Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on February 19, 2021, Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) set off with pace as it heaved 9.91% to $330.00. During the day, the stock rose to $335.21 and sunk to $315.87 before settling in for the price of $300.25 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, DE posted a 52-week range of $106.14-$321.67.
The Industrials sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 4.20% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 8.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -12.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $314.10 million, simultaneously with a float of $314.02 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $94.41 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $288.06, while the 200-day Moving Average is $219.94.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 69600 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 510,589 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 39,526. The stock had 5.83 Receivables turnover and 0.48 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +28.64, operating margin was +14.24 and Pretax Margin of +10.93.
Deere & Company (DE) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery industry. Deere & Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 80.40% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 16, this organization’s Group Pres., Life Sol & CAO sold 6,188 shares at the rate of 319.00, making the entire transaction reach 1,973,972 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 18,245. Preceding that transaction, on Jan 07, Company’s Group Pres., Life Sol & CAO sold 8,585 for 299.00, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 2,566,915. This particular insider is now the holder of 21,301 in total.
Deere & Company (DE) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 1/30/2021, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $3.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at $2.16) by $1.71. This company achieved a net margin of +7.74 while generating a return on equity of 22.60. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 3.88 per share during the current fiscal year.
Deere & Company’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -12.50% and is forecasted to reach 15.69 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 22.38% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 8.50% 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 9.64. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $37.96, and its Beta score is 0.97. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 2.65. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 18.33.
In the same vein, DE’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 8.69, a figure that is expected to reach 3.84 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 15.69 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Deere & Company (DE)
Going through the that latest performance of [Deere & Company, DE]. Its last 5-days volume of 2.96 million indicated improvement to the volume of 1.78 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 48.18% While, its Average True Range was 10.82.
Raw Stochastic average of Deere & Company (DE) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 95.67%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 88.56% 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 46.77% that was higher than 33.58% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.