Vertiv Holdings Co (NYSE:VRT) went down by -2.28% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $28.80. The company’s stock price has collected -14.97% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/08/21 that Vertiv to Acquire the E&I Engineering Group
Is It Worth Investing in Vertiv Holdings Co (NYSE :VRT) Right Now?
Vertiv Holdings Co (NYSE:VRT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 125.96 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for Vertiv Holdings Co declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $31.67, which is $9.16 above the current price. VRT currently public float of 280.43M and currently shorts hold a 4.66% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of VRT was 2.04M shares.
VRT’s Market Performance
VRT stocks went down by -14.97% for the week, with a monthly drop of -12.71% and a quarterly performance of -7.42%, while its annual performance rate touched 41.42%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.47% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.08% for Vertiv Holdings Co. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.17% for VRT stocks with a simple moving average of 4.25% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of VRT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for VRT stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for VRT by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for VRT in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $25 based on the research report published on September 13th of the current year 2021.
JP Morgan, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see VRT reach a price target of $25. The rating they have provided for VRT stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on April 08th, 2021.
Vertical Research gave a rating of “Buy” to VRT, setting the target price at $22 in the report published on November 18th of the previous year.
VRT Trading at -12.29% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought VRT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -16.77% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.08%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.47%, as shares sank -11.71% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -12.71% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, VRT fell by -14.97%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +28.59% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $27.13. In addition, Vertiv Holdings Co saw 28.39% 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 VRT starting from VPE Holdings, LLC, who sale 17,381,740 shares at the price of $20.15 back on Mar 01. After this action, VPE Holdings, LLC now owns 59,880,215 shares of Vertiv Holdings Co, valued at $350,156,890 using the latest closing price.
VPE Holdings, LLC, the Director of Vertiv Holdings Co, sale 17,381,740 shares at $20.15 during a trade that took place back on Mar 01, which means that VPE Holdings, LLC is holding 59,880,215 shares at $350,156,890 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for VRT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.70 for the present operating margin
- +30.77 for the gross margin
The net margin for Vertiv Holdings Co stands at -7.49. The total capital return value is set at 19.28, while invested capital returns managed to touch -19.09. Equity return is now at value -7.30, with -0.80 for asset returns.
Based on Vertiv Holdings Co (VRT), the company’s capital structure generated 449.54 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 81.80. Total debt to assets is 45.37, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 436.98. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 79.52.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.71, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.31. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.45 and the total asset turnover is 1.51. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.45.