SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE:SLQT) went up by 3.52% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $33.00. The company’s stock price has collected 10.38% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 9 hours ago that SLQT ALERT: The Klein Law Firm Announces a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 15, 2021 in the Class Action Filed on Behalf of Selectquote, Inc. Limited Shareholders
Is It Worth Investing in SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE :SLQT) Right Now?
SelectQuote Inc. (NYSE:SLQT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.48 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for SelectQuote Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $18.39, which is $8.0 above the current price. SLQT currently public float of 102.95M and currently shorts hold a 5.11% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SLQT was 2.55M shares.
SLQT’s Market Performance
SLQT stocks went up by 10.38% for the week, with a monthly jump of 0.95% and a quarterly performance of -31.53%, while its annual performance rate touched -41.15%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 6.93% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.38% for SelectQuote Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 13.75% for SLQT stocks with a simple moving average of -38.72% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SLQT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SLQT stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for SLQT by listing it as a “Sector Perform.” The predicted price for SLQT in the upcoming period, according to RBC Capital Mkts is $13 based on the research report published on August 26th of the current year 2021.
Keefe Bruyette, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SLQT reach a price target of $13.50, previously predicting the price at $30. The rating they have provided for SLQT stocks is “Mkt Perform” according to the report published on August 26th, 2021.
Piper Sandler gave a rating of “Overweight” to SLQT, setting the target price at $39 in the report published on April 06th of the current year.
SLQT Trading at -9.76% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought SLQT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -58.09% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.38%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 6.93%, as shares sank -1.28% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -27.40% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SLQT rose by +10.38%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -34.98% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $12.15. In addition, SelectQuote Inc. saw -33.35% 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 SLQT starting from Hawks Donald L III, who purchase 9,000 shares at the price of $13.28 back on Sep 13. After this action, Hawks Donald L III now owns 50,000 shares of SelectQuote Inc., valued at $119,524 using the latest closing price.
Weldon Raymond F, the Director of SelectQuote Inc., purchase 10,000 shares at $13.34 during a trade that took place back on Sep 10, which means that Weldon Raymond F is holding 50,000 shares at $133,378 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for SLQT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +21.33 for the present operating margin
- +71.13 for the gross margin
The net margin for SelectQuote Inc. stands at +13.97. The total capital return value is set at 19.64, while invested capital returns managed to touch 12.91. Equity return is now at value 20.80, with 10.00 for asset returns.
Based on SelectQuote Inc. (SLQT), the company’s capital structure generated 74.87 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 42.82. Total debt to assets is 32.44, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 73.71. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 42.15.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.63, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.15. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.50 and the total asset turnover is 0.70. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.53.