Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (NYSE:BUD) went up by 3.08% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $79.67. The company’s stock price has collected 6.78% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/12/22 that Dafne Hefner Joins Kraft Heinz as North America Zone Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer
Is It Worth Investing in Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (NYSE :BUD) Right Now?
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (NYSE:BUD) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 26.77 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for BUD is at 1.55. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 19 analysts out of 31 who provided ratings for Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 8 rated it as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $70.94, which is $7.37 above the current price. BUD currently public float of 564.45M and currently shorts hold a 0.76% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BUD was 2.08M shares.
BUD’s Market Performance
BUD stocks went up by 6.78% for the week, with a monthly jump of 14.68% and a quarterly performance of 17.73%, while its annual performance rate touched -4.34%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.46% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.33% for Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 8.11% for BUD stocks with a simple moving average of 2.82% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BUD
BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BUD reach a price target of $3.50, previously predicting the price at $3. The rating they have provided for BUD stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on November 03rd, 2021.
BUD Trading at 11.05% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BUD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -16.73% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 1.33%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.46%, as shares surge +14.46% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +10.46% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BUD rose by +6.78%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +5.55% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $61.78. In addition, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV saw 9.56% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for BUD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +26.33 for the present operating margin
- +54.14 for the gross margin
The net margin for Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV stands at -1.39. The total capital return value is set at 6.95, while invested capital returns managed to touch -0.40. Equity return is now at value 7.30, with 2.20 for asset returns.
Based on Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD), the company’s capital structure generated 144.90 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 59.17. Total debt to assets is 43.20, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 140.36. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 57.31.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.22, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.42. The receivables turnover for the company is 8.42 and the total asset turnover is 0.21. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.82.