As on September 14, 2020, Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR) got off with the flyer as it spiked 3.04% to $35.55. During the day, the stock rose to $35.81 and sunk to $34.86 before settling in for the price of $34.50 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, DAR posted a 52-week range of $10.25-$34.68.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Consumer Defensive sector firm’s annual sales growth was -3.20%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 36.70%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 212.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $162.15 million, simultaneously with a float of $159.74 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $5.67 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $29.99, while the 200-day Moving Average is $25.42.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 10100 employees. It has generated 333,082 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 30,950. The stock had 8.39 Receivables turnover and 0.66 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +13.27, operating margin was +2.66 and Pretax Margin of +11.31.
Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Packaged Foods industry. Darling Ingredients Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.20%, in contrast to 99.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Aug 26, this organization’s Chief Accounting Officer sold 10,000 shares at the rate of 33.00, making the entire transaction reach 330,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 32,695. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 11, Company’s Chairman and CEO sold 40,000 for 32.99, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,319,600. This particular insider is now the holder of 918,740 in total.
Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2020, the company posted $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.29) by $0.1. This company achieved a net margin of +9.29 while generating a return on equity of 12.92. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.4 per share during the current fiscal year.
Darling Ingredients Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 212.40% and is forecasted to reach 1.87 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 3.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 36.70% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.14. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $14.23, and its Beta score is 1.28. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.66. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 36.04.
In the same vein, DAR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.50, a figure that is expected to reach 0.42 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.87 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Darling Ingredients Inc., DAR], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.68 million was better the volume of 1.43 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 87.91% While, its Average True Range was 1.14.
Raw Stochastic average of Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 98.49%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 93.75% 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 41.81% that was lower than 45.08% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.