Qurate Retail Inc. [NASDAQ: QRTEA] traded at a low on 05/04/21, posting a -4.80 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $11.50. The company report on April 30, 2021 that Qurate Retail, Inc. to Present at MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Virtual Summit.
Qurate Retail, Inc. (“Qurate Retail”) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB, QRTEP) announced that Greg Maffei, Executive Chairman of Qurate Retail, will be presenting at the MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Virtual Summit on Wednesday, May 12th at 2:00 p.m. E.D.T. During his presentation, Mr. Maffei may make observations regarding the company’s financial performance and outlook, as well as other forward looking matters.
The presentation will be broadcast live via the Internet. All interested persons should visit the Qurate Retail website at http://qurateretail.com/events to register for the webcast. An archive of the webcast will also be available on this website for 180 days after appropriate filings have been made with the SEC.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 5685530 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Qurate Retail Inc. stands at 3.91% while the volatility over the past one month is 3.49%.
The market cap for QRTEA stock reached $4.90 billion, with 413.00 million shares outstanding and 381.18 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.44M shares, QRTEA reached a trading volume of 5685530 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for QRTEA shares is $13.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on QRTEA stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. 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.
BofA Securities have made an estimate for Qurate Retail Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 09, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Citigroup raised their target price from $10 to $11. The new note on the price target was released on December 15, 2020, representing the official price target for Qurate Retail Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $7 to $9, while BofA Securities kept a Neutral rating on QRTEA stock. On April 21, 2020, analysts decreased their price target for QRTEA shares from 10 to 9.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Qurate Retail Inc. is set at 0.46, with the Price to Sales ratio for QRTEA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.35. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.32, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.89. Price to Free Cash Flow for QRTEA in the course of the last twelve months was 3.11 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
How has QRTEA stock performed recently?
Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.44. With this latest performance, QRTEA shares dropped by -1.37% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 95.12% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 121.51% 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 QRTEA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 39.86, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 34.54, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 43.13 for Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 12.19, while it was recorded at 12.06 for the last single week of trading, and 9.85 for the last 200 days.
Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA] shares currently have an operating margin of +11.09 and a Gross Margin at +24.38. Qurate Retail Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +8.49.
Return on Total Capital for QRTEA is now 12.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 11.09. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 24.86, with Return on Assets sitting at 7.02. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 154.47. Additionally, QRTEA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 60.70, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 44.04. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 157.20, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 45.86.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA] managed to generate an average of $54,234 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.39 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.83.Qurate Retail Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings analysis for Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Qurate Retail Inc. posted 0.27/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.3/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -10.00%. 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 QRTEA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Qurate Retail Inc. go to -8.00%.
Insider trade positions for Qurate Retail Inc. [QRTEA]
There are presently around $4,431 million, or 97.80% of QRTEA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of QRTEA stocks are: DODGE & COX with ownership of 59,343,040, which is approximately -3.212% of the company’s market cap and around 2.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 34,681,568 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $418.95 million in QRTEA stocks shares; and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL INC, currently with $273.12 million in QRTEA stock with ownership of nearly 17.881% of the company’s market capitalization.
183 institutional holders increased their position in Qurate Retail Inc. [NASDAQ:QRTEA] by around 30,375,000 shares. Additionally, 162 investors decreased positions by around 35,707,114 shares, while 67 investors held positions by with 300,747,371 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 366,829,485 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. QRTEA stock had 60 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,368,534 shares, while 53 institutional investors sold positions of 3,620,868 shares during the same period.