Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) went down by -0.55% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $536.88. The company’s stock price has collected -2.89% of loss in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported 12 hours ago that Every day of the holiday shopping season exceeded $1 billion in online sales: Adobe
Is It Worth Investing in Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ :ADBE) Right Now?
Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 43.50 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ADBE is at 0.96. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 17 analysts out of 26 who provided ratings for Adobe Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 7 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $560.60, which is $86.5 above the current price. ADBE currently public float of 477.60M and currently shorts hold a 1.03% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ADBE was 2.53M shares.
ADBE’s Market Performance
ADBE stocks went down by -2.89% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.09% and a quarterly performance of -7.68%, while its annual performance rate touched 36.46%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.21% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.02% for Adobe Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.80% for ADBE stocks with a simple moving average of 7.38% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ADBE
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ADBE stocks, with DZ Bank repeating the rating for ADBE by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for ADBE in the upcoming period, according to DZ Bank is $570 based on the research report published on September 17th of the previous year 2020.
Wells Fargo, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ADBE reach a price target of $500, previously predicting the price at $375. The rating they have provided for ADBE stocks is “Equal Weight” according to the report published on September 16th, 2020.
UBS gave a rating of “Buy” to ADBE, setting the target price at $577 in the report published on September 16th of the previous year.
ADBE Trading at -1.57% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ADBE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -12.15% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.02%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.21%, as shares sank -0.90% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +2.29% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ADBE fell by -2.89%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +54.22% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $490.07. In addition, Adobe Inc. saw -5.69% 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 ADBE starting from Belsky Scott, who sale 600 shares at the price of $489.38 back on Dec 15. After this action, Belsky Scott now owns 16,067 shares of Adobe Inc., valued at $293,628 using the latest closing price.
Rao Dana, the EVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary of Adobe Inc., sale 1,931 shares at $487.49 during a trade that took place back on Dec 14, which means that Rao Dana is holding 18,732 shares at $941,340 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ADBE
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +32.93 for the present operating margin
- +86.62 for the gross margin
The net margin for Adobe Inc. stands at +40.88. The total capital return value is set at 25.96, while invested capital returns managed to touch 35.78. Equity return is now at value 33.90, with 17.20 for asset returns.
Based on Adobe Inc. (ADBE), the company’s capital structure generated 35.49 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 26.20. Total debt to assets is 19.39, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 34.80. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 25.68.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 17.88, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.02. The receivables turnover for the company is 8.78 and the total asset turnover is 0.57. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.48.