DuPont de Nemours Inc. (NYSE:DD) went down by -1.23% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $71.48. The company’s stock price has collected 7.13% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 12/18/20 that DuPont Board of Directors Approves the Separation of DuPont’s Nutrition & Biosciences Business through an Exchange Offer
Is It Worth Investing in DuPont de Nemours Inc. (NYSE :DD) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 16 analysts out of 21 who provided ratings for DuPont de Nemours Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $71.17, which is -$0.85 below the current price. DD currently public float of 733.16M and currently shorts hold a 0.91% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of DD was 4.46M shares.
DD’s Market Performance
DD stocks went up by 7.13% for the week, with a monthly jump of 13.54% and a quarterly performance of 26.35%, while its annual performance rate touched 10.86%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.24% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.11% for DuPont de Nemours Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.88% for DD stocks with a simple moving average of 33.86% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of DD
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for DD stocks, with Stephens repeating the rating for DD by listing it as a “Equal-Weight.” The predicted price for DD in the upcoming period, according to Stephens is $55 based on the research report published on August 03rd of the current year 2020.
RBC Capital Mkts, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see DD reach a price target of $66, previously predicting the price at $49. The rating they have provided for DD stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on June 25th, 2020.
Wells Fargo gave a rating of “Overweight” to DD, setting the target price at $65 in the report published on June 19th of the current year.
DD Trading at 13.39% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought DD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -1.44% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.11%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.24%, as shares surge +12.63% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +18.78% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, DD rose by +7.13%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +100.43% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $66.31. In addition, DuPont de Nemours Inc. saw 9.74% 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 DD starting from Ford Darrell L, who sale 12,293 shares at the price of $59.56 back on Sep 15. After this action, Ford Darrell L now owns 43,665 shares of DuPont de Nemours Inc., valued at $732,171 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for DD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +12.96 for the present operating margin
- +29.78 for the gross margin
The net margin for DuPont de Nemours Inc. stands at -3.00. The total capital return value is set at 2.84, while invested capital returns managed to touch -0.69. Equity return is now at value -7.70, with -4.30 for asset returns.
Based on DuPont de Nemours Inc. (DD), the company’s capital structure generated 43.92 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 30.52. Total debt to assets is 25.94, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 34.24. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 23.79.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.02, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.28. The receivables turnover for the company is 2.03 and the total asset turnover is 0.17. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.20.