Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE:GNW) went up by 3.64% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $4.84. The company’s stock price has collected 30.28% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported 9 hours ago that The Coming Alzheimer’s Crisis
Is It Worth Investing in Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE :GNW) Right Now?
Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE:GNW) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 4.06 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for GNW is at 1.04. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 3 who provided ratings for Genworth Financial Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $2.50, which is -$1.2 below the current price. GNW currently public float of 500.56M and currently shorts hold a 2.65% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of GNW was 6.53M shares.
GNW’s Market Performance
GNW stocks went up by 30.28% for the week, with a monthly jump of 32.62% and a quarterly performance of -9.76%, while its annual performance rate touched -3.90%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 9.76% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.37% for Genworth Financial Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 19.09% for GNW stocks with a simple moving average of 13.13% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of GNW
Compass Point, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see GNW reach a price target of $5.25, previously predicting the price at $5.50. The rating they have provided for GNW stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on May 05th, 2016.
Compass Point gave a rating of “Buy” to GNW, setting the target price at $5.50 in the report published on February 08th of the previous year.
GNW Trading at -1.71% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought GNW to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -23.55% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.37%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 9.76%, as shares surge +30.74% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -18.32% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, GNW rose by +30.28%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +12.80% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $3.15. In addition, Genworth Financial Inc. saw -2.12% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for GNW
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +11.77 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Genworth Financial Inc. stands at +4.10. The total capital return value is set at 5.17, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.94. Equity return is now at value -0.70, with -0.10 for asset returns.
Based on Genworth Financial Inc. (GNW), the company’s capital structure generated 25.68 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 20.43. Total debt to assets is 4.32, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 22.88. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 18.21.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.78, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.58.