First Defiance Financial Corp. [NASDAQ: FDEF] loss 0.00% or 0.0 points to close at $18.12 with a heavy trading volume of 0 shares. The daily chart for FDEF points out that the company has recorded -41.72% loss over the past six months.
If we look at the average trading volume of 201.92K shares, FDEF reached to a volume of 0 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about First Defiance Financial Corp. [FDEF]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FDEF shares is $21.25 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FDEF stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. 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.
Raymond James have made an estimate for First Defiance Financial Corp. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on June 17, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on September 11, 2019, representing the official price target for First Defiance Financial Corp. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for First Defiance Financial Corp. is set at 1.26, with the Price to Sales ratio for FDEF stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.32. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.74.
Trading performance analysis for FDEF stock
First Defiance Financial Corp. [FDEF] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.97. With this latest performance, FDEF shares gained by 13.18% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -41.72% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -33.63% 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 FDEF stock in for the last two-week period is set at 55.83, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 53.83, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 53.33 for First Defiance Financial Corp. [FDEF]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 16.33, while it was recorded at 18.12 for the last single week of trading, and 24.59 for the last 200 days.
First Defiance Financial Corp. [FDEF]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
First Defiance Financial Corp. [FDEF]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, First Defiance Financial Corp. posted 0.61/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.58/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 5.20%. 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 FDEF. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for First Defiance Financial Corp. go to 9.00%.