Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) went down by -2.95% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $4.11. The company’s stock price has collected -6.88% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/07/21 that Nordic American Tankers Ltd (NYSE: NAT) — Shipping Minister of India visiting our vessel the “Nordic Moon”
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for NAT is at 0.58. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 4 analysts out of 7 who provided ratings for Nordic American Tankers Limited declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $3.73. NAT currently public float of 148.55M and currently shorts hold a 3.63% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NAT was 2.13M shares.
NAT’s Market Performance
NAT stocks went down by -6.88% for the week, with a monthly jump of 3.14% and a quarterly performance of -35.03%, while its annual performance rate touched -43.90%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.77% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.86% for Nordic American Tankers Limited. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.16% for NAT stocks with a simple moving average of -25.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NAT
H.C. Wainwright, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NAT reach a price target of $3.75. The rating they have provided for NAT stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on March 29th, 2021.
NAT Trading at -9.28% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NAT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -43.97% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.86%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.77%, as shares surge +7.48% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -27.22% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NAT fell by -6.88%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -31.95% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.34. In addition, Nordic American Tankers Limited saw -22.03% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for NAT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +22.91 for the present operating margin
- +27.86 for the gross margin
The net margin for Nordic American Tankers Limited stands at +14.11. The total capital return value is set at 8.32, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.25. Equity return is now at value -2.40, with -1.50 for asset returns.
Based on Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT), the company’s capital structure generated 59.66 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 37.37. Total debt to assets is 36.68, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 55.97. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 35.06.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.07, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.49. The receivables turnover for the company is 22.93 and the total asset turnover is 0.35. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.51.