As on July 30, 2020, Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN) got off with the flyer as it spiked 2.53% to $44.52. During the day, the stock rose to $45.67 and sunk to $43.02 before settling in for the price of $43.42 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, WERN posted a 52-week range of $28.99-$46.95.
The Industrials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 2.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 11.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 2.20%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $69.25 million, simultaneously with a float of $37.80 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $3.06 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $43.30, while the 200-day Moving Average is $38.70.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 12736 employees. It has generated 185,576 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 12,575. The stock had 6.43 Receivables turnover and 1.17 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +13.74, operating margin was +8.28 and Pretax Margin of +9.01.
Werner Enterprises Inc. (WERN) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Trucking industry. Werner Enterprises Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.00%, in contrast to 66.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jun 08, this organization’s Chairman sold 14,130,523 shares at the rate of 41.00, making the entire transaction reach 579,351,443 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 0. Preceding that transaction, on May 19, Company’s Sr. Exec VP and COO sold 3,000 for 43.62, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 130,845. This particular insider is now the holder of 65,716 in total.
Werner Enterprises Inc. (WERN) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2020, the company posted $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.4) by $0.22. This company achieved a net margin of +6.78 while generating a return on equity of 14.05. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.66 per share during the current fiscal year.
Werner Enterprises Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 2.20% and is forecasted to reach 2.39 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 1.12% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 11.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Werner Enterprises Inc. (WERN). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.50. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.25. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $20.19, and its Beta score is 0.80. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.24.
In the same vein, WERN’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.21, a figure that is expected to reach 0.40 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.39 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Werner Enterprises Inc. (WERN)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Werner Enterprises Inc., WERN], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.38 million was better the volume of 0.93 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 32.19% While, its Average True Range was 1.34.
Raw Stochastic average of Werner Enterprises Inc. (WERN) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 86.47%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 69.97% 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 32.29% that was lower than 41.32% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.