Entegris Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) went up by 7.43% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $141.82. The company’s stock price has collected 5.94% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 12/15/21 that Roblox, BlackBerry, Pfizer, Adagio Therapeutics: What to Watch in the Stock Market Today
Is It Worth Investing in Entegris Inc. (NASDAQ :ENTG) Right Now?
Entegris Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 41.77 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for ENTG is at 1.24. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 12 who provided ratings for Entegris Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 3 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $94.80, which is $15.49 above the current price. ENTG currently public float of 147.90M and currently shorts hold a 5.41% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ENTG was 1.91M shares.
ENTG’s Market Performance
ENTG stocks went up by 5.94% for the week, with a monthly jump of 30.50% and a quarterly performance of 11.09%, while its annual performance rate touched -31.96%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.44% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.02% for Entegris Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 18.35% for ENTG stocks with a simple moving average of -7.98% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ENTG
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ENTG stocks, with Needham repeating the rating for ENTG by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for ENTG in the upcoming period, according to Needham is $86 based on the research report published on January 04th of the current year 2023.
Credit Suisse gave a rating of “Outperform” to ENTG, setting the target price at $108 in the report published on October 06th of the previous year.
ENTG Trading at 17.42% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ENTG to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -40.54% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.02%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.44%, as shares surge +26.28% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +23.56% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ENTG rose by +5.94%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -28.14% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $72.13. In addition, Entegris Inc. saw 28.57% 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 ENTG starting from O’Neill James Anthony, who sale 3,297 shares at the price of $115.00 back on Jun 02. After this action, O’Neill James Anthony now owns 15,131 shares of Entegris Inc., valued at $379,155 using the latest closing price.
GRAVES GREGORY B, the EVP & CFO of Entegris Inc., sale 12,142 shares at $133.10 during a trade that took place back on Mar 31, which means that GRAVES GREGORY B is holding 20,980 shares at $1,616,092 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ENTG
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +24.01 for the present operating margin
- +44.01 for the gross margin
The net margin for Entegris Inc. stands at +17.80. Equity return is now at value 12.60, with 4.80 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.47.