Change Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ:CHNG) went down by -0.41% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $24.21. The company’s stock price has collected -1.79% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/22/21 that Change Healthcare Inc. Announces Date for First Quarter Fiscal 2022 Earnings Release and Earnings Call
Is It Worth Investing in Change Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ :CHNG) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 2 analysts out of 12 who provided ratings for Change Healthcare Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 9 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $25.75, which is $3.53 above the current price. CHNG currently public float of 308.91M and currently shorts hold a 3.67% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CHNG was 1.73M shares.
CHNG’s Market Performance
CHNG stocks went down by -1.79% for the week, with a monthly drop of -6.17% and a quarterly performance of -5.52%, while its annual performance rate touched 83.58%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.23% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.29% for Change Healthcare Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.82% for CHNG stocks with a simple moving average of 3.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CHNG
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CHNG stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for CHNG by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for CHNG in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $25.75 based on the research report published on April 29th of the current year 2021.
Berenberg, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CHNG reach a price target of $23. The rating they have provided for CHNG stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on December 08th, 2020.
Citigroup gave a rating of “Buy” to CHNG, setting the target price at $15 in the report published on July 14th of the previous year.
CHNG Trading at -4.55% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CHNG to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -9.50% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 1.29%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.23%, as shares sank -5.97% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -4.24% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CHNG fell by -1.79%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +46.85% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $22.48. In addition, Change Healthcare Inc. saw 17.48% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for CHNG
Equity return is now at value -3.50, with -1.10 for asset returns.