MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) went up by 0.72% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $15.68. The company’s stock price has collected 2.20% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 04/29/21 that MGIC Investment Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 Per Share
Is It Worth Investing in MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE :MTG) Right Now?
MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 12.01 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for MTG is at 1.78. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 11 who provided ratings for MGIC Investment Corporation 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 $16.05, which is $0.7 above the current price. MTG currently public float of 333.17M and currently shorts hold a 5.79% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MTG was 3.12M shares.
MTG’s Market Performance
MTG stocks went up by 2.20% for the week, with a monthly jump of 11.64% and a quarterly performance of 28.13%, while its annual performance rate touched 128.42%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.71% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.26% for MGIC Investment Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.89% for MTG stocks with a simple moving average of 35.01% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of MTG
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MTG stocks, with Keefe Bruyette repeating the rating for MTG by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for MTG in the upcoming period, according to Keefe Bruyette is $13 based on the research report published on October 07th of the previous year 2020.
Keefe Bruyette, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see MTG reach a price target of $12. The rating they have provided for MTG stocks is “Mkt Perform” according to the report published on June 09th, 2020.
MTG Trading at 13.34% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MTG to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -2.10% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.26%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.71%, as shares surge +9.49% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +21.15% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MTG rose by +2.20%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +96.79% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $14.56. In addition, MGIC Investment Corporation saw 22.31% 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 MTG starting from LEHMAN MICHAEL E, who purchase 8,000 shares at the price of $8.49 back on Aug 14. After this action, LEHMAN MICHAEL E now owns 37,989 shares of MGIC Investment Corporation, valued at $67,901 using the latest closing price.
Kozlak Jodee A, the Director of MGIC Investment Corporation, purchase 5,000 shares at $7.09 during a trade that took place back on May 19, which means that Kozlak Jodee A is holding 5,000 shares at $35,464 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MTG
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +53.84 for the present operating margin
The net margin for MGIC Investment Corporation stands at +37.20. The total capital return value is set at 11.65, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.05. Equity return is now at value 10.00, with 6.60 for asset returns.
Based on MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG), the company’s capital structure generated 26.46 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 20.92. Total debt to assets is 16.90, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 26.46. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 20.92.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.80, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.22. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.01.