Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) went down by -0.56% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $7.46. The company’s stock price has collected -4.48% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 05/06/21 that Enerplus Announces a 10% Dividend Increase and Change to a Quarterly Cash Dividend Effective with the June 2021 Dividend Payment
Is It Worth Investing in Enerplus Corporation (NYSE :ERF) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for ERF is at 3.18. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 13 who provided ratings for Enerplus Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $8.23. ERF currently public float of 215.52M and currently shorts hold a 2.31% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ERF was 1.77M shares.
ERF’s Market Performance
ERF stocks went down by -4.48% for the week, with a monthly jump of 13.55% and a quarterly performance of 29.17%, while its annual performance rate touched 102.88%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.25% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.00% for Enerplus Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 8.61% for ERF stocks with a simple moving average of 84.75% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ERF
CapitalOne gave a rating of “Overweight” to ERF, setting the target price at $12 in the report published on September 27th of the previous year.
ERF Trading at 21.36% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ERF to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -5.63% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.00%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.25%, as shares surge +15.03% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +39.13% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ERF fell by -4.48%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +156.93% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $6.53. In addition, Enerplus Corporation saw 124.92% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for ERF
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -8.07 for the present operating margin
- -0.25 for the gross margin
The net margin for Enerplus Corporation stands at -125.25. The total capital return value is set at -3.72, while invested capital returns managed to touch -62.53. Equity return is now at value -127.60, with -49.70 for asset returns.
Based on Enerplus Corporation (ERF), the company’s capital structure generated 98.43 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 49.60. Total debt to assets is 35.95, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 76.54. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 38.58.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.76, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.41. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.75 and the total asset turnover is 0.36. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.59.