As on June 29, 2020, Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) got off with the flyer as it spiked 3.56% to $16.57. During the day, the stock rose to $16.725 and sunk to $16.00 before settling in for the price of $16.00 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, UNVR posted a 52-week range of $6.40-$24.77.
The Basic Materials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was -2.20%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -34.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -149.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $168.80 million, simultaneously with a float of $156.86 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $2.95 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $15.03, while the 200-day Moving Average is $18.73.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 10300 employees. It has generated 901,641 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -10,252. The stock had 8.24 Receivables turnover and 1.58 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +20.74, operating margin was +4.74 and Pretax Margin of -0.01.
Univar Solutions Inc. (UNVR) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Chemicals industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on May 15, this organization’s Director bought 12,000 shares at the rate of 12.35, making the entire transaction reach 148,156 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 109,088. Preceding that transaction, on May 04, Company’s EVP, CFO bought 250,000 for 13.33, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 3,333,725. This particular insider is now the holder of 250,000 in total.
Univar Solutions Inc. (UNVR) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 3/30/2020, the company posted $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.28) by $0.03. This company achieved a net margin of -1.14 while generating a return on equity of -7.22. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.28 per share during the current fiscal year.
Univar Solutions Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -149.40% and is forecasted to reach 1.36 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 11.33% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -34.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Univar Solutions Inc. (UNVR). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.20. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.92. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $141.62, and its Beta score is 2.05. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.32. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 10.56.
In the same vein, UNVR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.12, a figure that is expected to reach 0.22 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.36 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Univar Solutions Inc. (UNVR)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Univar Solutions Inc., UNVR], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.66 million was better the volume of 2.43 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 19.20% While, its Average True Range was 0.95.
Raw Stochastic average of Univar Solutions Inc. (UNVR) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 61.19%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 29.33% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 73.99% that was lower than 111.34% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.