Expeditors International of Washington Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD) went down by -3.97% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $137.80. The company’s stock price has collected 3.45% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Expeditors International of Washington Inc. (NASDAQ :EXPD) Right Now?
Expeditors International of Washington Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 11.84 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EXPD is at 0.87. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 17 who provided ratings for Expeditors International of Washington Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 5 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $105.08, which is $4.61 above the current price. EXPD currently public float of 166.78M and currently shorts hold a 2.85% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EXPD was 1.40M shares.
EXPD’s Market Performance
EXPD stocks went up by 3.45% for the week, with a monthly jump of 4.79% and a quarterly performance of 2.24%, while its annual performance rate touched -19.23%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.00% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.52% for Expeditors International of Washington Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 2.91% for EXPD stocks with a simple moving average of -8.08% for the last 200 days.
EXPD Trading at 1.17% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EXPD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.80% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.52%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.00%, as shares surge +5.96% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -1.39% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EXPD rose by +3.45%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -13.47% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $99.65. In addition, Expeditors International of Washington Inc. saw -23.86% 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 EXPD starting from ALGER EUGENE K, who sale 11,500 shares at the price of $128.50 back on Dec 08. After this action, ALGER EUGENE K now owns 7,157 shares of Expeditors International of Washington Inc., valued at $1,477,784 using the latest closing price.
POWELL BRADLEY S, the Senior VP CFO of Expeditors International of Washington Inc., sale 13,780 shares at $131.62 during a trade that took place back on Nov 22, which means that POWELL BRADLEY S is holding 4,731 shares at $1,813,655 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EXPD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +11.56 for the present operating margin
- +14.23 for the gross margin
The net margin for Expeditors International of Washington Inc. stands at +8.57. Equity return is now at value 42.60, with 20.60 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.52.