Kyndryl Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KD) went down by -3.56% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $52.00. The company’s stock price has collected -5.92% of loss in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 07/18/22 that IBM Second-Quarter Earnings Advance on 9% Sales Growth
Is It Worth Investing in Kyndryl Holdings Inc. (NYSE :KD) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 2 who provided ratings for Kyndryl Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $15.00, which is $4.99 above the current price. KD currently public float of 202.88M and currently shorts hold a 2.45% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of KD was 2.71M shares.
KD’s Market Performance
KD stocks went down by -5.92% for the week, with a monthly drop of -6.45% and a quarterly performance of 4.16%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.92% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.17% for Kyndryl Holdings Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -6.08% for KD stocks with a simple moving average of -23.17% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of KD
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for KD stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for KD by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for KD in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $12 based on the research report published on August 02nd of the current year 2022.
Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see KD reach a price target of $22. The rating they have provided for KD stocks is “In-line” according to the report published on November 15th, 2021.
KD Trading at -5.98% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought KD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -80.75% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.17%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.92%, as shares sank -8.00% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +4.71% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, KD fell by -5.92%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -47.92% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $10.61. In addition, Kyndryl Holdings Inc. saw -44.70% 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 KD starting from Machuel Denis, who purchase 5,000 shares at the price of $11.59 back on Aug 11. After this action, Machuel Denis now owns 35,389 shares of Kyndryl Holdings Inc., valued at $57,950 using the latest closing price.
Ungerleider Howard I, the Director of Kyndryl Holdings Inc., purchase 20,000 shares at $10.59 during a trade that took place back on Aug 05, which means that Ungerleider Howard I is holding 50,389 shares at $211,752 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for KD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -3.70 for the present operating margin
- +11.18 for the gross margin
The net margin for Kyndryl Holdings Inc. stands at -12.43. Equity return is now at value -59.40, with -15.00 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.07.