Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) went up by 2.37% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $38.16. The company’s stock price has collected 7.15% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 7 hours ago that Ally announces up to $1.6 billion share repurchase authorization and dividend on common stock
Is It Worth Investing in Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE :ALLY) Right Now?
Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 18.73 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ALLY is at 1.55. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 17 analysts out of 17 who provided ratings for Ally Financial Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $41.71, which is $2.57 above the current price. ALLY currently public float of 371.37M and currently shorts hold a 2.59% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ALLY was 4.77M shares.
ALLY’s Market Performance
ALLY stocks went up by 7.15% for the week, with a monthly jump of 11.25% and a quarterly performance of 38.37%, while its annual performance rate touched 27.86%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.85% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.79% for Ally Financial Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.11% for ALLY stocks with a simple moving average of 63.12% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ALLY
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ALLY stocks, with Barclays repeating the rating for ALLY by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for ALLY in the upcoming period, according to Barclays is $48 based on the research report published on January 04th of the current year 2021.
RBC Capital Mkts, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ALLY reach a price target of $41. The rating they have provided for ALLY stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on December 21st, 2020.
ALLY Trading at 19.68% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ALLY to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was able to rebound, for now settling with 0.54% of gains for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.79%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.85%, as shares surge +13.12% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +44.14% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ALLY rose by +7.15%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +143.31% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $35.39. In addition, Ally Financial Inc. saw 7.60% 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 ALLY starting from DEBRUNNER DAVID J, who sale 22,500 shares at the price of $30.82 back on Nov 16. After this action, DEBRUNNER DAVID J now owns 87,079 shares of Ally Financial Inc., valued at $693,342 using the latest closing price.
Brown Jeffrey Jonathan, the Chief Executive Officer of Ally Financial Inc., sale 17,300 shares at $29.02 during a trade that took place back on Oct 20, which means that Brown Jeffrey Jonathan is holding 710,846 shares at $502,090 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ALLY
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +15.87 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Ally Financial Inc. stands at +14.93. The total capital return value is set at 3.02, while invested capital returns managed to touch 3.93. Equity return is now at value 5.60, with 0.40 for asset returns.
Based on Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY), the company’s capital structure generated 275.76 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 73.39. Total debt to assets is 22.01, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 173.10. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 46.07.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.36, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.79. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.10.