Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) went up by 2.27% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $67.25. The company’s stock price has collected 5.20% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Olin Corporation (NYSE :OLN) Right Now?
Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 5.85 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for OLN is at 1.31. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 13 analysts out of 18 who provided ratings for Olin Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 5 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $70.50, which is $17.89 above the current price. OLN currently public float of 141.82M and currently shorts hold a 3.09% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of OLN was 1.88M shares.
OLN’s Market Performance
OLN stocks went up by 5.20% for the week, with a monthly jump of 15.80% and a quarterly performance of -19.14%, while its annual performance rate touched 14.89%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.65% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.00% for Olin Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 7.15% for OLN stocks with a simple moving average of -4.33% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of OLN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for OLN stocks, with Citigroup repeating the rating for OLN by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for OLN in the upcoming period, according to Citigroup is $55 based on the research report published on June 17th of the current year 2022.
RBC Capital Mkts, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see OLN reach a price target of $76, previously predicting the price at $83. The rating they have provided for OLN stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on June 15th, 2022.
KeyBanc Capital Markets gave a rating of “Overweight” to OLN, setting the target price at $64 in the report published on March 14th of the current year.
OLN Trading at -1.60% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought OLN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -22.42% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.00%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.65%, as shares surge +9.53% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -18.00% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, OLN rose by +5.20%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +1.78% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $48.92. In addition, Olin Corporation saw -9.30% 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 OLN starting from Sumner R Nichole, who sale 9,518 shares at the price of $64.83 back on May 27. After this action, Sumner R Nichole now owns 12,242 shares of Olin Corporation, valued at $617,009 using the latest closing price.
VARILEK JAMES A, the EVP & COO of Olin Corporation, sale 28,265 shares at $64.76 during a trade that took place back on May 27, which means that VARILEK JAMES A is holding 17,761 shares at $1,830,458 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for OLN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +19.27 for the present operating margin
- +23.70 for the gross margin
The net margin for Olin Corporation stands at +14.55. Equity return is now at value 57.50, with 17.60 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.34.