Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) went down by -0.55% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $127.34. The company’s stock price has collected -4.83% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/08/21 that NPCI and Fiserv Enable nFiNi- RuPay Credit Card Stack for Fintechs and Banks
Is It Worth Investing in Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ :FISV) Right Now?
Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 65.71 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for FISV is at 0.89. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 20 analysts out of 31 who provided ratings for Fiserv Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 6 rated the stock as “overweight,” 5 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $142.30, which is $31.93 above the current price. FISV currently public float of 596.27M and currently shorts hold a 2.22% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of FISV was 3.98M shares.
FISV’s Market Performance
FISV stocks went down by -4.83% for the week, with a monthly drop of -0.80% and a quarterly performance of 0.88%, while its annual performance rate touched 18.28%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.57% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.06% for Fiserv Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -4.98% for FISV stocks with a simple moving average of -3.98% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of FISV
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for FISV stocks, with Exane BNP Paribas repeating the rating for FISV by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for FISV in the upcoming period, according to Exane BNP Paribas is $116 based on the research report published on August 10th of the current year 2021.
Bernstein gave a rating of “Outperform” to FISV, setting the target price at $124 in the report published on January 27th of the current year.
FISV Trading at -2.21% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought FISV to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -13.56% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.06%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.57%, as shares sank -1.39% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.60% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, FISV fell by -4.83%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -4.19% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $115.76. In addition, Fiserv Inc. saw -3.33% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at FISV starting from Chiarello Guy, who sale 20,000 shares at the price of $117.64 back on Aug 23. After this action, Chiarello Guy now owns 197,375 shares of Fiserv Inc., valued at $2,352,800 using the latest closing price.
Chiarello Guy, the Chief Operating Officer of Fiserv Inc., sale 40,000 shares at $117.71 during a trade that took place back on Aug 19, which means that Chiarello Guy is holding 197,375 shares at $4,708,400 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for FISV
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +13.01 for the present operating margin
- +47.35 for the gross margin
The net margin for Fiserv Inc. stands at +6.45. The total capital return value is set at 3.45, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.77. Equity return is now at value 3.60, with 1.50 for asset returns.
Based on Fiserv Inc. (FISV), the company’s capital structure generated 65.82 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 39.69. Total debt to assets is 28.52, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 64.25. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 38.74.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 6.68, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.21. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.64 and the total asset turnover is 0.20. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.04.