Corteva Inc. (NYSE:CTVA) went up by 0.69% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $49.98. The company’s stock price has collected 0.57% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 10/12/21 that 10th Annual Global Food Security Index Shows Overall Decline in Food Security
Is It Worth Investing in Corteva Inc. (NYSE :CTVA) Right Now?
Corteva Inc. (NYSE:CTVA) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 23.65 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 15 analysts out of 25 who provided ratings for Corteva Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 7 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $50.90, which is $8.81 above the current price. CTVA currently public float of 733.27M and currently shorts hold a 1.51% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CTVA was 2.97M shares.
CTVA’s Market Performance
CTVA stocks went up by 0.57% for the week, with a monthly drop of -0.05% and a quarterly performance of -0.42%, while its annual performance rate touched 25.34%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.99% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.36% for Corteva Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.56% for CTVA stocks with a simple moving average of -4.78% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CTVA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CTVA stocks, with Mizuho repeating the rating for CTVA by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for CTVA in the upcoming period, according to Mizuho is $53 based on the research report published on October 13th of the current year 2021.
ROTH Capital, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CTVA reach a price target of $53. The rating they have provided for CTVA stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on October 08th, 2021.
Berenberg gave a rating of “Buy” to CTVA, setting the target price at $58 in the report published on September 01st of the current year.
CTVA Trading at -2.57% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CTVA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -15.49% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.36%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.99%, as shares sank -1.70% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -1.93% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CTVA rose by +0.57%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +10.14% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $42.44. In addition, Corteva Inc. saw 9.09% 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 CTVA starting from Eathington Samuel R, who purchase 3,290 shares at the price of $45.57 back on May 13. After this action, Eathington Samuel R now owns 3,290 shares of Corteva Inc., valued at $149,925 using the latest closing price.
GAJARIA RAJAN, the EVP, Business Platforms of Corteva Inc., purchase 2,600 shares at $49.67 during a trade that took place back on May 10, which means that GAJARIA RAJAN is holding 59,628 shares at $129,141 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CTVA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +6.33 for the present operating margin
- +35.77 for the gross margin
The net margin for Corteva Inc. stands at +5.18. The total capital return value is set at 3.47, while invested capital returns managed to touch 2.88. Equity return is now at value 4.90, with 2.90 for asset returns.
Based on Corteva Inc. (CTVA), the company’s capital structure generated 6.58 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 6.18. Total debt to assets is 3.83, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 6.01. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 5.64.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.89, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.06. The receivables turnover for the company is 2.71 and the total asset turnover is 0.33. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.73.