SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE:SLQT) went up by 4.06% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $32.55. The company’s stock price has collected 17.47% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 03/08/21 that SelectQuote Announces Closing of Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders
Is It Worth Investing in SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE :SLQT) Right Now?
SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE:SLQT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 40.44 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 11 who provided ratings for SelectQuote Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $33.91, which is $1.12 above the current price. SLQT currently public float of 94.29M and currently shorts hold a 4.21% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SLQT was 2.22M shares.
SLQT’s Market Performance
SLQT stocks went up by 17.47% for the week, with a monthly jump of 21.90% and a quarterly performance of 51.19%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.22% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.29% for SelectQuote Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 14.28% for SLQT stocks with a simple moving average of 42.25% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SLQT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SLQT stocks, with Piper Sandler repeating the rating for SLQT by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for SLQT in the upcoming period, according to Piper Sandler is $39 based on the research report published on April 06th of the current year 2021.
Goldman, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SLQT reach a price target of $36. The rating they have provided for SLQT stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on March 25th, 2021.
RBC Capital Mkts gave a rating of “Outperform” to SLQT, setting the target price at $32 in the report published on June 15th of the previous year.
SLQT Trading at 18.58% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought SLQT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -0.83% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.29%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.22%, as shares surge +30.32% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +29.17% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SLQT rose by +17.47%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +22.50% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $28.62. In addition, SelectQuote Inc. saw 55.57% 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 SLQT starting from Souan Ryan, who sale 5,000 shares at the price of $30.00 back on Mar 31. After this action, Souan Ryan now owns 34,000 shares of SelectQuote Inc., valued at $150,000 using the latest closing price.
Souan Ryan, the (See Remarks) of SelectQuote Inc., sale 5,000 shares at $28.13 during a trade that took place back on Mar 29, which means that Souan Ryan is holding 39,000 shares at $140,650 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for SLQT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +25.08 for the present operating margin
- +68.51 for the gross margin
The net margin for SelectQuote Inc. stands at +15.27. The total capital return value is set at 23.26, while invested capital returns managed to touch 14.20.
Based on SelectQuote Inc. (SLQT), the company’s capital structure generated 57.16 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 36.37. Total debt to assets is 27.65, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 57.15. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 36.37.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.54, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.13. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.56 and the total asset turnover is 0.69. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.36.