Natura &Co Holding S.A. (NYSE:NTCO) went up by 7.55% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $23.73. The company’s stock price has collected -3.28% of loss in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 05/15/21 that How to use ESG to pick the winning stocks in risky emerging markets
Is It Worth Investing in Natura &Co Holding S.A. (NYSE :NTCO) Right Now?
Natura &Co Holding S.A. (NYSE:NTCO) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 60.74 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 10 who provided ratings for Natura &Co Holding S.A. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 4 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $16.91, which is $14.74 above the current price. NTCO currently public float of 436.87M and currently shorts hold a 0.29% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NTCO was 1.21M shares.
NTCO’s Market Performance
NTCO stocks went down by -3.28% for the week, with a monthly drop of -11.18% and a quarterly performance of -46.78%, while its annual performance rate touched -57.14%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.83% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.93% for Natura &Co Holding S.A.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -7.04% for NTCO stocks with a simple moving average of -51.80% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NTCO
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NTCO stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for NTCO by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NTCO in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $28 based on the research report published on June 15th of the previous year 2021.
NTCO Trading at -21.09% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NTCO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -65.19% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.93%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.83%, as shares sank -8.53% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -40.01% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NTCO fell by -3.28%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -50.36% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $8.85. In addition, Natura &Co Holding S.A. saw -10.90% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for NTCO
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +3.68 for the present operating margin
- +57.39 for the gross margin
The net margin for Natura &Co Holding S.A. stands at -1.37. The total capital return value is set at 4.40, while invested capital returns managed to touch -1.92.
Based on Natura &Co Holding S.A. (NTCO), the company’s capital structure generated 64.61 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 39.25. Total debt to assets is 28.65, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 46.83. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 28.45.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.97, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.24. The receivables turnover for the company is 9.56 and the total asset turnover is 0.89. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.16.