Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) started the day on May 03, 2021, with a price increase of 3.66% at $29.72. During the day, the stock rose to $29.98 and sunk to $28.77 before settling in for the price of $28.67 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, HUN posted a 52-week range of $13.86-$29.79.
The Basic Materials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was -5.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -6.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -31.30%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $220.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $200.10 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $6.75 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $28.42, while the 200-day Moving Average is $25.24.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 9000 employees. It has generated 668,667 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 28,778. The stock had 6.46 Receivables turnover and 0.71 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +18.28, operating margin was +3.16 and Pretax Margin of +5.60.
Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Chemicals Industry. Huntsman Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 3.40%, in contrast to 87.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 24, this organization’s Division President sold 9,016 shares at the rate of 28.64, making the entire transaction reach 258,195 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 82,382. Preceding that transaction, on Nov 24, Company’s Director sold 15,251 for 26.17, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 399,180. This particular insider is now the holder of 2,000 in total.
Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 3/30/2021, the organization reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.59) by $0.07. This company achieved a net margin of +4.30 while generating a return on equity of 8.35. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.64 per share during the current fiscal year.
Huntsman Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -31.30% and is forecasted to reach 2.56 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 11.39% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -6.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Huntsman Corporation (HUN). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.40. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.83. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $25.96, and its Beta score is 1.40. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.12.
In the same vein, HUN’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.15, a figure that is expected to reach 0.58 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.56 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Huntsman Corporation (HUN)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN), its last 5-days Average volume was 1.74 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 1.94 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 77.92% While, its Average True Range was 0.84.
Raw Stochastic average of Huntsman Corporation (HUN) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 95.18%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 88.94% 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 33.10% that was lower than 33.97% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.