Maxar Technologies Inc. [NYSE: MAXR] traded at a high on 07/30/20, posting a 5.29 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $17.90. The company report on July 30, 2020 that Maxar Congratulates NASA on Launch of Perseverance Rover, Featuring Next-Generation Space Robotics.
Maxar contributes a sixth robotic arm for Mars exploration.
Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure, congratulates NASA on the successful launch of Perseverance Rover, which began its journey to Mars on an Atlas V rocket launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida earlier today. Maxar built Perseverance’s Sample Handling Assembly (SHA) robotic arm and camera focus system, and it has more than 30 years of space robotics heritage, including five robotic arms for previous Mars missions – the Spirit, Opportunity and Curiosity rovers, and Phoenix and InSight landers.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 1106385 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Maxar Technologies Inc. stands at 5.87% while the volatility over the past one month is 6.07%.
The market cap for MAXR stock reached $1.10 billion, with 60.10 million shares outstanding and 59.64 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.76M shares, MAXR reached a trading volume of 1106385 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR]?
Credit Suisse have made an estimate for Maxar Technologies Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on January 15, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on December 19, 2019, representing the official price target for Maxar Technologies Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Maxar Technologies Inc. is set at 1.02, with the Price to Sales ratio for MAXR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.68. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.64.
How has MAXR stock performed recently?
Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 9.41. With this latest performance, MAXR shares dropped by -0.33% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 4.74% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 143.21% 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 MAXR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 58.95, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 65.92, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 58.54 for Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 16.09, while it was recorded at 16.86 for the last single week of trading, and 13.63 for the last 200 days.
Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR] shares currently have an operating margin of +1.62 and a Gross Margin at +18.91. Maxar Technologies Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +4.98.
Return on Total Capital for MAXR is now 0.70, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 2.19. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 11.81, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.63. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 423.52. Additionally, MAXR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 80.90, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 62.50. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 412.09, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 78.71.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR] managed to generate an average of $18,988 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.96 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.33.Maxar Technologies Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
Earnings analysis for Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Maxar Technologies Inc. posted 1/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1/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 MAXR. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Maxar Technologies Inc. go to 5.18%.
Insider trade positions for Maxar Technologies Inc. [MAXR]
There are presently around $808 million, or 79.10% of MAXR stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MAXR stocks are: STATE STREET CORP with ownership of 5,762,406, which is approximately 1.391% of the company’s market cap and around 2.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,521,725 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $98.84 million in MAXR stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $77.47 million in MAXR stock with ownership of nearly 0.437% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Maxar Technologies Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 81 institutional holders increased their position in Maxar Technologies Inc. [NYSE:MAXR] by around 7,616,740 shares. Additionally, 63 investors decreased positions by around 6,726,235 shares, while 15 investors held positions by with 30,785,323 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 45,128,298 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MAXR stock had 32 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,787,354 shares, while 25 institutional investors sold positions of 1,858,514 shares during the same period.