YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) went down by -6.92% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $5.86. The company’s stock price has collected -13.87% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE :YPF) Right Now?
YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 5.40 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for YPF is at 1.75. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 12 who provided ratings for YPF Sociedad Anonima declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 7 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $6.73, which is $1.4 above the current price. YPF currently public float of 193.35M and currently shorts hold a 4.09% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of YPF was 1.97M shares.
YPF’s Market Performance
YPF stocks went down by -13.87% for the week, with a monthly drop of -28.22% and a quarterly performance of -30.54%, while its annual performance rate touched -36.04%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 6.79% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.07% for YPF Sociedad Anonima. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -21.66% for YPF stocks with a simple moving average of -25.90% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of YPF
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for YPF stocks, with Credit Suisse repeating the rating for YPF by listing it as a “Underperform.” The predicted price for YPF in the upcoming period, according to Credit Suisse is $3 based on the research report published on January 14th of the previous year 2021.
UBS, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see YPF reach a price target of $4, previously predicting the price at $6. The rating they have provided for YPF stocks is “Sell” according to the report published on December 03rd, 2020.
YPF Trading at -25.47% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought YPF to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -44.88% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.07%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 6.79%, as shares sank -27.09% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -35.79% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, YPF fell by -13.87%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -39.29% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $4.06. In addition, YPF Sociedad Anonima saw -15.45% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for YPF
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.19 for the present operating margin
- +17.94 for the gross margin
The net margin for YPF Sociedad Anonima stands at +0.02. Equity return is now at value 3.50, with 1.20 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.19.