Investors Bancorp Inc. [NASDAQ: ISBC] stock went on an upward path that rose over 5.24% on Wednesday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 9.64%. The company report on February 3, 2021 that Investors Bancorp Set to Join S&P SmallCap 600.
Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASD: ISBC) will replace BioTelemetry Inc. (NASD: BEAT) in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective prior to the opening of trading on Wednesday, February 10. Koninklijke Philips N.V. (NYSE: PHG) is acquiring BioTelemetry in a deal expected to be completed soon pending final conditions.
Even if you’re not actively in crypto, you deserve to know what’s actually going on...
Because while leading assets such as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are climbing in value, a select group of public “crypto stocks” are surging right along with them. More importantly, these stocks are outpacing the returns these leading crypto assets aren already producing.
Click here to get the full story… along with our long list of backdoor Bitcoin strategies. It’s free. .
Following is a summary of the changes that will take place prior to the open of trading on the effective date:.
Over the last 12 months, ISBC stock dropped by -0.52%. The one-year Investors Bancorp Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 1.2. The average equity rating for ISBC stock is currently 1.50, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $3.14 billion, with 236.83 million shares outstanding and 230.56 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.82M shares, ISBC stock reached a trading volume of 17747785 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ISBC shares is $12.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ISBC stock is a recommendation set at 1.50. 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.
Compass Point have made an estimate for Investors Bancorp Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 30, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on October 29, 2019, representing the official price target for Investors Bancorp Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $15, while RBC Capital Mkts analysts kept a Outperform rating on ISBC stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Investors Bancorp Inc. is set at 0.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for ISBC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.20. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.10, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.04. Price to Free Cash Flow for ISBC in the course of the last twelve months was 1363.53.
ISBC Stock Performance Analysis:
Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 9.64. With this latest performance, ISBC shares gained by 16.90% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 53.74% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -0.52% 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 ISBC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 67.21, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 69.31, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.19 for Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 10.76, while it was recorded at 11.76 for the last single week of trading, and 8.88 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Investors Bancorp Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC] shares currently have an operating margin of +26.22. Investors Bancorp Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +17.87.
Return on Total Capital for ISBC is now 3.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 2.77. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 6.95, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.74. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 229.33. Additionally, ISBC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 69.64, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 22.48. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 169.83, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 51.57.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC] managed to generate an average of $109,026 per employee.
ISBC Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Investors Bancorp Inc. posted 0.17/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.22/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -22.70%. 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 ISBC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Investors Bancorp Inc. go to 10.38%.
Investors Bancorp Inc. [ISBC] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $2,233 million, or 75.10% of ISBC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ISBC stocks are: FULLER & THALER ASSET MANAGEMENT, INC. with ownership of 24,245,941, which is approximately 7.363% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 20,408,568 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $251.94 million in ISBC stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $218.15 million in ISBC stock with ownership of nearly -1.131% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Investors Bancorp Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 106 institutional holders increased their position in Investors Bancorp Inc. [NASDAQ:ISBC] by around 13,981,460 shares. Additionally, 115 investors decreased positions by around 11,810,895 shares, while 43 investors held positions by with 155,119,143 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 180,911,498 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ISBC stock had 33 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,356,135 shares, while 29 institutional investors sold positions of 2,153,387 shares during the same period.