KeyCorp [NYSE: KEY] traded at a high on 10/15/20, posting a 2.45 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $12.98. The company report on October 8, 2020 that KeyBank Rises to 7th Among Nation’s Top Banks For SBA 7(a) Lending.
KeyBank extends more than $300 million in approved dollars for 4th straight year.
KeyBank’s support for small business reaches a new high, moving into the top ten in the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) rankings. KeyBank now ranks 7th nationally among suppliers of 7(a) loans for the SBA’s FY 2020. KeyBank secured $316 million in approved 7(a) dollars over the course of the year. This is funding outside of KeyBank’s efforts through the Paycheck Protection Program, where KeyBank helped more than 43,000 small businesses acquire more than $8.1 billion in critical funding. Since 2015, KeyBank has provided more than $1.6 billion in SBA-guaranteed financing to thousands of small business owners.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 4542614 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of KeyCorp stands at 3.01% while the volatility over the past one month is 3.54%.
The market cap for KEY stock reached $12.85 billion, with 976.00 million shares outstanding and 970.28 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 8.55M shares, KEY reached a trading volume of 4542614 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about KeyCorp [KEY]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for KEY shares is $13.83 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on KEY 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.
Wolfe Research have made an estimate for KeyCorp shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on July 31, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on July 22, 2020, representing the official price target for KeyCorp stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $15 to $12, while BofA Securities kept a Underperform rating on KEY stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for KeyCorp is set at 0.45, with the Price to Sales ratio for KEY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.55. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.80, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.38. Price to Free Cash Flow for KEY in the course of the last twelve months was 9.31.
How has KEY stock performed recently?
KeyCorp [KEY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.48. With this latest performance, KEY shares gained by 2.12% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 20.07% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -26.63% 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 KEY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.90, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 57.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.99 for KeyCorp [KEY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 12.47, while it was recorded at 12.97 for the last single week of trading, and 13.42 for the last 200 days.
KeyCorp [KEY]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and KeyCorp [KEY] shares currently have an operating margin of +26.81. KeyCorp’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +22.25.
Return on Total Capital for KEY is now 6.53, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 5.92. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 10.00, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.20. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, KeyCorp [KEY] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 83.86. Additionally, KEY Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 45.61, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 9.85. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 70.69, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 38.45.
Earnings analysis for KeyCorp [KEY]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, KeyCorp posted 0.38/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.46/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -17.40%. 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 KEY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for KeyCorp go to -12.60%.
Insider trade positions for KeyCorp [KEY]
There are presently around $10,305 million, or 82.90% of KEY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KEY stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 113,504,181, which is approximately -3.887% of the company’s market cap and around 0.30% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 84,824,986 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.1 billion in KEY stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $623.12 million in KEY stock with ownership of nearly -0.027% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in KeyCorp stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 295 institutional holders increased their position in KeyCorp [NYSE:KEY] by around 92,862,153 shares. Additionally, 415 investors decreased positions by around 82,957,040 shares, while 92 investors held positions by with 618,079,706 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 793,898,899 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KEY stock had 92 new institutional investments in for a total of 40,366,875 shares, while 103 institutional investors sold positions of 14,497,960 shares during the same period.