Teradyne Inc. [NASDAQ: TER] price surged by 1.33 percent to reach at $0.94. A sum of 2545395 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 2.34M shares. Teradyne Inc. shares reached a high of $74.19 and dropped to a low of $70.32 until finishing in the latest session at $71.75.
The one-year TER stock forecast points to a potential downside of -0.56. The average equity rating for TER stock is currently 2.50, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Teradyne Inc. [TER]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TER shares is $71.35 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TER stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. 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.
Craig Hallum have made an estimate for Teradyne Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 23, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, UBS dropped their target price from $58 to $52. The new note on the price target was released on April 23, 2020, representing the official price target for Teradyne Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $68, while Deutsche Bank analysts kept a Buy rating on TER stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Teradyne Inc. is set at 3.28, with the Price to Sales ratio for TER stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.69. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 7.71, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 4.92. Price to Free Cash Flow for TER in the course of the last twelve months was 29.66 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 3.00.
TER Stock Performance Analysis:
Teradyne Inc. [TER] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -6.53. With this latest performance, TER shares gained by 20.12% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 9.44% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 59.13% 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 TER stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.94, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 55.16, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 56.84 for Teradyne Inc. [TER]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 63.91, while it was recorded at 73.72 for the last single week of trading, and 62.75 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Teradyne Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Teradyne Inc. [TER] shares currently have an operating margin of +23.38 and a Gross Margin at +57.16. Teradyne Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +20.37.
Return on Total Capital for TER is now 27.93, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 24.46. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 31.14, with Return on Assets sitting at 17.02. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Teradyne Inc. [TER] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 31.08. Additionally, TER Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 23.71, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 16.51. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 29.76, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 22.71.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Teradyne Inc. [TER] managed to generate an average of $86,568 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.02 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.84.Teradyne Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.00 and a Current Ratio set at 3.30.
TER Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Teradyne Inc. posted 0.66/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.62/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 6.50%. 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 TER. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Teradyne Inc. go to 11.73%.
Teradyne Inc. [TER] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $11,431 million, or 99.00% of TER stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TER stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 17,902,926, which is approximately -1.888% of the company’s market cap and around 0.70% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 16,921,017 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.21 billion in TER stocks shares; and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL INC, currently with $632.58 million in TER stock with ownership of nearly 8.441% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Teradyne Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 232 institutional holders increased their position in Teradyne Inc. [NASDAQ:TER] by around 12,538,270 shares. Additionally, 275 investors decreased positions by around 14,727,434 shares, while 65 investors held positions by with 132,052,447 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 159,318,151 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TER stock had 69 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,103,845 shares, while 70 institutional investors sold positions of 2,470,232 shares during the same period.