Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) on January 24, 2023, started off the session at the price of $17.39, plunging -1.44% from the previous trading day. During the day, the shares moved up to $17.62 and dropped to $16.955 before settling in for the closing price of $17.32. Within the past 52 weeks, HLF’s price has moved between $12.04 and $44.79.
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Annual sales at Consumer Defensive sector company grew by 5.30% over the past five years. The company achieved an average annual earnings per share of 49.10%. With a float of $96.62 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $98.00 million.
Let’s look at the performance matrix of the company that is accounted for 10800 employees. In terms of profitability, gross margin is +77.19, operating margin of +12.59, and the pretax margin is +9.66.
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (HLF) Insider Updates
Observing investor behavior towards Packaged Foods industry stocks is more important than anything else. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Dec 09, was worth 99,659. In this transaction Director of this company bought 7,800 shares at a rate of $12.78, taking the stock ownership to the 321,793 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Dec 09, when Company’s EVP, General Counsel bought 2,500 for $12.74, making the entire transaction worth $31,841. This insider now owns 41,080 shares in total.
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (HLF) Performance Highlights and Predictions
This company achieved a net margin of +7.71. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 49.10% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will plunge by -0.50% during the next five years compared to 22.30% growth over the previous five years of trading.
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) Trading Performance Indicators
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (HLF) is currently performing well based on its current performance indicators. A quick ratio of 0.90 was reported for the most recent quarter. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 0.30. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 7.25.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 3.04, a number that is poised to hit 0.32 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 3.35 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (HLF)
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) saw its 5-day average volume 1.11 million, a negative change from its year-to-date volume of 1.23 million. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 76.37%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 0.70.
During the past 100 days, Herbalife Nutrition Ltd.’s (HLF) raw stochastic average was set at 33.03%, which indicates a significant decrease from 78.03% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 38.59% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 75.38% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $15.67, while its 200-day Moving Average is $21.70. Nevertheless, the first resistance level for the watch stands at $17.48 in the near term. At $17.88, the stock is likely to face the second major resistance level. The third major resistance level sits at $18.14. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $16.81, it is likely to go to the next support level at $16.55. Assuming the price breaks the second support level, the third support level stands at $16.14.
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) Key Stats
Market capitalization of the company is 1.62 billion based on 97,883K outstanding shares. Right now, sales total 5,803 M and income totals 447,200 K. The company made 1,295 M in profit during its latest quarter, and 82,200 K in sales during its previous quarter.