Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:SWBI) went up by 7.30% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $23.57. The company’s stock price has collected 5.42% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 9 hours ago that Smith & Wesson Announces Two New Appointments to Board of Directors
Is It Worth Investing in Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (NASDAQ :SWBI) Right Now?
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:SWBI) 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 SWBI is at 0.87. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 3 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for Smith & Wesson Brands 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 $23.20, which is $4.53 above the current price. SWBI currently public float of 52.72M and currently shorts hold a 8.30% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SWBI was 1.78M shares.
SWBI’s Market Performance
SWBI stocks went up by 5.42% for the week, with a monthly jump of 2.81% and a quarterly performance of 10.93%, while its annual performance rate touched 158.60%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.92% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.98% for Smith & Wesson Brands Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 3.04% for SWBI stocks with a simple moving average of 6.37% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SWBI
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SWBI stocks, with Craig Hallum repeating the rating for SWBI by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for SWBI in the upcoming period, according to Craig Hallum is $17 based on the research report published on March 05th of the current year 2021.
Aegis Capital, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SWBI reach a price target of $23. The rating they have provided for SWBI stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on September 24th, 2020.
SWBI Trading at 4.42% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought SWBI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -20.79% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.98%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.92%, as shares surge +2.64% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.30% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SWBI rose by +5.42%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +9.53% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $18.14. In addition, Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. saw 5.18% 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 SWBI starting from Smith Mark Peter, who purchase 1,500 shares at the price of $17.00 back on Mar 24. After this action, Smith Mark Peter now owns 150,686 shares of Smith & Wesson Brands Inc., valued at $25,500 using the latest closing price.
SCOTT ROBERT L, the Director of Smith & Wesson Brands Inc., sale 3,000 shares at $18.85 during a trade that took place back on Mar 15, which means that SCOTT ROBERT L is holding 86,932 shares at $56,550 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for SWBI
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +8.52 for the present operating margin
- +30.59 for the gross margin
The net margin for Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. stands at -9.03. The total capital return value is set at 9.30, while invested capital returns managed to touch -9.93. Equity return is now at value 30.10, with 17.70 for asset returns.
Based on Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI), the company’s capital structure generated 54.30 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 35.19. Total debt to assets is 28.83, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 53.35. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 34.58.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.89, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.35. The receivables turnover for the company is 7.44 and the total asset turnover is 0.91. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.05.