Barclays lifts Crown Castle International Corp. [REIT] [CCI] price estimate. Who else is bullish?

Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [NYSE: CCI] traded at a low on 08/10/20, posting a -1.20 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $166.18.

The results of the trading session contributed to over 2287446 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) stands at 2.10% while the volatility over the past one month is 2.39%.

The market cap for CCI stock reached $67.95 billion, with 419.67 million shares outstanding and 417.49 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.22M shares, CCI reached a trading volume of 2287446 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

What do top market gurus say about Crown Castle International Corp. [REIT] [CCI]?

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for CCI shares is $178.31 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on CCI stock is a recommendation set at 2.40. 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.

Barclays have made an estimate for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on July 15, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Deutsche Bank raised their target price to Hold. The new note on the price target was released on June 05, 2020, representing the official price target for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) is set at 4.19, with the Price to Sales ratio for CCI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 11.78. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 7.05, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.15.

How has CCI stock performed recently?

Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.27. With this latest performance, CCI shares dropped by -3.10% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 8.67% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 17.66% 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 CCI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.78, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 46.93, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.09 for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 168.45, while it was recorded at 165.73 for the last single week of trading, and 152.49 for the last 200 days.

Crown Castle International Corp. [REIT] [CCI]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI] shares currently have an operating margin of +15.94 and a Gross Margin at +38.70. Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT)’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +15.09.

Return on Total Capital for CCI is now 2.88, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 2.75. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 7.64, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.41. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 228.15. Additionally, CCI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 69.53, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 62.21. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 224.35, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 68.37.

Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI] managed to generate an average of $168,627 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.93 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.16.Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT)’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.70 and a Current Ratio set at 1.70.

Earnings analysis for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [CCI]

With the latest financial reports released by the company, Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) posted 0.58/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.49/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 18.40%. 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 CCI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) go to 19.50%.

Insider trade positions for Crown Castle International Corp. [REIT] [CCI]

There are presently around $66,777 million, or 93.00% of CCI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CCI stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 54,892,508, which is approximately 0.124% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 30,326,247 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $5.04 billion in CCI stocks shares; and CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS, currently with $3.58 billion in CCI stock with ownership of nearly 4.596% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 581 institutional holders increased their position in Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) [NYSE:CCI] by around 27,652,895 shares. Additionally, 483 investors decreased positions by around 21,118,708 shares, while 121 investors held positions by with 353,064,567 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 401,836,170 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CCI stock had 128 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,673,841 shares, while 72 institutional investors sold positions of 781,617 shares during the same period.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on skype
Share on reddit

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get The Best Stocks To Trade Every Day!

Join now to get the pre-market morning brief 100% free

We do not sell or share your information with anyone.

Get Notified Of Insider Trades, Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades, Earnings Updates & Best Stocks To Trade Every Single Morning

100% free. stop anytime no spam