Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) started the day on September 23, 2020, with a price decrease of -1.39% at $214.55. During the day, the stock rose to $220.67 and sunk to $214.38 before settling in for the price of $217.58 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, DE posted a 52-week range of $106.14-$225.38.
The Industrials sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 1.70% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 2.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 5.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $313.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $312.65 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $66.62 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $196.32, while the 200-day Moving Average is $164.81.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 73500 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 534,095 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 44,259. The stock had 5.81 Receivables turnover and 0.55 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +28.02, operating margin was +14.44 and Pretax Margin of +10.41.
Deere & Company (DE) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery Industry. Deere & Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 81.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Aug 25, this organization’s Group Pres., Life Sol & CAO sold 7,996 shares at the rate of 208.17, making the entire transaction reach 1,664,511 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 14,444. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 10, Company’s Pres, Ag & Turf Prod & Prec Ag sold 2,957 for 185.00, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 547,045. This particular insider is now the holder of 19,949 in total.
Deere & Company (DE) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 7/30/2020, the organization reported $2.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $1.26) by $1.31. This company achieved a net margin of +8.29 while generating a return on equity of 28.66. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.56 per share during the current fiscal year.
Deere & Company’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 5.90% and is forecasted to reach 10.22 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 8.46% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 2.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Deere & Company (DE). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 5.93. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $25.40, and its Beta score is 0.93. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.86. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 12.94.
In the same vein, DE’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 8.45, a figure that is expected to reach 1.19 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 10.22 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Deere & Company (DE)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Deere & Company (NYSE: DE), its last 5-days Average volume was 2.12 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 1.85 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 34.67% While, its Average True Range was 6.22.
Raw Stochastic average of Deere & Company (DE) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 89.93%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 37.79% 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 26.87% that was lower than 34.07% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.