As on January 07, 2021, Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) started slowly as it slid -0.89% to $13.30. During the day, the stock rose to $13.59 and sunk to $13.06 before settling in for the price of $13.42 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, SCS posted a 52-week range of $7.02-$20.21.
The Industrials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 4.00%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 19.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 57.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $114.80 million, simultaneously with a float of $102.21 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.51 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $12.53, while the 200-day Moving Average is $11.34.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 12700 employees. It has generated 293,205 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 15,417. The stock had 9.52 Receivables turnover and 1.58 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +32.59, operating margin was +6.82 and Pretax Margin of +6.58.
Steelcase Inc. (SCS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Business Equipment & Supplies industry. Steelcase Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.90%, in contrast to 94.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Oct 19, this organization’s Director sold 4,000 shares at the rate of 12.29, making the entire transaction reach 49,150 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 8,728. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 28, Company’s Senior VP, Americas bought 30,000 for 10.04, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 301,200. This particular insider is now the holder of 89,161 in total.
Steelcase Inc. (SCS) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 11/29/2020, the company posted $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.03) by $0.05. This company achieved a net margin of +5.26 while generating a return on equity of 21.51. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.05 per share during the current fiscal year.
Steelcase Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 57.50% and is forecasted to reach 0.44 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 10.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 19.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Steelcase Inc. (SCS). 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 0.66. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $18.55, and its Beta score is 1.56. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.53. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 20.52.
In the same vein, SCS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.72, a figure that is expected to reach 0.00 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.44 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Steelcase Inc. (SCS)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Steelcase Inc., SCS], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 0.98 million was lower the volume of 1.02 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 53.80% While, its Average True Range was 0.67.
Raw Stochastic average of Steelcase Inc. (SCS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 83.44%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 64.45% 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 58.62% that was lower than 64.45% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.