Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) went up by 0.60% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $83.07. The company’s stock price has collected 0.46% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/19/21 that Allied Joins Jesta Group in Completing Iconic Place Gare Viger Project in Montréal
Is It Worth Investing in Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE :CP) Right Now?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 4.55 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 16 analysts out of 27 who provided ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 8 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $110.09, which is $14.45 above the current price. Today, the average trading volume of CP was 2.61M shares.
CP’s Market Performance
CP stocks went up by 0.46% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.88% and a quarterly performance of 1.75%, while its annual performance rate touched 33.38%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.86% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.78% for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.54% for CP stocks with a simple moving average of 0.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CP
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CP stocks, with Stifel repeating the rating for CP by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for CP in the upcoming period, according to Stifel is $80 based on the research report published on June 22nd of the current year 2021.
Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CP reach a price target of $83. The rating they have provided for CP stocks is “In-line” according to the report published on May 25th, 2021.
Barclays gave a rating of “Overweight” to CP, setting the target price at $440 in the report published on April 15th of the current year.
CP Trading at -7.24% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -12.96% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 1.78%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.86%, as shares sank -5.53% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -9.33% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CP rose by +0.46%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +19.09% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $74.74. In addition, Canadian Pacific Railway Limited saw 4.27% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for CP
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +42.81 for the present operating margin
- +44.66 for the gross margin
The net margin for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stands at +31.70. The total capital return value is set at 19.66, while invested capital returns managed to touch 15.44.
Based on Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP), the company’s capital structure generated 137.75 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 57.94. Total debt to assets is 42.33, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 120.69. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 50.76.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 9.08, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.14. The receivables turnover for the company is 9.46 and the total asset turnover is 0.33. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.50.