The trading price of Stellantis N.V. (NYSE:STLA) closed higher on Tuesday, July 20, closing at $17.95, 0.56% higher than its previous close.
Traders who pay close attention to intraday price movement should know that it fluctuated between $17.55 and $18.085. In examining the 52-week price action we see that the stock hit a 52-week high of $21.39 and a 52-week low of $8.56. Over the past month, the stock has lost -7.57% in value.
Stellantis N.V., whose market valuation is $56.21 billion at the time of this writing. Investors’ optimism about the company’s current quarter earnings report is understandable. Analysts have predicted the quarterly earnings per share to grow by $0 per share this quarter, however they have predicted annual earnings per share of $0 for 2020 and $0 for 2021.
Analysts have forecast the company to bring in revenue of $34.7 billion for the current quarter, with the likely lows of $33.64 billion and highs of $35.3 billion. The average estimate suggests sales will likely up by 3.20% this quarter compared to what was recorded in the comparable quarter last year. From the analysts’ viewpoint, the consensus estimate for the company’s annual revenue in 2020 is $102.91 billion. The company’s revenue is forecast to drop by -16.20% over what it did in 2020.
A company’s earnings reviews provide a brief indication of a stock’s direction in the short term, where in the case of Stellantis N.V. No upward and no downward comments were posted in the last 7 days. On the technical side, indicators suggest STLA has a 25% Buy on average for the short term. According to the data of the stock’s medium term indicators, the stock is currently averaging as a 50% Buy, while an average of long term indicators suggests that the stock is currently 50% Buy.
Here is the average analyst rating on the stock as represented by 1.00 to 5.00, with the extremes of 1.00 and 5.00 suggesting the stock should be considered as either strong buy or strong sell respectively. The number of analysts that have assigned STLA a recommendation rating is 23. Out of them, 3 rate it a Hold, while 18 recommend Buy, whereas 2 assign an Overweight rating. 0 analyst(s) have tagged Stellantis N.V. (STLA) as Underweight, while 0 advise Sell. Analysts have rated the stock Buy, likely urging investors to take advantage of the opportunity to add to their holdings of the company’s shares.
A quick review shows that STLA’s price is currently -8.39% off the SMA20 and -7.87% off the SMA50. The RSI metric on the 14-day chart is currently showing 31.51, and weekly volatility stands at 2.10%. When measured over the past 30 days, the indicator reaches 1.52%. Stellantis N.V. (NYSE:STLA)’s beta value is currently sitting at 0, while the Average True Range indicator is currently displaying 0.45. With analysts defining $19.21-$27.27 as the low and high price targets, we arrive at a consensus price target of $23.64 for the trailing 12-month period. The current price is about -7.02% off the estimated low and -51.92% off the forecast high, based on this estimate. Investors will be thrilled if STLA’s share price rises to $23.97, which is the median consensus price. At that level, STLA’s share price would be -33.54% below current price.
To see how Stellantis N.V. stock has been performing in comparison to its peers in the industry, here are the numbers: STLA stock’s performance was 0.56% in the latest trading, and 100.34% in the past year, while Tesla Inc. (TSLA) has traded 2.21% on the day and positioned 101.00% higher than it was a year ago. Another comparable company General Motors Company (GM) saw its stock close 3.64% higher in the most recent trading session but was up 115.88% in a year. Furthermore, Ford Motor Company (F) showed an increase of 4.74% on the day while its price kept inclining at 108.86% over the past year. Stellantis N.V. has a P/E ratio of 0, compared to Tesla Inc.’s 665.83 and General Motors Company’s 9.08. Also in last trading session, the S&P 500 Index has surged 1.52%, while the Dow Jones Industrial also saw a positive session, up 1.62% on the day.
An evaluation of the daily trading volume of Stellantis N.V. (NYSE:STLA) indicates that the 3-month average is 2.88 million. However, this figure has increased over the past 10 days to an average of 2.46 million.
Currently, records show that 3.13 billion of the company’s shares remain outstanding. The insiders hold 27.20% of outstanding shares, whereas institutions hold 54.46%. The stats also highlight that short interest as of May 27, 2021, stood at 10.62 million shares, resulting in a short ratio of 3.81 at that time. From this, we can conclude that short interest is 0.34% of the company’s total outstanding shares. It is noteworthy that short shares in May were up slightly from the previous month’s figure, which was 7.11 million. However, since the stock’s price has seen 16.62% year-to-date, investors’ interest is likely to be reignited due to its potential to move even higher.