Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV) went up by 4.59% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $3.32. The company’s stock price has collected -2.31% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Ambev S.A. (NYSE :ABEV) Right Now?
Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 18.16 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ABEV is at 1.11. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 17 who provided ratings for Ambev S.A. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 3 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $3.66, which is $0.4 above the current price. ABEV currently public float of 4.41B and currently shorts hold a 0.74% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ABEV was 30.74M shares.
ABEV’s Market Performance
ABEV stocks went down by -2.31% for the week, with a monthly drop of -2.31% and a quarterly performance of 18.88%, while its annual performance rate touched 3.06%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.00% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.64% for Ambev S.A. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 0.10% for ABEV stocks with a simple moving average of 5.24% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ABEV
BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ABEV reach a price target of $3.50, previously predicting the price at $3. The rating they have provided for ABEV stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on November 03rd, 2021.
Barclays gave a rating of “Overweight” to ABEV, setting the target price at $3.50 in the report published on October 06th of the previous year.
ABEV Trading at 4.11% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ABEV to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -10.71% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.64%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.00%, as shares sank -1.00% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +10.45% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ABEV fell by -2.31%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +7.64% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.96. In addition, Ambev S.A. saw 5.71% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for ABEV
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +22.64 for the present operating margin
- +48.21 for the gross margin
The net margin for Ambev S.A. stands at +17.39. Equity return is now at value 16.20, with 10.10 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.99.