People’s United Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) went down by -2.79% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $19.62. The company’s stock price has collected -3.56% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 08/04/21 that 6 Dividend Stocks With Big Payouts and Less Risk
Is It Worth Investing in People’s United Financial Inc. (NASDAQ :PBCT) Right Now?
People’s United Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 22.19 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for PBCT is at 1.20. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 10 who provided ratings for People’s United Financial Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $18.36, which is $2.3 above the current price. PBCT currently public float of 418.63M and currently shorts hold a 2.32% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PBCT was 3.49M shares.
PBCT’s Market Performance
PBCT stocks went down by -3.56% for the week, with a monthly drop of -4.10% and a quarterly performance of -13.98%, while its annual performance rate touched 48.16%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.30% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.06% for People’s United Financial Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.08% for PBCT stocks with a simple moving average of -4.37% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PBCT
Jefferies, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PBCT reach a price target of $18. The rating they have provided for PBCT stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on February 26th, 2021.
Jefferies gave a rating of “Buy” to PBCT, setting the target price at $16 in the report published on January 07th of the current year.
PBCT Trading at -2.85% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PBCT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -20.03% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.06%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.30%, as shares sank -3.21% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -8.83% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PBCT fell by -3.56%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +18.77% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $16.16. In addition, People’s United Financial Inc. saw 21.35% 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 PBCT starting from Powlus Lee C, who sale 7,253 shares at the price of $19.05 back on May 21. After this action, Powlus Lee C now owns 155,600 shares of People’s United Financial Inc., valued at $138,150 using the latest closing price.
Rosato R David, the Sr EVP and CFO of People’s United Financial Inc., sale 15,209 shares at $19.47 during a trade that took place back on May 18, which means that Rosato R David is holding 128,863 shares at $296,119 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for PBCT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +31.21 for the present operating margin
The net margin for People’s United Financial Inc. stands at +9.90. The total capital return value is set at 5.67, while invested capital returns managed to touch 2.44. Equity return is now at value 4.00, with 0.50 for asset returns.
Based on People’s United Financial Inc. (PBCT), the company’s capital structure generated 31.93 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 24.20. Total debt to assets is 3.85, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 16.66. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 12.22.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.83, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.60. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.26.