Yellow Corporation [NASDAQ: YELL] plunged by -$3.05 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $8.10 during the day while it closed the day at $6.51. The company report on May 6, 2021 that Yellow Company, YRC Freight, Named 2020 Carrier of the Year by Walmart Transportation.
Yellow Corporation (NASDAQ: YELL) For the third year in a row, Walmart Transportation has awarded Yellow company, YRC Freight, the 2020 Carrier of the Year award.
“2020 presented the transportation industry with a lot of challenges, and we depended on carriers including the Yellow companies to provide Walmart with critical services and creative solutions when it was desperately needed,” said Ken Braunbach, Vice President of Walmart Inbound Transportation. “Their transparency in communications and ability to scale for both peak season and special projects was vital. Congratulations to the Yellow companies for being named as Walmart’s 2020 LTL Carrier of the Year.”.
Yellow Corporation stock has also loss -31.76% of its value over the past 7 days. However, YELL stock has inclined by 5.00% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 67.14% and gained 46.95% year-on date.
The market cap for YELL stock reached $347.24 million, with 50.18 million shares outstanding and 48.37 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.37M shares, YELL reached a trading volume of 5632343 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 Yellow Corporation [YELL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for YELL 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 YELL 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.
Vertical Research have made an estimate for Yellow Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on March 26, 2021.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Yellow Corporation is set at 0.74, with the Price to Sales ratio for YELL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.08.
YELL stock trade performance evaluation
Yellow Corporation [YELL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -31.76. With this latest performance, YELL shares dropped by -27.91% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 67.14% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 336.91% 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 YELL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 31.28, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 23.72, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 37.28 for Yellow Corporation [YELL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 8.43, while it was recorded at 8.86 for the last single week of trading, and 5.60 for the last 200 days.
Yellow Corporation [YELL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Yellow Corporation [YELL] shares currently have an operating margin of +0.25 and a Gross Margin at +0.25. Yellow Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1.19.
Return on Total Capital for YELL is now 1.08, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -5.82. Additionally, YELL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 117.32, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 69.18.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Yellow Corporation [YELL] managed to generate an average of -$1,783 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 9.31 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 2.12.Yellow Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.50 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Yellow Corporation [YELL] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Yellow Corporation posted 0.12/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.95/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 112.60%. 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 YELL.
Yellow Corporation [YELL]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $170 million, or 42.30% of YELL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of YELL stocks are: PORTOLAN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC with ownership of 2,460,271, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 4.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 2,247,096 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $21.48 million in YELL stocks shares; and FRONT STREET CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC., currently with $11.1 million in YELL stock with ownership of nearly -4.047% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Yellow Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 53 institutional holders increased their position in Yellow Corporation [NASDAQ:YELL] by around 6,864,655 shares. Additionally, 46 investors decreased positions by around 4,529,977 shares, while 11 investors held positions by with 6,381,457 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 17,776,089 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. YELL stock had 32 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,742,975 shares, while 23 institutional investors sold positions of 2,962,282 shares during the same period.