Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) started the day on February 10, 2021, with a price decrease of -3.55% at $109.42. During the day, the stock rose to $114.35 and sunk to $108.59 before settling in for the price of $113.45 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, FISV posted a 52-week range of $73.50-$124.61.
The company of the Technology sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 15.00%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 2.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -41.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $669.80 million, simultaneously with a float of $581.70 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $73.37 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $111.91, while the 200-day Moving Average is $104.36.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 44000 employees. It has generated 231,523 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 20,295. The stock had 4.72 Receivables turnover and 0.23 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +48.35, operating margin was +17.83 and Pretax Margin of +10.63.
Fiserv Inc. (FISV) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Information Technology Services Industry. Fiserv Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.50%, in contrast to 93.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 09, this organization’s Chief Administrative Officer sold 20,000 shares at the rate of 112.65, making the entire transaction reach 2,253,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 289,637. Preceding that transaction, on Jan 08, Company’s Chief Administrative Officer sold 20,000 for 115.18, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 2,303,547. This particular insider is now the holder of 250,360 in total.
Fiserv Inc. (FISV) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 12/30/2020, the organization reported $1.3 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $1.29) by $0.01. This company achieved a net margin of +8.77 while generating a return on equity of 5.06. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.28 per share during the current fiscal year.
Fiserv Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -41.40% and is forecasted to reach 5.39 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 17.41% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 2.80% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Fiserv Inc. (FISV). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 3.17. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $83.27, and its Beta score is 0.92. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 4.87. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 23.22.
In the same vein, FISV’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.31, a figure that is expected to reach 1.29 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 5.39 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Fiserv Inc. (FISV)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Fiserv Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), its last 5-days Average volume was 4.22 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 4.99 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 81.47% While, its Average True Range was 3.20.
Raw Stochastic average of Fiserv Inc. (FISV) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 57.24%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 64.67% 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 33.49% that was higher than 27.61% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.