Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) went up by 1.63% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $83.17. The company’s stock price has collected 5.81% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/04/21 that Emerson Exchange Focuses on Empowering Companies to Rapidly Accelerate Digital Transformation
Is It Worth Investing in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE :EMR) Right Now?
Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 25.88 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EMR is at 1.57. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 10 analysts out of 24 who provided ratings for Emerson Electric Co. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 14 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $84.21, which is -$1.42 below the current price. EMR currently public float of 593.98M and currently shorts hold a 1.48% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EMR was 2.81M shares.
EMR’s Market Performance
EMR stocks went up by 5.81% for the week, with a monthly jump of 3.21% and a quarterly performance of 20.68%, while its annual performance rate touched 8.50%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.75% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.39% for Emerson Electric Co.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.07% for EMR stocks with a simple moving average of 27.44% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of EMR
Stephens, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EMR reach a price target of $85. The rating they have provided for EMR stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on October 16th, 2020.
Berenberg gave a rating of “Buy” to EMR, setting the target price at $83 in the report published on August 20th of the previous year.
EMR Trading at 8.35% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EMR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was able to rebound, for now settling with 0.96% of gains for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.39%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.75%, as shares surge +1.88% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +30.31% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EMR rose by +5.81%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +84.23% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $80.76. In addition, Emerson Electric Co. saw 4.48% 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 EMR starting from DELLAQUILA FRANK J, who sale 10,000 shares at the price of $78.91 back on Nov 25. After this action, DELLAQUILA FRANK J now owns 240,340 shares of Emerson Electric Co., valued at $789,103 using the latest closing price.
Bosco Sara Yang, the Sr. VP, Secy and Gen. Counsel of Emerson Electric Co., sale 12,000 shares at $78.99 during a trade that took place back on Nov 24, which means that Bosco Sara Yang is holding 92,917 shares at $947,880 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EMR
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +16.63 for the present operating margin
- +40.38 for the gross margin
The net margin for Emerson Electric Co. stands at +11.70. The total capital return value is set at 18.35, while invested capital returns managed to touch 14.23. Equity return is now at value 24.40, with 9.00 for asset returns.
Based on Emerson Electric Co. (EMR), the company’s capital structure generated 95.26 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 48.79. Total debt to assets is 34.99, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 79.70. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 40.82.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.65, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.18. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.01 and the total asset turnover is 0.77. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.52.