Entercom Communications Corp. [NYSE: ETM] surged by $0.2 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $1.685 during the day while it closed the day at $1.67. The company report on August 7, 2020 that Entercom Communications Reports Pandemic Impacted Second Quarter Results.
Generated Monthly Sequential Revenue Improvements Every Month Since April with Third Quarter Business on Books Already 30% Greater thanSecond Quarter Revenue.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2020.
Entercom Communications Corp. stock has also gained 0.60% of its value over the past 7 days. However, ETM stock has declined by -9.73% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost -61.52% and lost -64.01% year-on date.
The market cap for ETM stock reached $226.80 million, with 134.89 million shares outstanding and 112.74 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.76M shares, ETM reached a trading volume of 1369619 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 Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ETM shares is $2.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ETM stock is a recommendation set at 2.80. 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.
B. Riley FBR have made an estimate for Entercom Communications Corp. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on April 07, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on September 24, 2019, representing the official price target for Entercom Communications Corp. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $7.75, while B. Riley FBR analysts kept a Buy rating on ETM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Entercom Communications Corp. is set at 0.14, with the Price to Sales ratio for ETM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.18. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.26, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.39. Price to Free Cash Flow for ETM in the course of the last twelve months was 3.67 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.70.
ETM stock trade performance evaluation
Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 0.60. With this latest performance, ETM shares gained by 11.33% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -61.52% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -54.74% 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 ETM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.66, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 60.18, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.08 for Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.5396, while it was recorded at 1.6180 for the last single week of trading, and 2.7585 for the last 200 days.
Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM] shares currently have an operating margin of +18.37 and a Gross Margin at +24.03. Entercom Communications Corp.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -28.20.
Return on Total Capital for ETM is now 8.99, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -13.92. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -37.93, with Return on Assets sitting at -10.61. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 227.15. Additionally, ETM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 69.43, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 52.68. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 221.28, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 67.64.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM] managed to generate an average of -$101,403 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.13 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.38.Entercom Communications Corp.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.70 and a Current Ratio set at 2.70.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Entercom Communications Corp. posted 0.29/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.27/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 7.40%. 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 ETM.
Entercom Communications Corp. [ETM]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $125 million, or 63.20% of ETM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ETM stocks are: CREDIT SUISSE AG/ with ownership of 9,483,583, which is approximately 3865.786% of the company’s market cap and around 2.00% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 9,050,728 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $15.12 million in ETM stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $14.02 million in ETM stock with ownership of nearly -22.917% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Entercom Communications Corp. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 70 institutional holders increased their position in Entercom Communications Corp. [NYSE:ETM] by around 15,898,450 shares. Additionally, 82 investors decreased positions by around 35,303,789 shares, while 30 investors held positions by with 23,409,664 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 74,611,903 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ETM stock had 26 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,744,512 shares, while 35 institutional investors sold positions of 15,182,099 shares during the same period.