M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) went up by 5.49% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $193.42. The company’s stock price has collected 2.99% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 03/25/22 that M&T Bank Stock Looks Like a Buy
Is It Worth Investing in M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE :MTB) Right Now?
M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 15.29 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for MTB is at 0.80. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 24 who provided ratings for M&T Bank Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 12 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
MTB currently public float of 171.75M and currently shorts hold a 2.27% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MTB was 1.48M shares.
MTB’s Market Performance
MTB stocks went up by 2.99% for the week, with a monthly jump of 9.83% and a quarterly performance of -18.77%, while its annual performance rate touched -15.67%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.42% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.36% for M&T Bank Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.25% for MTB stocks with a simple moving average of -8.80% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of MTB
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MTB stocks, with Odeon repeating the rating for MTB by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for MTB in the upcoming period, according to Odeon is $171.76 based on the research report published on January 10th of the current year 2023.
Wedbush, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see MTB reach a price target of $170. The rating they have provided for MTB stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on January 03rd, 2023.
Barclays gave a rating of “Equal Weight” to MTB, setting the target price at $194 in the report published on January 03rd of the current year.
MTB Trading at -1.42% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MTB to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -20.48% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.36%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.42%, as shares surge +9.36% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -7.91% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MTB rose by +2.99%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -6.59% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $146.79. In addition, M&T Bank Corporation saw 6.03% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at MTB starting from Warman D Scott N, who sale 2,000 shares at the price of $188.55 back on Sep 09. After this action, Warman D Scott N now owns 8,349 shares of M&T Bank Corporation, valued at $377,100 using the latest closing price.
GEISEL GARY N, the Director of M&T Bank Corporation, sale 500 shares at $189.20 during a trade that took place back on Aug 19, which means that GEISEL GARY N is holding 2,490 shares at $94,601 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MTB
Equity return is now at value 7.50, with 0.80 for asset returns.