Amcor plc (NYSE: AMCR) started the day on December 22, 2020, with a price increase of 0.26% at $11.50. During the day, the stock rose to $11.615 and sunk to $11.49 before settling in for the price of $11.47 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AMCR posted a 52-week range of $5.80-$12.40.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Cyclical sector posted annual sales growth of 5.30% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -7.00%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 6.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.56 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.56 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $17.88 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $11.41, while the 200-day Moving Average is $10.27.
Amcor plc (AMCR) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Packaging & Containers Industry. Amcor plc’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 37.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Aug 27, this organization’s President, Amcor Flexibles sold 111,241 shares at the rate of 11.06, making the entire transaction reach 1,230,058 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 293,829. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 21, Company’s President, Amcor Flexibles sold 48,989 for 11.25, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 551,126. This particular insider is now the holder of 236,505 in total.
Amcor plc (AMCR) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2020, the organization reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.15) by $0.01. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.17 per share during the current fiscal year.
Amcor plc’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 6.70% and is forecasted to reach 0.75 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.65% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -7.00% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Amcor plc (NYSE: AMCR) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Amcor plc (AMCR). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.80. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.26. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.44. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 43.94.
In the same vein, AMCR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.47, a figure that is expected to reach 0.17 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.75 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Amcor plc (AMCR)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Amcor plc (NYSE: AMCR), its last 5-days Average volume was 6.17 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 8.44 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 70.36% While, its Average True Range was 0.26.
Raw Stochastic average of Amcor plc (AMCR) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 57.94%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 62.96% 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 20.16% that was lower than 26.45% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.