SunCoke Energy Inc. [NYSE: SXC] closed the trading session at $3.35 on 08/03/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $3.1777, while the highest price level was $3.63. The company report on August 3, 2020 that SunCoke Energy, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results And Reissues 2020 Guidance.
– Second quarter 2020 net income attributable to SXC was $6.5 million, or $0.08 per share, compared to $2.3 million, or $0.03 per share, in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA was $59.0 million in the current period.
– SunCoke continues to operate all facilities as an essential business, emphasizing employee health and safety by adhering to federal and state best practices.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -46.23 percent and weekly performance of 1.82 percent. The stock has been moved at -46.05 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 25.00 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 8.41 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.01M shares, SXC reached to a volume of 2037654 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 SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC]:
The Benchmark Company have made an estimate for SunCoke Energy Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Hold, with their previous recommendation back on February 06, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on December 05, 2019, representing the official price target for SunCoke Energy Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $12 to $8, while B. Riley FBR kept a Neutral rating on SXC stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for SunCoke Energy Inc. is set at 0.19, with the Price to Sales ratio for SXC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.18. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.58, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.82. Price to Free Cash Flow for SXC in the course of the last twelve months was 4.96 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.80.
SXC stock trade performance evaluation
SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.82. With this latest performance, SXC shares gained by 25.00% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -46.05% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -51.24% 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 SXC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.78, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 64.86, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.13 for SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.17, while it was recorded at 3.23 for the last single week of trading, and 4.38 for the last 200 days.
SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC] shares currently have an operating margin of +6.75 and a Gross Margin at +11.18. SunCoke Energy Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -9.52.
Return on Total Capital for SXC is now 7.62, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -11.81. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -31.91, with Return on Assets sitting at -7.76. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 161.53. Additionally, SXC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 61.76, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 43.68. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 160.56, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 61.39.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC] managed to generate an average of -$170,168 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 23.23 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.82.SunCoke Energy Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.80 and a Current Ratio set at 2.70.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, SunCoke Energy Inc. posted 0.13/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.07/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 85.70%. 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 SXC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for SunCoke Energy Inc. go to 8.00%.
SunCoke Energy Inc. [SXC]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $243 million, or 89.60% of SXC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SXC stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 12,575,972, which is approximately -2.462% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 7,071,009 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $23.69 million in SXC stocks shares; and MANGROVE PARTNERS, currently with $19.4 million in SXC stock with ownership of nearly 13.357% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in SunCoke Energy Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 74 institutional holders increased their position in SunCoke Energy Inc. [NYSE:SXC] by around 5,646,045 shares. Additionally, 91 investors decreased positions by around 9,357,061 shares, while 34 investors held positions by with 57,496,714 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 72,499,820 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SXC stock had 18 new institutional investments in for a total of 922,938 shares, while 34 institutional investors sold positions of 3,032,065 shares during the same period.