The 36-month beta value for PARA is also noteworthy at 1.69.
The public float for PARA is 584.01M, and at present, short sellers hold a 13.64% of that float. The average trading volume of PARA on September 15, 2023 was 11.41M shares.
PARA) stock’s latest price update
The stock of Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA) has increased by 2.08 when compared to last closing price of 13.79.Despite this, the company has seen a gain of 3.06% in its stock price over the last five trading days. Zacks Investment Research reported 2023-09-13 that IMAX is set to showcase its next-generation streaming technology, Stream Smart, at IBC 2023, as part of its strategy for expanding the adoption of the global technology platform.
PARA’s Market Performance
Paramount Global (PARA) has experienced a 3.06% rise in stock performance for the past week, with a -6.09% drop in the past month, and a -14.84% drop in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 4.58%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 3.51% for PARA. The simple moving average for the past 20 days is -0.93% for PARA’s stock, with a -23.40% simple moving average for the past 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PARA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PARA stocks, with Wolfe Research repeating the rating for PARA by listing it as a “Underperform.” The predicted price for PARA in the upcoming period, according to Wolfe Research is $14 based on the research report published on July 07, 2023 of the current year 2023.
PARA Trading at -6.97% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PARA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -45.71% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.51%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.58%, as shares sank -1.62% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -13.08% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PARA rose by +4.80%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -25.60% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $14.20. In addition, Paramount Global saw -16.60% 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 PARA starting from REDSTONE SHARI, who purchase 165,000 shares at the price of $15.06 back on May 16. After this action, REDSTONE SHARI now owns 577,064 shares of Paramount Global, valued at $2,485,560 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for PARA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +9.52 for the present operating margin
- +32.84 for the gross margin
The net margin for Paramount Global stands at +2.40. The total capital return value is set at 6.85, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.77. Equity return is now at value -5.50, with -2.10 for asset returns.
Based on Paramount Global (PARA), the company’s capital structure generated 76.25 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 43.26. Total debt to assets is 30.08, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 73.95. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 41.96.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.79, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.67. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.19 and the total asset turnover is 0.52. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.23.
In summary, Paramount Global (PARA) has had a bad performance as of late. Analysts have mixed opinions on the stock, with some viewing it as a “buy” and others 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.