Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ: OTTR) started the day on November 23, 2022, with a price increase of 0.91% at $57.79. During the day, the stock rose to $57.87 and sunk to $57.08 before settling in for the price of $57.27 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, OTTR posted a 52-week range of $52.60-$82.46.
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It was noted that the giant of the Utilities sector posted annual sales growth of 8.30% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 21.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 80.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $41.60 million, simultaneously with a float of $40.83 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $2.35 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $62.09, while the 200-day Moving Average is $65.46.
Otter Tail Corporation (OTTR) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Utilities – Diversified Industry. Otter Tail Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.93%, in contrast to 58.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 21, this organization’s Director sold 2,000 shares at the rate of 56.31, making the entire transaction reach 112,617 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 0. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 07, Company’s Director sold 1,525 for 67.20, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 102,483. This particular insider is now the holder of 0 in total.
Otter Tail Corporation (OTTR) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2022, the organization reported $2.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $1.55) by $0.5. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.47 per share during the current fiscal year.
Otter Tail Corporation’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 80.40% and is forecasted to reach 3.98 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 9.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 21.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ: OTTR) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Otter Tail Corporation (OTTR). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.30. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.86. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $8.25, and its Beta score is 0.52. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.58. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 19.77.
In the same vein, OTTR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 7.01, a figure that is expected to reach 0.82 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 3.98 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Otter Tail Corporation (OTTR)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ: OTTR), its last 5-days Average volume was 0.2 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 0.17 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 92.97% While, its Average True Range was 1.69.