TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) went down by -3.24% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $36.17. The company’s stock price has collected 16.03% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 12/28/20 that A Cry for Yelp: A Reopening Play That’s Cheap
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for TRIP is at 1.42. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 4 analysts out of 22 who provided ratings for TripAdvisor Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 13 rated it as “hold,” and 3 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $24.95, which is -$10.56 below the current price. TRIP currently public float of 95.61M and currently shorts hold a 13.14% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of TRIP was 2.64M shares.
TRIP’s Market Performance
TRIP stocks went up by 16.03% for the week, with a monthly jump of 17.77% and a quarterly performance of 64.61%, while its annual performance rate touched 13.03%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.42% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.27% for TripAdvisor Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 20.64% for TRIP stocks with a simple moving average of 59.63% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of TRIP
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for TRIP stocks, with Barclays repeating the rating for TRIP by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for TRIP in the upcoming period, according to Barclays is $25 based on the research report published on January 04th of the current year 2021.
Bernstein, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see TRIP reach a price target of $35. The rating they have provided for TRIP stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on December 01st, 2020.
Needham gave a rating of “Buy” to TRIP, setting the target price at $25 in the report published on November 09th of the previous year.
TRIP Trading at 29.52% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought TRIP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -4.34% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.27%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.42%, as shares surge +21.79% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +78.35% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, TRIP rose by +16.03%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +92.65% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $28.99. In addition, TripAdvisor Inc. saw 20.22% 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 TRIP starting from TEUNISSEN ERNST 02494, who sale 32,722 shares at the price of $34.00 back on Jan 08. After this action, TEUNISSEN ERNST 02494 now owns 0 shares of TripAdvisor Inc., valued at $1,112,548 using the latest closing price.
Kalvert Seth J, the SVP, GC, Sec. of TripAdvisor Inc., sale 18,975 shares at $25.69 during a trade that took place back on Dec 21, which means that Kalvert Seth J is holding 0 shares at $487,468 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for TRIP
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +11.99 for the present operating margin
- +85.90 for the gross margin
The net margin for TripAdvisor Inc. stands at +8.08. The total capital return value is set at 12.98, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.82. Equity return is now at value -20.10, with -9.30 for asset returns.
Based on TripAdvisor Inc. (TRIP), the company’s capital structure generated 14.38 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 12.58. Total debt to assets is 8.42, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 12.23. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 10.69.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.64, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.04. The receivables turnover for the company is 7.90 and the total asset turnover is 0.75. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.23.