NMI Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:NMIH) went up by 8.52% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $27.25. The company’s stock price has collected 9.56% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 06/28/21 that The Housing Market Is Still Hot. That’s Good News for These Three Mortgage Insurers.
Is It Worth Investing in NMI Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ :NMIH) Right Now?
NMI Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:NMIH) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 7.22 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for NMIH is at 1.51. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for NMI Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $28.56, which is $8.49 above the current price. NMIH currently public float of 85.09M and currently shorts hold a 1.50% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NMIH was 606.63K shares.
NMIH’s Market Performance
NMIH stocks went up by 9.56% for the week, with a monthly jump of 21.22% and a quarterly performance of 6.59%, while its annual performance rate touched -6.89%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.59% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.18% for NMI Holdings Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.08% for NMIH stocks with a simple moving average of -1.68% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NMIH
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NMIH stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for NMIH by listing it as a “Sector Perform.” The predicted price for NMIH in the upcoming period, according to RBC Capital Mkts is $20 based on the research report published on June 23rd of the current year 2022.
Keefe Bruyette, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NMIH reach a price target of $27.50, previously predicting the price at $26.50. The rating they have provided for NMIH stocks is “Mkt Perform” according to the report published on February 17th, 2022.
NMIH Trading at 16.12% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NMIH to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.17% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.18%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.59%, as shares surge +21.37% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +16.78% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NMIH rose by +9.56%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -17.28% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $17.90. In addition, NMI Holdings Inc. saw -6.68% 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 NMIH starting from Montgomery Michael Curry, who sale 1,796 shares at the price of $18.39 back on May 17. After this action, Montgomery Michael Curry now owns 40,424 shares of NMI Holdings Inc., valued at $33,033 using the latest closing price.
Smith Robert Owen, the EVP, Chief Risk Officer of NMI Holdings Inc., sale 4,000 shares at $25.00 during a trade that took place back on Feb 18, which means that Smith Robert Owen is holding 49,723 shares at $100,000 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NMIH
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +67.61 for the present operating margin
The net margin for NMI Holdings Inc. stands at +47.65. Equity return is now at value 16.20, with 10.30 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.67.