Carvana Co. [NYSE: CVNA] closed the trading session at $208.32 on 10/27/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $201.00, while the highest price level was $209.95. The company report on October 24, 2020 that Carvana Partners with 7-Time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson and Chip Ganassi Racing in INDYCAR.
Chip Ganassi Racing and Johnson revving up for 2021 racing season.
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Leading online auto retailer Carvana (NYSE: CVNA) announced today it will be the primary partner for 7-time NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) Champion Jimmie Johnson and Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) for the 2021 NTT INDYCAR SERIES racing season in the newly-formed Carvana Chip Ganassi Racing entry.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 126.31 percent and weekly performance of 4.17 percent. The stock has been moved at 145.40 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -4.45 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 34.00 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.92M shares, CVNA reached to a volume of 1411544 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 Carvana Co. [CVNA]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for CVNA shares is $215.19 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on CVNA stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. 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.
Exane BNP Paribas have made an estimate for Carvana Co. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on October 05, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on October 02, 2020, representing the official price target for Carvana Co. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $209 to $265, while Piper Sandler kept a Overweight rating on CVNA stock. On September 23, 2020, analysts increased their price target for CVNA shares from 190 to 230.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Carvana Co. is set at 13.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for CVNA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 8.03. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 32.45, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.55.
CVNA stock trade performance evaluation
Carvana Co. [CVNA] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 4.17. With this latest performance, CVNA shares dropped by -4.45% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 145.40% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 151.69% 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 CVNA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.43, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 50.33, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.87 for Carvana Co. [CVNA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 204.18, while it was recorded at 201.35 for the last single week of trading, and 126.83 for the last 200 days.
Carvana Co. [CVNA]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Carvana Co. [CVNA] shares currently have an operating margin of -7.11 and a Gross Margin at +11.85. Carvana Co.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -2.91.
Return on Total Capital for CVNA is now -20.90, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -14.37. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -133.70, with Return on Assets sitting at -7.52. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Carvana Co. [CVNA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 1,660.92. Additionally, CVNA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 94.32, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 79.19. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 1,018.36, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 57.83.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Carvana Co. [CVNA] managed to generate an average of -$15,655 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 16.94 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 2.58.Carvana Co.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.50 and a Current Ratio set at 4.20.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Carvana Co. [CVNA] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Carvana Co. posted -0.56/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.4/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -40.00%. 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 CVNA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Carvana Co. go to 30.50%.
Carvana Co. [CVNA]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $17,685 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CVNA stocks are: PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/ with ownership of 12,796,636, which is approximately -1.58% of the company’s market cap and around 1.00% of the total institutional ownership; FMR LLC, holding 9,620,470 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $2.0 billion in CVNA stocks shares; and MORGAN STANLEY, currently with $1.78 billion in CVNA stock with ownership of nearly 12.945% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Carvana Co. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 175 institutional holders increased their position in Carvana Co. [NYSE:CVNA] by around 11,496,285 shares. Additionally, 114 investors decreased positions by around 13,239,759 shares, while 28 investors held positions by with 60,156,456 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 84,892,500 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CVNA stock had 87 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,832,040 shares, while 32 institutional investors sold positions of 1,081,809 shares during the same period.