Exane BNP Paribas raised the price target for the Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) stock from “a Neutral” to “an Outperform”. The rating was released on January 17, 2023, according to finviz. We previously noted in another research note published on December 22, 2022 by Telsey Advisory Group that reiterated the stock to a Market perform with a price target of $11 for UAA stock. The research report from Stifel has upgraded the stock from Hold to Buy, with a price target set at $12. The stock was resumed by BofA Securities, who disclosed in a research note on November 01, 2022, to Neutral and set the price objective to $8. In their research brief published October 21, 2022, Telsey Advisory Group analysts downgraded the Under Armour Inc. stock from Outperform to Market Perform with a price target of $8.
The latest trade, Performances and Moving Averages give us the following Picture
The share price of Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) raised 2.28% to close Friday’s market session at $11.67, higher as compared to yesterday’s close. The stock price fluctuated between $11.37 and $11.755 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 5583586 shares, which represented a significant variation when compared to the three months average volume of 8.55 million shares. The firm’s stock price fluctuated 4.48% within the last five trades and 22.33% within the last 30 trades, which was a significant change from the beginning of this year. Despite the fact that the share price increased 30.25% in the last 6 months and 68.64% was added to its value over the previous 3 months. UAA stock is trading at a margin of 10.80%, 17.60% and 17.83% apart from the 20-Day, 50-Day and 200-Day Simple Moving Average prices.
As of the close of trading, UAA deals in the Consumer Cyclical domain. The stock is trading -43.47 percent below its 52-week high and 82.92 percent above its 52-week low. For example, looking both at the price and the high and low measurements of 52 weeks will give you a clearer picture of the direction the price is heading. The firm’s Weighted Alpha is -13.1. A positive weighted alpha indicates the firm has done well over the course of the year, whereas one below 0 indicates that the firm has done poorly.
What Does Under Armour Inc.’s Profitability and Valuation Ratios Tell Us About the Stock?
With regard to the profitability of the company, the operating margin is currently at 3.40 percent and the profit margin is 2.50 percent, and the company has reported a gross margin of 47.40 percent. The profit margin, also known as the revenue ratio or gross profit ratio, is an efficiency figure used to estimate the business’s profitability by comparing net income and sales. The higher the number, the more profits are generated for the company and vice versa.
The stock’s market cap achieved a total value of $4.85 billion as of the last trading session. Market capitalization is the total value of all outstanding shares of a corporation and it is used to measure a company’s market value. The price-to-earnings ratio for Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) is 38.14. The price-to-earnings ratio is a method of assessing corporate values by comparing them to their per-share profit. Forward P/E stands at 18.55. Forward price-to-earnings is calculated using predicted earnings for the next financial year’s P/E determination. The stock has achieved an effective Price-to-Sales Ratio of 0.84 that mirrors the cost to be found for sales by the market. The firm managed a Price-to-Book ratio of 2.92, which equates the market value of a stock with its book value.
Is Insider Trading a Real Thing?
Almost all investors and traders prefer to invest in shares controlled by the management of a corporation as a management company will be more likely to run the business itself and to never conduct things against the management’s desires and will always try to do what is best for their shareholders. Currently, 0.28 percent of Under Armour Inc. shares are owned by insiders, and 81.40 percent are held by financial institutions. Gibbs David W, the Director at Under Armour Inc. (UAA) has bought 25,000 shares of firm on May 31 at a price of $9.60 against the total amount of $0.24 million. In another inside trade, Gibbs David W, Director of Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) bought 25,000 shares of the firm on May 27 for a total worth of $0.23 million at a price of $9.39.