Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) went up by 9.80% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $37.75. The company’s stock price has collected 3.57% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 05/04/21 that Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Announces Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results
Is It Worth Investing in Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ :BGFV) Right Now?
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 6.45 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for BGFV is at 2.90. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $26.00, which is $1.91 above the current price. BGFV currently public float of 20.65M and currently shorts hold a 30.10% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BGFV was 1.54M shares.
BGFV’s Market Performance
BGFV stocks went up by 3.57% for the week, with a monthly drop of -7.67% and a quarterly performance of 50.03%, while its annual performance rate touched 600.14%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.33% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.81% for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.72% for BGFV stocks with a simple moving average of 50.64% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BGFV
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for BGFV stocks, with Lake Street repeating the rating for BGFV by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for BGFV in the upcoming period, according to Lake Street is $15 based on the research report published on October 21st of the previous year 2020.
Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BGFV reach a price target of $10, previously predicting the price at $20. The rating they have provided for BGFV stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on August 02nd, 2017.
Deutsche Bank gave a rating of “Buy” to BGFV, setting the target price at $18 in the report published on November 02nd of the previous year.
BGFV Trading at -12.06% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BGFV to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -36.19% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.81%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.33%, as shares sank -9.98% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -23.06% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BGFV rose by +3.57%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +206.49% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $24.38. In addition, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation saw 144.81% 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 BGFV starting from MILLER STEVEN G, who sale 25,000 shares at the price of $30.83 back on Jun 01. After this action, MILLER STEVEN G now owns 661,885 shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation, valued at $770,750 using the latest closing price.
BANE SANDRA N, the Director of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation, sale 4,500 shares at $32.72 during a trade that took place back on May 26, which means that BANE SANDRA N is holding 109,463 shares at $147,240 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for BGFV
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.09 for the present operating margin
- +33.54 for the gross margin
The net margin for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation stands at +5.37. The total capital return value is set at 13.92, while invested capital returns managed to touch 12.27. Equity return is now at value 37.20, with 11.80 for asset returns.
Based on Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV), the company’s capital structure generated 127.29 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 56.00. Total debt to assets is 42.16, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 94.69. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 41.66.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.43, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.65. The receivables turnover for the company is 62.12 and the total asset turnover is 1.49. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.45.