Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) traded at $19.40 at last check on Monday, June 29, making an upward move of 2.65% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $18.85 and the beta (5Y monthly) reads 1.58 with the day’s price range being $18.62 – 19.55. The company has a 12-month trailing PE ratio of 7.37. In terms of its 52-week price range, ALLY has a high of $35.42 and a low of $10.22. The company’s stock has gained about 2.61% over that past 30 days.
There have been no upward or downward revisions for the stock’s EPS in last 7 days, something that reflects the nature of company’s price movement in short term. On the other hand, looking at the outlook for the ALLY stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of Hold, while medium term indicators assign it an average of 50% Sell. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of 100% Sell.
Based on estimates by 17 analysts where scores have ranged from 1.00 for a strong buy to 5.00 for a strong sell, 3 have rated the Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) stock as a Hold, while 14 rate it as a Buy. None analysts rate it as outperform while none of them rated it as underperform, whereas none suggests the stock as a Sell. The stock has an overall rating of Buy and investors could take advantage and scoop up stock of the company.
Let’s briefly compare Ally (ALLY) stock to its peers. We find that today’s price change of +2.65% and -37.87% over the past 12 months for ALLY competes that of Capital One Financial Corp (COF), which has seen its stock price rise 2.31% in the latest trading session and is -31.53% over the last one year. Another of its peers Discover Financial Services (DFS) has climbed 2.41% today, but is -37.27% down over the past year, while Credit Acceptance (CACC) is also up 2.65% yet its price remains in the red at -37.87% over the same period. Capital has a P/E ratio of 12.1 compared to Ally’s 7.33 and Discover’s 7.28. In contrast to these companies, both the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial are today at 1.81% and 1.11%, respectively, in early deals.