PBF Energy Inc. [NYSE: PBF] jumped around 0.7 points on Tuesday, while shares priced at $7.57 at the close of the session, up 10.19%. The company report on January 6, 2021 that PBF Energy to Release Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Results.
PBF Energy Inc. (NYSE:PBF) announced that it will release its earnings results for the fourth quarter 2020 on Thursday, February 11, 2021. The company will host a conference call and webcast regarding quarterly results and other business matters on Thursday, February 11, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. ET.
The call is being webcast and can be accessed at PBF Energy’s website, http://www.pbfenergy.com. The call can also be accessed by dialing (877) 869-3847 or (201) 689-8261. The audio replay will be available approximately two hours after the end of the call and will be available through the company’s website.
PBF Energy Inc. stock is now 6.62% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. PBF Stock saw the intraday high of $7.57 and lowest of $6.725 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 33.99, which means current price is +21.51% above from all time high which was touched on 01/05/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 5.75M shares, PBF reached a trading volume of 7688626 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about PBF Energy Inc. [PBF]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for PBF shares is $6.40 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on PBF stock is a recommendation set at 3.50. 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.
Credit Suisse have made an estimate for PBF Energy Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on January 08, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on January 06, 2021, representing the official price target for PBF Energy Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $9, while Morgan Stanley analysts kept a Underweight rating on PBF stock. On November 02, 2020, analysts decreased their price target for PBF shares from 5.50 to 5.
The Average True Range (ATR) for PBF Energy Inc. is set at 0.61, with the Price to Sales ratio for PBF stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.05. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.47, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 10.05.
How has PBF stock performed recently?
PBF Energy Inc. [PBF] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.84. With this latest performance, PBF shares dropped by -14.27% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -14.07% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -77.26% 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 PBF stock in for the last two-week period is set at 55.96, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 59.63, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.35 for PBF Energy Inc. [PBF]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.99, while it was recorded at 7.04 for the last single week of trading, and 8.21 for the last 200 days.
PBF Energy Inc. [PBF]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and PBF Energy Inc. [PBF] shares currently have an operating margin of +2.42 and a Gross Margin at +3.53. PBF Energy Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +1.30.
Return on Total Capital for PBF is now 10.63, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.40. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 11.16, with Return on Assets sitting at 3.72. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, PBF Energy Inc. [PBF] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 78.79. Additionally, PBF Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 44.07, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 26.23. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 76.21, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 42.62.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, PBF Energy Inc. [PBF] managed to generate an average of $92,650 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 31.56 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 2.86.PBF Energy Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.70.
Earnings analysis for PBF Energy Inc. [PBF]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, PBF Energy Inc. posted 0.6/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.5/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 20.00%. 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 PBF. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for PBF Energy Inc. go to 6.40%.
Insider trade positions for PBF Energy Inc. [PBF]
There are presently around $682 million, or 78.80% of PBF stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PBF stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 16,959,586, which is approximately 38.633% of the company’s market cap and around 20.60% of the total institutional ownership; STATE STREET CORP, holding 8,884,283 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $67.25 million in PBF stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $58.09 million in PBF stock with ownership of nearly -18.686% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in PBF Energy Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 92 institutional holders increased their position in PBF Energy Inc. [NYSE:PBF] by around 18,529,425 shares. Additionally, 133 investors decreased positions by around 24,066,890 shares, while 34 investors held positions by with 47,484,301 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 90,080,616 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PBF stock had 29 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,264,940 shares, while 48 institutional investors sold positions of 2,576,072 shares during the same period.