Chevron Corporation [NYSE: CVX] closed the trading session at $107.64 on 03/16/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $107.08, while the highest price level was $108.88. The company report on March 15, 2021 that UNITHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky Law, P.A. Announces Investigation of Noble Midstream Partners, LP Buyout.
Rigrodsky Law, P.A. announces that it is investigating Noble Midstream Partners, LP (“Noble Midstream”) (NASDAQ GS: NBLX) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Noble Midstream’s agreement to be acquired by Chevron Corporation (“Chevron”) (NYSE: CVX). Under the terms of the agreement, Noble Midstream’s unitholders will receive 0.1393 shares of Chevron per unit.
To learn more about this investigation and your rights, visit: https://www.rl-legal.com/cases-noble-midstream-partners-lp.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 27.46 percent and weekly performance of -1.70 percent. The stock has been moved at 39.27 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 16.30 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 16.43 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 11.37M shares, CVX reached to a volume of 11592990 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 Chevron Corporation [CVX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for CVX shares is $114.66 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on CVX stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. 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.
DZ Bank have made an estimate for Chevron Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on March 11, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Citigroup raised their target price to Neutral. The new note on the price target was released on March 10, 2021, representing the official price target for Chevron Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $111 to $113, while Cowen kept a Outperform rating on CVX stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Chevron Corporation is set at 2.77, with the Price to Sales ratio for CVX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.19. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.56, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.93.
CVX stock trade performance evaluation
Chevron Corporation [CVX] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.70. With this latest performance, CVX shares gained by 16.30% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 39.27% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 54.43% 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 CVX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 63.69, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 58.91, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 64.34 for Chevron Corporation [CVX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 96.03, while it was recorded at 110.40 for the last single week of trading, and 87.07 for the last 200 days.
Chevron Corporation [CVX]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Chevron Corporation [CVX] shares currently have an operating margin of -4.47 and a Gross Margin at +5.69. Chevron Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -5.87.
Return on Total Capital for CVX is now -2.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -3.19. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -4.02, with Return on Assets sitting at -2.32. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Chevron Corporation [CVX] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 36.62. Additionally, CVX Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 26.80, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 20.11. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 34.46, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 25.22.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Chevron Corporation [CVX] managed to generate an average of -$116,118 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.61 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.40.Chevron Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.20.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Chevron Corporation [CVX] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Chevron Corporation posted 1.29/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.68/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 89.70%. 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 CVX.
Chevron Corporation [CVX]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $137,739 million, or 67.60% of CVX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CVX stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 157,790,935, which is approximately -3.655% of the company’s market cap and around 0.04% of the total institutional ownership; STATE STREET CORP, holding 127,915,455 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $13.77 billion in CVX stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $13.65 billion in CVX stock with ownership of nearly -5.162% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Chevron Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 1,134 institutional holders increased their position in Chevron Corporation [NYSE:CVX] by around 75,903,315 shares. Additionally, 1,341 investors decreased positions by around 81,755,980 shares, while 161 investors held positions by with 1,121,970,873 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,279,630,168 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CVX stock had 283 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,783,029 shares, while 150 institutional investors sold positions of 16,319,985 shares during the same period.