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Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL) Shares Rise Despite Market Challenges

Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (NASDAQ: GGAL)’s stock price has soared by 2.62 in relation to previous closing price of 11.46. Nevertheless, the company has seen a loss of -0.68% in its stock price over the last five trading days.

Is It Worth Investing in Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (NASDAQ: GGAL) Right Now?

Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (NASDAQ: GGAL) has a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.82x that is above its average ratio. Additionally, the 36-month beta value for GGAL is 1.64. There are mixed opinions on the stock, with 2 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 0 rating it as “overweight,” 1 rating it as “hold,” and 3 rating it as “sell.”

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The average price predicted by analysts for GGAL is $19.01, which is -$0.95 below the current price. The public float for GGAL is 90.03M and currently, short sellers hold a 2.50% ratio of that float. The average trading volume of GGAL on May 25, 2023 was 544.03K shares.

GGAL’s Market Performance

GGAL’s stock has seen a -0.68% decrease for the week, with a 1.12% rise in the past month and a -13.15% fall in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 4.57%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 4.98% for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. The simple moving average for the past 20 days is 0.55% for GGAL’s stock, with a 17.10% simple moving average for the past 200 days.

GGAL Trading at 2.25% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought GGAL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -17.21% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 4.98%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.57%, as shares surge +2.35% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +7.01% upper at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, GGAL fell by -0.68%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +45.72% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $11.71. In addition, Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. saw 21.53% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Stock Fundamentals for GGAL

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • +27.83 for the present operating margin

The net margin for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. stands at +4.09. The total capital return value is set at 60.60, while invested capital returns managed to touch 10.58. Equity return is now at value 11.00, with 2.00 for asset returns.

Based on Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL), the company’s capital structure generated 26.02 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 20.64. Total debt to assets is 4.68, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 5.54. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 4.39.

When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.43, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.70. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.83.


In conclusion, Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL) has seen mixed performance in recent times. Analysts have a bearish opinion on the stock, with some rating it as a “sell” and others rating it as a “hold”. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.