RPC Inc. (NYSE:RES) went up by 12.89% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $7.43. The company’s stock price has collected 8.68% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/30/21 that Cboe Global Markets Reports Results for Second Quarter 2021
Is It Worth Investing in RPC Inc. (NYSE :RES) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for RES is at 2.15. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 7 who provided ratings for RPC Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 6 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $4.99, which is $0.61 above the current price. RES currently public float of 68.95M and currently shorts hold a 10.64% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of RES was 713.08K shares.
RES’s Market Performance
RES stocks went up by 8.68% for the week, with a monthly jump of 10.89% and a quarterly performance of -24.35%, while its annual performance rate touched 46.49%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.42% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.59% for RPC Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.61% for RES stocks with a simple moving average of -7.33% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of RES
Morgan Stanley, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see RES reach a price target of $2.50. The rating they have provided for RES stocks is “Underweight” according to the report published on November 10th, 2020.
Scotiabank gave a rating of “Sector Perform” to RES, setting the target price at $3 in the report published on April 13th of the previous year.
RES Trading at 5.64% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought RES to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -41.05% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.59%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.42%, as shares surge +16.18% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -16.25% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, RES rose by +8.68%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +20.00% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $3.82. In addition, RPC Inc. saw 39.05% 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 RES starting from ROLLINS GARY W, who sale 100,000 shares at the price of $5.65 back on Jun 23. After this action, ROLLINS GARY W now owns 78,700,000 shares of RPC Inc., valued at $564,680 using the latest closing price.
LOR INC, the 10% Owner of RPC Inc., sale 100,000 shares at $5.65 during a trade that took place back on Jun 23, which means that LOR INC is holding 78,700,000 shares at $564,680 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for RES
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -17.77 for the present operating margin
- +2.90 for the gross margin
The net margin for RPC Inc. stands at -35.47. The total capital return value is set at -13.89, while invested capital returns managed to touch -28.08. Equity return is now at value -5.90, with -4.70 for asset returns.
Based on RPC Inc. (RES), the company’s capital structure generated 4.79 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 4.58. Total debt to assets is 3.70, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 3.34. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 3.19.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.03, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.05. The receivables turnover for the company is 2.34 and the total asset turnover is 0.62. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.38.