As on December 20, 2021, Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: SWBI) started slowly as it slid -5.01% to $17.05. During the day, the stock rose to $17.72 and sunk to $16.95 before settling in for the price of $17.95 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, SWBI posted a 52-week range of $14.50-$39.61.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Industrials sector firm’s annual sales growth was 7.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 21.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 774.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $48.15 million, simultaneously with a float of $46.88 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $823.51 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $21.08, while the 200-day Moving Average is $21.72.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 2240 employees. It has generated 472,855 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 108,737. The stock had 12.97 Receivables turnover and 1.80 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +41.48, operating margin was +30.97 and Pretax Margin of +30.02.
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Aerospace & Defense industry. Smith & Wesson Brands Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.90%, in contrast to 60.50% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Dec 06, this organization’s See remarks. bought 3,076 shares at the rate of 16.51, making the entire transaction reach 50,785 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 204,252. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 06, Company’s Director bought 300 for 17.07, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 5,120. This particular insider is now the holder of 10,226 in total.
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 7/30/2021, the company posted $1.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $1.29) by $0.28. This company achieved a net margin of +23.00 while generating a return on equity of 74.54. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.05 per share during the current fiscal year.
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 774.90% and is forecasted to reach 2.78 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 15.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 21.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: SWBI) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.04. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $3.15, and its Beta score is 0.91. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.76. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 3.24.
In the same vein, SWBI’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 5.42, a figure that is expected to reach 0.77 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.78 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Smith & Wesson Brands Inc., SWBI], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.43 million was lower the volume of 1.97 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 40.95% While, its Average True Range was 1.01.
Raw Stochastic average of Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. (SWBI) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 12.90%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 17.11% 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 145.41% that was higher than 68.00% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.