Amcor plc [NYSE: AMCR] closed the trading session at $11.42 on 02/18/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $11.25, while the highest price level was $11.55. The company report on February 10, 2021 that Amcor recognised for leading the way on sustainability – included in the S&P SAM Sustainability Yearbook 2021.
· Inclusion within the yearbook recognises the progress that Amcor has made on its sustainability targets.
, it has been announced that Amcor has been included within the S&P SAM Sustainability Yearbook, highlighting that it is making real progress on its ambitious sustainability goals.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -2.97 percent and weekly performance of -0.09 percent. The stock has been moved at 3.07 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 4.29 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -6.01 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 5.77M shares, AMCR reached to a volume of 7353669 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 Amcor plc [AMCR]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AMCR shares is $12.32 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AMCR 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.
BMO Capital Markets have made an estimate for Amcor plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on February 04, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on February 03, 2021, representing the official price target for Amcor plc stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $12, while Deutsche Bank analysts kept a Hold rating on AMCR stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Amcor plc is set at 0.30, with the Price to Sales ratio for AMCR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.40. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.72, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.49. Price to Free Cash Flow for AMCR in the course of the last twelve months was 53.31 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.80.
AMCR stock trade performance evaluation
Amcor plc [AMCR] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.09. With this latest performance, AMCR shares gained by 4.29% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 3.07% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 12.18% 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 AMCR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 53.17, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 55.37, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.85 for Amcor plc [AMCR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 11.38, while it was recorded at 11.35 for the last single week of trading, and 10.89 for the last 200 days.
Amcor plc [AMCR]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Amcor plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.80 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Amcor plc [AMCR] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Amcor plc posted 0.15/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.16/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -6.30%. 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 AMCR. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Amcor plc go to 7.65%.
Amcor plc [AMCR]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $6,316 million, or 37.40% of AMCR stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AMCR stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 107,754,819, which is approximately -1.525% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; STATE STREET CORP, holding 84,261,234 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $962.26 million in AMCR stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $631.56 million in AMCR stock with ownership of nearly -1.684% of the company’s market capitalization.
232 institutional holders increased their position in Amcor plc [NYSE:AMCR] by around 30,470,263 shares. Additionally, 206 investors decreased positions by around 26,332,972 shares, while 77 investors held positions by with 496,250,792 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 553,054,027 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AMCR stock had 82 new institutional investments in for a total of 7,473,244 shares, while 35 institutional investors sold positions of 1,800,967 shares during the same period.