The AZEK Company Inc. (NYSE:AZEK) went down by -7.14% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $51.32. The company’s stock price has collected -5.72% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 10/06/21 that Weyerhaeuser Distribution Expands AZEK(R) Portfolio to Texas Market
Is It Worth Investing in The AZEK Company Inc. (NYSE :AZEK) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 15 who provided ratings for The AZEK Company 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 $52.64, which is $18.9 above the current price. AZEK currently public float of 150.07M and currently shorts hold a 2.05% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AZEK was 1.10M shares.
AZEK’s Market Performance
AZEK stocks went down by -5.72% for the week, with a monthly drop of -12.86% and a quarterly performance of -6.86%, while its annual performance rate touched -9.54%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.84% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.94% for The AZEK Company Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -9.58% for AZEK stocks with a simple moving average of -18.90% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AZEK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AZEK stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for AZEK by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for AZEK in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $53 based on the research report published on May 05th of the current year 2021.
Wedbush, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AZEK reach a price target of $52. The rating they have provided for AZEK stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on April 13th, 2021.
Loop Capital gave a rating of “Buy” to AZEK, setting the target price at $52 in the report published on April 08th of the current year.
AZEK Trading at -13.38% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AZEK to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -33.83% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.94%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.84%, as shares sank -10.66% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -7.74% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AZEK fell by -5.72%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -13.48% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $37.36. In addition, The AZEK Company Inc. saw -11.68% 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 AZEK starting from Ochoa Joe, who sale 20,000 shares at the price of $38.67 back on Sep 17. After this action, Ochoa Joe now owns 526,223 shares of The AZEK Company Inc., valued at $773,400 using the latest closing price.
Singh Jesse G, the CEO and President of The AZEK Company Inc., sale 90,000 shares at $42.80 during a trade that took place back on Sep 01, which means that Singh Jesse G is holding 1,435,185 shares at $3,852,000 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AZEK
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -1.04 for the present operating margin
- +33.00 for the gross margin
The net margin for The AZEK Company Inc. stands at -13.59. The total capital return value is set at -0.55, while invested capital returns managed to touch -7.23. Equity return is now at value -0.70, with -0.50 for asset returns.
Based on The AZEK Company Inc. (AZEK), the company’s capital structure generated 36.42 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 26.70. Total debt to assets is 23.81, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 36.34. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 26.64.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.96, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.11. The receivables turnover for the company is 14.56 and the total asset turnover is 0.47. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.42.