Brinker International Inc. (NYSE:EAT) went down by -4.62% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $65.21. The company’s stock price has collected -15.65% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 06/08/21 that Brinker Stock Is a ‘Compelling Opportunity.’ Here’s Why.
Is It Worth Investing in Brinker International Inc. (NYSE :EAT) Right Now?
Brinker International Inc. (NYSE:EAT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 8.74 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EAT is at 2.33. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 19 who provided ratings for Brinker International Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 11 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $43.75, which is $15.24 above the current price. EAT currently public float of 43.12M and currently shorts hold a 12.23% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EAT was 1.15M shares.
EAT’s Market Performance
EAT stocks went down by -15.65% for the week, with a monthly drop of -23.95% and a quarterly performance of -31.52%, while its annual performance rate touched -53.22%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.71% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.77% for Brinker International Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -20.13% for EAT stocks with a simple moving average of -31.11% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of EAT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EAT stocks, with Evercore ISI repeating the rating for EAT by listing it as a “In-line.” The predicted price for EAT in the upcoming period, according to Evercore ISI is $40 based on the research report published on May 05th of the current year 2022.
Citigroup, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EAT reach a price target of $38. The rating they have provided for EAT stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on April 12th, 2022.
Wedbush gave a rating of “Neutral” to EAT, setting the target price at $42 in the report published on February 03rd of the current year.
EAT Trading at -20.72% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EAT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -56.28% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.77%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.71%, as shares sank -26.58% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -18.31% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EAT fell by -15.65%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -46.20% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $35.18. In addition, Brinker International Inc. saw -22.08% 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 EAT starting from Comings Douglas N., who sale 500 shares at the price of $30.18 back on May 18. After this action, Comings Douglas N. now owns 26,159 shares of Brinker International Inc., valued at $15,090 using the latest closing price.
Roberts Wyman, the President, CEO, Pres. Chili’s of Brinker International Inc., sale 12,500 shares at $40.00 during a trade that took place back on Apr 25, which means that Roberts Wyman is holding 231,373 shares at $500,000 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EAT
Equity return is now at value -48.10, with 6.40 for asset returns.