MGM Resorts International [NYSE: MGM] traded at a high on 01/19/21, posting a 2.45 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $30.53. The company report on January 19, 2021 that MGM Resorts International Statement Regarding Entain plc.
MGM Resorts International (“MGM” or the “Company”) announced that, after careful consideration and having reflected on the limited recent engagement between the respective companies regarding MGM’s rejected all stock proposal at an exchange ratio of 0.6x, it does not intend to submit a revised proposal and it will not make a firm offer for Entain plc (“Entain”).
MGM is committed to being a premier global omni-channel gaming and entertainment company, and will maintain a disciplined framework while evaluating a range of compelling strategic opportunities.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 10849265 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of MGM Resorts International stands at 2.62% while the volatility over the past one month is 3.23%.
The market cap for MGM stock reached $15.35 billion, with 493.52 million shares outstanding and 431.78 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 9.79M shares, MGM reached a trading volume of 10849265 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about MGM Resorts International [MGM]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for MGM shares is $26.81 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on MGM stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. 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.
KeyBanc Capital Markets have made an estimate for MGM Resorts International shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sector Weight, with their previous recommendation back on January 14, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on January 07, 2021, representing the official price target for MGM Resorts International stock. On September 16, 2020, analysts decreased their price target for MGM shares from 21 to 19.
The Average True Range (ATR) for MGM Resorts International is set at 1.09, with the Price to Sales ratio for MGM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.24. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.20, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 9.14.
How has MGM stock performed recently?
MGM Resorts International [MGM] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.84. With this latest performance, MGM shares dropped by -1.45% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 86.96% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -11.61% 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 MGM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 52.99, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 51.12, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.00 for MGM Resorts International [MGM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 28.93, while it was recorded at 30.19 for the last single week of trading, and 21.22 for the last 200 days.
MGM Resorts International [MGM]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and MGM Resorts International [MGM] shares currently have an operating margin of +11.71 and a Gross Margin at +30.94. MGM Resorts International’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +15.86.
Return on Total Capital for MGM is now 5.59, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.13. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 28.74, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.17. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, MGM Resorts International [MGM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 202.01. Additionally, MGM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 66.89, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 44.26. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 200.77, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 66.48.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, MGM Resorts International [MGM] managed to generate an average of $29,235 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 12.52 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.39.MGM Resorts International’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.20 and a Current Ratio set at 2.20.
Earnings analysis for MGM Resorts International [MGM]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, MGM Resorts International posted 3.91/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.26/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 1,403.80%. 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 MGM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for MGM Resorts International go to -0.88%.
Insider trade positions for MGM Resorts International [MGM]
There are presently around $9,805 million, or 62.20% of MGM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MGM stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 43,018,130, which is approximately -17.86% of the company’s market cap and around 12.50% of the total institutional ownership; PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, holding 38,981,103 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.19 billion in MGM stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $867.9 million in MGM stock with ownership of nearly -10.847% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in MGM Resorts International stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 243 institutional holders increased their position in MGM Resorts International [NYSE:MGM] by around 47,113,245 shares. Additionally, 262 investors decreased positions by around 54,062,618 shares, while 77 investors held positions by with 219,987,344 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 321,163,207 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MGM stock had 101 new institutional investments in for a total of 22,005,352 shares, while 73 institutional investors sold positions of 14,360,900 shares during the same period.