GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE: EAF) established initial surge of 2.44% at $6.29, as the Stock market unbolted on September 11, 2020. During the day, the stock rose to $6.40 and sunk to $6.1222 before settling in for the price of $6.14 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, EAF posted a 52-week range of $5.56-$14.84.
The company of the Industrials sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 16.80%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 33.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -10.20%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $267.25 million, simultaneously with a float of $267.15 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.64 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $6.87, while the 200-day Moving Average is $8.61.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 1346 employees. It has generated 1,330,455 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 553,196. The stock had 6.78 Receivables turnover and 1.18 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +57.59, operating margin was +53.88 and Pretax Margin of +47.06.
GrafTech International Ltd. (EAF) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it is also beneficial to study the sentiment of large-scale investors towards the stock of the GrafTech International Ltd. industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 10, this organization’s Director bought 5,000 shares at the rate of 7.53, making the entire transaction reach 37,661 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 8,750. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 05, Company’s Director sold 30,223,546 for 13.13, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 396,684,041. This particular insider is now the holder of 199,216,541 in total.
GrafTech International Ltd. (EAF) Earnings and Revenue Records
Going through the last 3-months fiscal report unveiled on the 6/29/2020, it has been observed that the corporation posted $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) during the time that was better the consensus figure (set at $0.22) by $0.13. This company achieved a net margin of +41.58. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.36 per share during the current fiscal year.
GrafTech International Ltd.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -10.20% and is forecasted to reach 1.88 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -3.80% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 33.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE: EAF) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for GrafTech International Ltd. (EAF). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.70. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.33. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.14. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 2.49.
In the same vein, EAF’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.02, a figure that is expected to reach 0.35 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.88 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of GrafTech International Ltd. (EAF)
Now, what If we examine the latest scores posted by [GrafTech International Ltd., EAF]. During the last 5-days, its volume was lower the volume of 2.01 million it reported in year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 13.51% While, its Average True Range was 0.32.
Raw Stochastic average of GrafTech International Ltd. (EAF) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 20.98%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 16.05% 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 36.29% that was lower than 70.94% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.