Albertsons Companies Inc. [NYSE: ACI] gained 1.16% or 0.16 points to close at $13.90 with a heavy trading volume of 4070054 shares.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.74M shares, ACI reached to a volume of 4070054 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ACI shares is $19.75 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ACI stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
Tigress Financial have made an estimate for Albertsons Companies Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on September 25, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Credit Suisse raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on August 06, 2020, representing the official price target for Albertsons Companies Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $17, while MKM Partners analysts kept a Neutral rating on ACI stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Albertsons Companies Inc. is set at 0.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for ACI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.10. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.62, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 4.21. Price to Free Cash Flow for ACI in the course of the last twelve months was 3.98 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.
Trading performance analysis for ACI stock
Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.13.
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 ACI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 50.17, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 55.57, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 48.17 for Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 14.32, while it was recorded at 13.80 for the last single week of trading.
Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Albertsons Companies Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.10.
Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
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 ACI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Albertsons Companies Inc. go to 13.21%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Albertsons Companies Inc. [ACI]
There are presently around $2,796 million, or 55.30% of ACI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ACI stocks are: FEINBERG STEPHEN with ownership of 158,656,650, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 15.20% of the total institutional ownership; CITADEL ADVISORS LLC, holding 6,416,186 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $89.19 million in ACI stocks shares; and ALYESKA INVESTMENT GROUP, L.P., currently with $59.21 million in ACI stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
88 institutional holders increased their position in Albertsons Companies Inc. [NYSE:ACI] by around 201,164,775 shares. Additionally, 0 investors decreased positions by around 0 shares, while 0 investors held positions by with 0 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 201,164,775 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ACI stock had 88 new institutional investments in for a total of 201,164,775 shares, while 0 institutional investors sold positions of 0 shares during the same period.