.56% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EMR was 2.57M shares.
EMR’s Market Performance
EMR stocks went up by 2.63% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.61% and a quarterly performance of 7.12%, while its annual performance rate touched 0.49%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.13% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.46% for Emerson Electric Co.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.62% for EMR stocks with a simple moving average of 3.05% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of EMR
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EMR stocks, with Berenberg repeating the rating for EMR by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for EMR in the upcoming period, according to Berenberg is $83 based on the research report published on August 20th of the current year 2020.
Cowen, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EMR reach a price target of $70. The rating they have provided for EMR stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on August 05th, 2020.
Deutsche Bank gave a rating of “Hold” to EMR, setting the target price at $66 in the report published on July 14th of the current year.
EMR Trading at -2.07% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EMR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -16.34% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.46%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.13%, as shares sank -6.50% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +2.79% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EMR rose by +2.63%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -13.70% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $67.11. In addition, Emerson Electric Co. saw -14.02% 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 EMR starting from Button Bell Katherine, who sale 687 shares at the price of $62.27 back on Jun 23. After this action, Button Bell Katherine now owns 29,741 shares of Emerson Electric Co., valued at $42,780 using the latest closing price.
Pelch Steven J., the COO & Exec VP Org Plan & Dev of Emerson Electric Co., sale 5,061 shares at $68.67 during a trade that took place back on Jun 08, which means that Pelch Steven J. is holding 135,967 shares at $347,543 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EMR
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +17.04 for the present operating margin
- +41.30 for the gross margin
The net margin for Emerson Electric Co. stands at +12.55. The total capital return value is set at 22.57, while invested capital returns managed to touch 18.75. Equity return is now at value 24.50, with 9.20 for asset returns.
Based on Emerson Electric Co. (EMR), the company’s capital structure generated 69.49 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 41.00. Total debt to assets is 27.91, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 51.95. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 30.65.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 842.00M with total debt to EBITDA at 1.45. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.49, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.13. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.42 and the total asset turnover is 0.90. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.19.