Cushman & Wakefield plc (NYSE:CWK) went down by -5.69% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $23.54. The company’s stock price has collected -8.76% of loss in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 10/20/21 that Cushman & Wakefield to Buy 40% Stake in Greystone Multifamily Business
Is It Worth Investing in Cushman & Wakefield plc (NYSE :CWK) Right Now?
Cushman & Wakefield plc (NYSE:CWK) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 8.58 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for CWK is at 1.42. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 6 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for Cushman & Wakefield plc declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $22.14, which is $9.19 above the current price. CWK currently public float of 162.89M and currently shorts hold a 3.76% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CWK was 914.91K shares.
CWK’s Market Performance
CWK stocks went down by -8.76% for the week, with a monthly drop of -19.24% and a quarterly performance of -9.99%, while its annual performance rate touched -21.65%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.48% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.44% for Cushman & Wakefield plc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -10.22% for CWK stocks with a simple moving average of -27.35% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CWK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CWK stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for CWK by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for CWK in the upcoming period, according to Goldman is $25 based on the research report published on April 05th of the current year 2022.
Raymond James, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CWK reach a price target of $31. The rating they have provided for CWK stocks is “Strong Buy” according to the report published on November 22nd, 2021.
Wolfe Research gave a rating of “Outperform” to CWK, setting the target price at $27 in the report published on June 15th of the previous year.
CWK Trading at -13.95% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CWK to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -42.95% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.44%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.48%, as shares sank -14.51% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -11.00% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CWK fell by -8.76%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -28.03% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $14.84. In addition, Cushman & Wakefield plc saw -39.61% 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 CWK starting from MACKAY MICHELLE, who purchase 3,500 shares at the price of $14.64 back on Jun 13. After this action, MACKAY MICHELLE now owns 50,760 shares of Cushman & Wakefield plc, valued at $51,240 using the latest closing price.
Robinson Nathaniel, the of Cushman & Wakefield plc, sale 15,231 shares at $17.58 during a trade that took place back on Jun 03, which means that Robinson Nathaniel is holding 22,580 shares at $267,761 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CWK
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +5.75 for the present operating margin
- +18.83 for the gross margin
The net margin for Cushman & Wakefield plc stands at +2.66. Equity return is now at value 24.60, with 4.60 for asset returns.