Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [NASDAQ: HBAN] closed the trading session at $14.05 on 02/12/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $14.015, while the highest price level was $14.22. The stocks have a year to date performance of -6.83 percent and weekly performance of -0.28 percent. The stock has been moved at 8.91 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -2.84 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -5.89 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 8.89M shares, HBAN reached to a volume of 5197534 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HBAN shares is $15.29 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HBAN stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

BMO Capital Markets have made an estimate for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Market Perform, with their previous recommendation back on January 31, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on January 06, 2020, representing the official price target for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $15.50, while UBS analysts kept a Neutral rating on HBAN stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is set at 0.28, with the Price to Sales ratio for HBAN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.41. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.36, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.81. Price to Free Cash Flow for HBAN in the course of the last twelve months was 11.17.

HBAN stock trade performance evaluation

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.28. With this latest performance, HBAN shares dropped by -2.84% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 8.91% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 1.37% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for HBAN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 44.74, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 51.00, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.56 for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 14.60, while it was recorded at 13.99 for the last single week of trading, and 14.00 for the last 200 days.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN] shares currently have an operating margin of +29.34. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +24.95.

Return on Total Capital for HBAN is now 7.21, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.92. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 12.32, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.30. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 105.60. Additionally, HBAN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 51.36, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 11.43. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 92.99, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 40.61.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN] stock

With the latest financial reports released by the company, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated posted 0.32/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.32/share. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for HBAN. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated go to 5.80%.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [HBAN]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $10,984 million, or 78.90% of HBAN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HBAN stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 119,189,231, which is approximately -0.658% of the company’s market cap and around 0.40% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 86,908,503 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.22 billion in HBAN stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $735.67 million in HBAN stock with ownership of nearly -24.255% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 331 institutional holders increased their position in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated [NASDAQ:HBAN] by around 36,753,300 shares. Additionally, 302 investors decreased positions by around 45,513,381 shares, while 121 investors held positions by with 700,598,037 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 782,864,718 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HBAN stock had 80 new institutional investments in for a total of 6,086,844 shares, while 54 institutional investors sold positions of 6,369,840 shares during the same period.