Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE:FIS) went down by -1.88% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $158.21. The company’s stock price has collected -2.75% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 12/21/20 that Why Wall Street Would Love to See a Merger of FIS and Global Payments
Is It Worth Investing in Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE :FIS) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for FIS is at 0.82. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 26 analysts out of 36 who provided ratings for Fidelity National Information Services Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 8 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $164.75, which is $28.42 above the current price. FIS currently public float of 616.11M and currently shorts hold a 1.08% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of FIS was 3.41M shares.
FIS’s Market Performance
FIS stocks went down by -2.75% for the week, with a monthly drop of -7.92% and a quarterly performance of -8.70%, while its annual performance rate touched -4.14%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.81% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.54% for Fidelity National Information Services Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.54% for FIS stocks with a simple moving average of -2.24% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of FIS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for FIS stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for FIS by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for FIS in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $175 based on the research report published on December 07th of the previous year 2020.
Loop Capital, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see FIS reach a price target of $150. The rating they have provided for FIS stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on September 22nd, 2020.
Compass Point gave a rating of “Neutral” to FIS, setting the target price at $155 in the report published on September 17th of the previous year.
FIS Trading at -4.01% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought FIS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -14.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.54%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.81%, as shares sank -7.74% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +2.68% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, FIS fell by -2.75%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +10.05% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $140.49. In addition, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. saw -3.82% 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 FIS starting from Thompson Christopher A, who sale 1,591 shares at the price of $139.70 back on Jan 05. After this action, Thompson Christopher A now owns 7,734 shares of Fidelity National Information Services Inc., valued at $222,263 using the latest closing price.
Boyd Martin, the President, Cap Mkt Solutions of Fidelity National Information Services Inc., sale 28,715 shares at $142.69 during a trade that took place back on Dec 16, which means that Boyd Martin is holding 7,894 shares at $4,097,343 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for FIS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +17.03 for the present operating margin
- +36.03 for the gross margin
The net margin for Fidelity National Information Services Inc. stands at +2.88. The total capital return value is set at 3.94, while invested capital returns managed to touch 0.69. Equity return is now at value -0.20, with -0.10 for asset returns.
Based on Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS), the company’s capital structure generated 42.04 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 29.60. Total debt to assets is 24.80, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 35.79. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 25.20.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 7.97, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.25. The receivables turnover for the company is 3.23 and the total asset turnover is 0.19. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.84.