Otis Worldwide Corporation [NYSE: OTIS] surged by $0.53 during the normal trading session on Wednesday and reaching a high of $65.47 during the day while it closed the day at $64.90. The company report on August 11, 2020 that Otis Announces ‘Our Commitment to Change’ Social Justice Initiative.
Underscores commitment to a ‘culture of many voices’ that mirrors the diversity of the global communities Otis serves.
As society faces the urgent problems of social injustice and entrenched racism, Otis Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: OTIS) today released “Our Commitment to Change,” laying out actions the company will take to ensure that Otis is a place where every voice feels welcome, safe and heard. Otis is the world’s leading company for elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation and service.
The market cap for OTIS stock reached $27.70 billion, with 433.10 million shares outstanding and 433.06 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.37M shares, OTIS reached a trading volume of 1496563 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 Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for OTIS shares is $62.86 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on OTIS 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.
HSBC Securities have made an estimate for Otis Worldwide Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Reduce, with their previous recommendation back on June 29, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Argus raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on June 18, 2020, representing the official price target for Otis Worldwide Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $64, while Cowen analysts kept a Outperform rating on OTIS stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Otis Worldwide Corporation is set at 1.40, with the Price to Sales ratio for OTIS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.19.
OTIS stock trade performance evaluation
Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.87.
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 OTIS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 68.90, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 70.61, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 67.01 for Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 58.85, while it was recorded at 64.47 for the last single week of trading.
Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS] shares currently have an operating margin of +14.42 and a Gross Margin at +29.17. Otis Worldwide Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +8.51.
Return on Total Capital for OTIS is now 73.79, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 61.07. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 68.28, with Return on Assets sitting at 11.86. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 32.94. Additionally, OTIS Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 24.78, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 5.78. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 22.71, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 17.08.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS] managed to generate an average of $16,174 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.88 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.39.Otis Worldwide Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.10.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS] stock
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 OTIS. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Otis Worldwide Corporation go to 4.70%.
Otis Worldwide Corporation [OTIS]: Insider Ownership positions
Positions in Otis Worldwide Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 736 institutional holders increased their position in Otis Worldwide Corporation [NYSE:OTIS] by around 106,465,763 shares. Additionally, 8 investors decreased positions by around 48,299 shares, while 1 investors held positions by with 2,226,801 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 108,740,863 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. OTIS stock had 732 new institutional investments in for a total of 95,871,506 shares, while 4 institutional investors sold positions of 36,926 shares during the same period.