Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) went up by 0.53% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $70.68. The company’s stock price has collected 4.34% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 10/12/21 that Voya Financial schedules announcement of third-quarter 2021 results
Is It Worth Investing in Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE :VOYA) Right Now?
Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 5.24 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for VOYA is at 1.46. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 13 who provided ratings for Voya Financial Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 5 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $76.18, which is $8.98 above the current price. VOYA currently public float of 112.43M and currently shorts hold a 15.22% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of VOYA was 1.28M shares.
VOYA’s Market Performance
VOYA stocks went up by 4.34% for the week, with a monthly jump of 6.20% and a quarterly performance of 6.72%, while its annual performance rate touched 36.77%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.13% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.27% for Voya Financial Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 7.00% for VOYA stocks with a simple moving average of 5.89% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of VOYA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for VOYA stocks, with Citigroup repeating the rating for VOYA by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for VOYA in the upcoming period, according to Citigroup is $72 based on the research report published on June 17th of the current year 2021.
Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see VOYA reach a price target of $64. The rating they have provided for VOYA stocks is “In-line” according to the report published on January 08th, 2021.
BofA Securities gave a rating of “Buy” to VOYA, setting the target price at $74 in the report published on October 01st of the previous year.
VOYA Trading at 4.12% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought VOYA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -5.43% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.27%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.13%, as shares surge +5.83% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.26% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, VOYA rose by +4.34%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +15.10% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $62.65. In addition, Voya Financial Inc. saw 13.65% 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 VOYA starting from SILVA KEVIN D, who sale 15,000 shares at the price of $67.17 back on Aug 16. After this action, SILVA KEVIN D now owns 11,379 shares of Voya Financial Inc., valued at $1,007,560 using the latest closing price.
Lavallee Heather H., the See Remarks of Voya Financial Inc., sale 5,778 shares at $67.16 during a trade that took place back on Aug 16, which means that Lavallee Heather H. is holding 0 shares at $388,056 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for VOYA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.95 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Voya Financial Inc. stands at +2.78. The total capital return value is set at 4.07, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.52. Equity return is now at value 16.30, with 0.90 for asset returns.
Based on Voya Financial Inc. (VOYA), the company’s capital structure generated 42.72 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 29.93. Total debt to assets is 2.42, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 42.71. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 29.93.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.68, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.34.