NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE:NEE) went up by 2.32% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $83.34. The company’s stock price has collected 5.16% of gains in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 01/09/21 that Here are analysts’ 10 favorite clean-energy stocks to buy now
Is It Worth Investing in NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE :NEE) Right Now?
NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE:NEE) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 40.69 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for NEE is at 0.20. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 20 who provided ratings for NextEra Energy Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 7 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $83.75, which is -$2.06 below the current price. NEE currently public float of 1.96B and currently shorts hold a 1.14% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NEE was 7.10M shares.
NEE’s Market Performance
NEE stocks went up by 5.16% for the week, with a monthly jump of 10.11% and a quarterly performance of 7.80%, while its annual performance rate touched 33.50%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.26% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.11% for NextEra Energy Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 8.01% for NEE stocks with a simple moving average of 19.54% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NEE
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NEE stocks, with Seaport Global Securities repeating the rating for NEE by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NEE in the upcoming period, according to Seaport Global Securities is $229 based on the research report published on September 22nd of the previous year 2020.
Atlantic Equities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NEE reach a price target of $330. The rating they have provided for NEE stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on September 04th, 2020.
Vertical Research gave a rating of “Hold” to NEE, setting the target price at $265 in the report published on July 27th of the previous year.
NEE Trading at 8.06% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NEE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -2.65% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.11%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.26%, as shares surge +10.13% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +7.06% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NEE rose by +5.16%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +54.33% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $75.48. In addition, NextEra Energy Inc. saw 5.16% 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 NEE starting from KETCHUM JOHN W, who sale 4,000 shares at the price of $74.44 back on Dec 22. After this action, KETCHUM JOHN W now owns 73,804 shares of NextEra Energy Inc., valued at $297,760 using the latest closing price.
Reagan Ronald R, the EVP, Eng., Const. & ISC of NextEra Energy Inc., sale 1,280 shares at $80.83 during a trade that took place back on Nov 09, which means that Reagan Ronald R is holding 30,180 shares at $103,462 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NEE
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +20.42 for the present operating margin
- +30.12 for the gross margin
The net margin for NextEra Energy Inc. stands at +21.55. The total capital return value is set at 4.45, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.54. Equity return is now at value 10.60, with 3.20 for asset returns.
Based on NextEra Energy Inc. (NEE), the company’s capital structure generated 116.42 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 53.79. Total debt to assets is 36.61, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 102.80. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 47.50.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 9.43, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.26. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.05 and the total asset turnover is 0.16. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.53.