Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) went down by -4.81% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $22.66. The company’s stock price has collected 9.15% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/07/21 that TBI Partners With Avaya to Deliver Better Customer and Employee Experience Solutions — Now Offering Avaya Cloud Office and Avaya OneCloud CCaaS to Its Extensive Partner Community
Is It Worth Investing in Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE :AVYA) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 10 who provided ratings for Avaya Holdings Corp. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $22.80, which is $0.89 above the current price. AVYA currently public float of 81.22M and currently shorts hold a 13.76% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AVYA was 1.54M shares.
AVYA’s Market Performance
AVYA stocks went up by 9.15% for the week, with a monthly jump of 9.55% and a quarterly performance of 13.21%, while its annual performance rate touched 68.40%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.66% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.45% for Avaya Holdings Corp.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.69% for AVYA stocks with a simple moving average of 42.14% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AVYA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AVYA stocks, with Craig Hallum repeating the rating for AVYA by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for AVYA in the upcoming period, according to Craig Hallum is $26 based on the research report published on January 08th of the current year 2021.
Morgan Stanley, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AVYA reach a price target of $22. The rating they have provided for AVYA stocks is “Equal-Weight” according to the report published on December 15th, 2020.
Colliers Securities gave a rating of “Buy” to AVYA, setting the target price at $22 in the report published on September 01st of the previous year.
AVYA Trading at 11.36% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AVYA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -7.33% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.45%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.66%, as shares surge +1.99% 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, AVYA rose by +9.15%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +131.53% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $19.70. In addition, Avaya Holdings Corp. saw 9.66% 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 AVYA starting from McGrath Kieran J, who purchase 28,700 shares at the price of $8.72 back on Mar 11. After this action, McGrath Kieran J now owns 329,931 shares of Avaya Holdings Corp., valued at $250,207 using the latest closing price.
Shah Shefali A, the EVP, CAO and General Counsel of Avaya Holdings Corp., purchase 10,000 shares at $9.14 during a trade that took place back on Mar 10, which means that Shah Shefali A is holding 146,881 shares at $91,350 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AVYA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +6.93 for the present operating margin
- +49.39 for the gross margin
The net margin for Avaya Holdings Corp. stands at -23.67. The total capital return value is set at 5.05, while invested capital returns managed to touch -17.47. Equity return is now at value -155.80, with -10.60 for asset returns.
Based on Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), the company’s capital structure generated 1,359.75 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 93.15. Total debt to assets is 51.50, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 1,335.59. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 91.49.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.35, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.83. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.36 and the total asset turnover is 0.44. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.29.