Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) kicked off on January 24, 2023, at the price of $63.57, down -0.85% from the previous trading day. During the day, the shares moved up to $64.35 and dropped to $62.71 before settling in for the closing price of $63.51. Over the past 52 weeks, SF has traded in a range of $49.31-$83.28.
A company in the Financial sector has jumped its sales by 12.60% annually for the last half of the decade. While this was happening, its average annual earnings per share was recorded 60.20%. With a float of $103.13 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $108.77 million.
In an organization with 8600 employees, it is important to assess its efficiency. In terms of profitability, gross margin is +97.33, operating margin of +24.51, and the pretax margin is +22.28.
Stifel Financial Corp. (SF) Insider and Institutional Ownership
Our next focus will be how large-scale investors are participating in this stock of the Capital Markets Industry. The insider ownership of Stifel Financial Corp. is 0.30%, while institutional ownership is 85.90%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Apr 29, was worth 619,350. In this transaction Chief Executive Officer of this company bought 10,000 shares at a rate of $61.94, taking the stock ownership to the 1,311,325 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Mar 01, when Company’s Co-President sold 10,000 for $71.74, making the entire transaction worth $717,400. This insider now owns 211,032 shares in total.
Stifel Financial Corp. (SF) Latest Financial update
In the latest quarterly report, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2022, the organization reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS), lower than consensus estimate (set at $1.45) by -$0.16. This company achieved a net margin of +17.22 while generating a return on equity of 17.79. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.66 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 60.20% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 14.18% during the next five years compared to 58.40% growth over the previous five years of trading.
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) Trading Performance Indicators
Take a look at Stifel Financial Corp.’s (SF) current performance indicators. Last quarter, stock had a price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 1.40. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 13.26.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 6.01, a number that is poised to hit 1.64 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 6.94 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Stifel Financial Corp. (SF)
Let’s dig in a bit further. During the last 5-days, its volume was 0.76 million. That was better than the volume of 0.64 million it reported in year-ago period. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 76.49%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 1.60.
During the past 100 days, Stifel Financial Corp.’s (SF) raw stochastic average was set at 77.42%, which indicates a significant decrease from 80.70% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 28.32% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 34.50% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $61.31, while its 200-day Moving Average is $60.16. However, in the short run, Stifel Financial Corp.’s stock first resistance to watch stands at $63.98. Second resistance stands at $64.98. The third major resistance level sits at $65.62. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $62.34, it is likely to go to the next support level at $61.70. The third support level lies at $60.70 if the price breaches the second support level.
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) Key Stats
The company with the Market Capitalisation of 6.53 billion has total of 106,281K Shares Outstanding. Its annual sales at the moment are 4,737 M in contrast with the sum of 824,860 K annual income. Company’s last quarter sales were recorded 1,045 M and last quarter income was 151,170 K.