Tronox Holdings plc (NYSE:TROX) went up by 11.05% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $24.81. The company’s stock price has collected 12.25% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported 6 hours ago that Tronox Stock Surged on Report of $4.3 Billion Buyout Offer
Is It Worth Investing in Tronox Holdings plc (NYSE :TROX) Right Now?
Tronox Holdings plc (NYSE:TROX) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 3.23 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for TROX is at 2.63. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 8 who provided ratings for Tronox Holdings plc declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $25.88, which is $3.07 above the current price. TROX currently public float of 112.76M and currently shorts hold a 5.15% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of TROX was 1.52M shares.
TROX’s Market Performance
TROX stocks went up by 12.25% for the week, with a monthly jump of 21.98% and a quarterly performance of 0.18%, while its annual performance rate touched 146.86%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.80% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.89% for Tronox Holdings plc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 13.80% for TROX stocks with a simple moving average of 20.59% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of TROX
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for TROX stocks, with BofA Securities repeating the rating for TROX by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for TROX in the upcoming period, according to BofA Securities is $28 based on the research report published on May 20th of the current year 2021.
Wells Fargo, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see TROX reach a price target of $28. The rating they have provided for TROX stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on February 07th, 2018.
Morgan Stanley gave a rating of “Equal-Weight” to TROX, setting the target price at $21 in the report published on January 30th of the previous year.
TROX Trading at 16.93% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought TROX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -8.06% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.89%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.80%, as shares surge +22.04% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +3.21% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, TROX rose by +12.25%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +77.93% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $20.25. In addition, Tronox Holdings plc saw 56.02% 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 TROX starting from Nkosi Sipho Abednego, who sale 60,268 shares at the price of $23.18 back on May 26. After this action, Nkosi Sipho Abednego now owns 37,094 shares of Tronox Holdings plc, valued at $1,396,807 using the latest closing price.
Nkosi Sipho Abednego, the Director of Tronox Holdings plc, sale 28,732 shares at $23.10 during a trade that took place back on May 25, which means that Nkosi Sipho Abednego is holding 97,362 shares at $663,847 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for TROX
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +10.92 for the present operating margin
- +21.30 for the gross margin
The net margin for Tronox Holdings plc stands at +35.05. The total capital return value is set at 6.48, while invested capital returns managed to touch 22.02. Equity return is now at value 59.20, with 16.00 for asset returns.
Based on Tronox Holdings plc (TROX), the company’s capital structure generated 200.29 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 66.70. Total debt to assets is 51.78, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 194.58. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 64.80.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.82, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.67. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.27 and the total asset turnover is 0.47. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.14.