KE Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BEKE) went down by -0.10% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $24.85. The company’s stock price has collected 1.59% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 12/17/21 that Chinese Broker to Conduct Review Into Short-Seller’s Fraud Allegations
Is It Worth Investing in KE Holdings Inc. (NYSE :BEKE) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 19 analysts out of 23 who provided ratings for KE Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $151.44, which is $2.65 above the current price. BEKE currently public float of 877.30M and currently shorts hold a 3.58% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BEKE was 14.10M shares.
BEKE’s Market Performance
BEKE stocks went up by 1.59% for the week, with a monthly jump of 30.94% and a quarterly performance of 70.80%, while its annual performance rate touched -15.76%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.80% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.88% for KE Holdings Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.13% for BEKE stocks with a simple moving average of 28.07% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BEKE
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for BEKE stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for BEKE by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for BEKE in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $21 based on the research report published on January 12th of the current year 2023.
HSBC Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BEKE reach a price target of $20.80, previously predicting the price at $13.70. The rating they have provided for BEKE stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on June 23rd, 2022.
Citigroup gave a rating of “Buy” to BEKE, setting the target price at $22.50 in the report published on June 21st of the previous year.
BEKE Trading at 23.99% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BEKE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -23.02% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.88%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.80%, as shares surge +30.76% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +65.92% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BEKE rose by +1.59%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +16.43% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $16.84. In addition, KE Holdings Inc. saw 37.03% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for BEKE
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -0.75 for the present operating margin
- +19.59 for the gross margin
The net margin for KE Holdings Inc. stands at -0.65. The total capital return value is set at -0.81, while invested capital returns managed to touch -0.74. Equity return is now at value -4.00, with -2.60 for asset returns.
Based on KE Holdings Inc. (BEKE), the company’s capital structure generated 11.21 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 10.08. Total debt to assets is 7.49, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 6.42. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 5.78.
The receivables turnover for the company is 5.38 and the total asset turnover is 0.79. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.42.