Sabre Corporation [NASDAQ: SABR] slipped around -0.11 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $12.22 at the close of the session, down -0.89%. The company report on February 4, 2021 that Sabre declares dividend on mandatory convertible preferred stock.
Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $1.625 per share on its 6.50% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable on March 1, 2021 to holders of record of the mandatory convertible preferred stock as of the close of business on February 15, 2021.
Sabre Corporation stock is now 1.66% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. SABR Stock saw the intraday high of $12.605 and lowest of $12.17 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 22.50, which means current price is +17.84% above from all time high which was touched on 01/11/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 8.51M shares, SABR reached a trading volume of 6648489 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Sabre Corporation [SABR]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SABR shares is $12.20 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SABR stock is a recommendation set at 2.70. 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.
Morgan Stanley have made an estimate for Sabre Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on December 17, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Mizuho dropped their target price from $5 to $11. The new note on the price target was released on December 16, 2020, representing the official price target for Sabre Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $6 to $10, while Bernstein kept a Outperform rating on SABR stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Sabre Corporation is set at 0.63, with the Price to Sales ratio for SABR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.02. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.66, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.14.
How has SABR stock performed recently?
Sabre Corporation [SABR] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.69. With this latest performance, SABR shares dropped by -2.63% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 43.26% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -44.61% 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 SABR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 53.24, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.85, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 53.97 for Sabre Corporation [SABR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 11.83, while it was recorded at 12.52 for the last single week of trading, and 8.67 for the last 200 days.
Sabre Corporation [SABR]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Sabre Corporation [SABR] shares currently have an operating margin of +10.31 and a Gross Margin at +21.93. Sabre Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +4.03.
Return on Total Capital for SABR is now 9.37, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 3.75. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 16.83, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.79. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Sabre Corporation [SABR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 364.32. Additionally, SABR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 78.46, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 60.13. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 352.67, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 75.96.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Sabre Corporation [SABR] managed to generate an average of $17,336 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.90 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.69.Sabre Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.00 and a Current Ratio set at 3.00.
Earnings analysis for Sabre Corporation [SABR]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Sabre Corporation posted 0.16/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.16/share. 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 SABR.
Insider trade positions for Sabre Corporation [SABR]
There are presently around $3,900 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SABR stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 28,428,297, which is approximately 9.837% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 26,229,797 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $320.53 million in SABR stocks shares; and INVESCO LTD., currently with $214.35 million in SABR stock with ownership of nearly 0.942% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Sabre Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 180 institutional holders increased their position in Sabre Corporation [NASDAQ:SABR] by around 94,478,610 shares. Additionally, 134 investors decreased positions by around 42,154,851 shares, while 44 investors held positions by with 182,481,620 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 319,115,081 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SABR stock had 57 new institutional investments in for a total of 24,170,740 shares, while 48 institutional investors sold positions of 17,347,207 shares during the same period.