Oracle Corporation [NYSE: ORCL] surged by $0.1 during the normal trading session on Friday and reaching a high of $75.00 during the day while it closed the day at $74.97. The company report on April 21, 2021 that Oracle’s Industry-Leading GoldenGate Now Available as an Elastic Pay-As-You-Go Cloud Service.
Service is first of major cloud providers to deliver data integration for both operational databases and analytic data stores as a single event-based data fabric.
Oracle is making its trusted GoldenGate technology available as a highly automated, fully-managed cloud service that customers can use to help ensure that their valuable data is always available anywhere they need it and analyzable in real-time. The new Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) GoldenGate service provides customers with a real-time data fabric platform to design, execute, orchestrate, and monitor their data replication and streaming data events. OCI GoldenGate is the first cloud service of any major cloud provider to offer an elastic, pay-per-use solution for general purpose database replication, data integration, real-time data ingestion to cloud, and support for time-series analytics while data is in flight.
Oracle Corporation stock has also loss -5.04% of its value over the past 7 days. However, ORCL stock has inclined by 24.20% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 25.64% and gained 15.89% year-on date.
The market cap for ORCL stock reached $215.89 billion, with 2.91 billion shares outstanding and 1.80 billion shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 13.92M shares, ORCL reached a trading volume of 10665756 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 Oracle Corporation [ORCL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ORCL shares is $71.83 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ORCL 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.
Wolfe Research have made an estimate for Oracle Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Peer Perform, with their previous recommendation back on April 23, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on April 21, 2021, representing the official price target for Oracle Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $54, while Wedbush analysts kept a Neutral rating on ORCL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Oracle Corporation is set at 1.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for ORCL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.44. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 24.50, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 12.45. Price to Free Cash Flow for ORCL in the course of the last twelve months was 21.76.
ORCL stock trade performance evaluation
Oracle Corporation [ORCL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.04. With this latest performance, ORCL shares gained by 12.18% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 25.64% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 44.26% 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 ORCL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 55.45, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.06, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 58.45 for Oracle Corporation [ORCL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 69.70, while it was recorded at 76.90 for the last single week of trading, and 61.65 for the last 200 days.
Oracle Corporation [ORCL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Oracle Corporation [ORCL] shares currently have an operating margin of +36.38 and a Gross Margin at +75.62. Oracle Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +25.94.
Return on Total Capital for ORCL is now 17.24, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 12.97. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 59.87, with Return on Assets sitting at 9.04. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Oracle Corporation [ORCL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 610.17. Additionally, ORCL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 85.92, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 63.82. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 585.77, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 82.48.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Oracle Corporation [ORCL] managed to generate an average of $75,074 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.38 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.35.Oracle Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Current Ratio set at 2.20.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Oracle Corporation [ORCL] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Oracle Corporation posted 1.2/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.15/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 4.30%. 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 ORCL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Oracle Corporation go to 12.20%.
Oracle Corporation [ORCL]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $102,602 million, or 48.70% of ORCL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ORCL stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 169,689,462, which is approximately -5.494% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 132,019,238 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $9.9 billion in ORCL stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $6.02 billion in ORCL stock with ownership of nearly -5.636% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Oracle Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 886 institutional holders increased their position in Oracle Corporation [NYSE:ORCL] by around 41,116,161 shares. Additionally, 902 investors decreased positions by around 103,051,999 shares, while 303 investors held positions by with 1,224,410,554 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,368,578,714 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ORCL stock had 213 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,784,561 shares, while 89 institutional investors sold positions of 4,448,154 shares during the same period.