Emerson Electric Co. [NYSE: EMR] loss -0.96% or -0.9 points to close at $93.32 with a heavy trading volume of 2750557 shares. The company report on May 12, 2021 that Emerson Donates Sustainable Refrigeration Technologies to Collaborative Market in Food Desert.
Gem City Market to feature advanced refrigeration pioneered at Emerson’s Helix Innovation Center in Dayton, Ohio.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a global software and technology leader, is donating a unique, sustainable refrigeration architecture developed at its Helix Innovation Center in Dayton, Ohio, to the city’s Gem City Market – a collaborative grocery store to provide fresh food amid a local food desert.
It opened the trading session at $92.65, the shares rose to $93.35 and dropped to $91.75, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for EMR points out that the company has recorded 19.66% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -68.57% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.92M shares, EMR reached to a volume of 2750557 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Emerson Electric Co. [EMR]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EMR shares is $98.79 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EMR 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.
Gordon Haskett have made an estimate for Emerson Electric Co. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 19, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Goldman raised their target price from $89 to $97. The new note on the price target was released on January 19, 2021, representing the official price target for Emerson Electric Co. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $69 to $100, while UBS kept a Buy rating on EMR stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Emerson Electric Co. is set at 1.80, with the Price to Sales ratio for EMR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.24. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.13, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.95. Price to Free Cash Flow for EMR in the course of the last twelve months was 28.40 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.90.
Trading performance analysis for EMR stock
Emerson Electric Co. [EMR] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.03. With this latest performance, EMR shares gained by 2.74% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 19.66% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 67.54% 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 EMR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.59, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.11, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 53.37 for Emerson Electric Co. [EMR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 91.70, while it was recorded at 94.72 for the last single week of trading, and 79.66 for the last 200 days.
Emerson Electric Co. [EMR]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Emerson Electric Co. [EMR] shares currently have an operating margin of +16.63 and a Gross Margin at +40.38. Emerson Electric Co.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +11.70.
Return on Total Capital for EMR is now 18.35, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 14.23. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 23.62, with Return on Assets sitting at 9.06. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Emerson Electric Co. [EMR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 95.26. Additionally, EMR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 48.79, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 34.99. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 79.70, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 40.82.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Emerson Electric Co. [EMR] managed to generate an average of $23,533 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.01 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.77.Emerson Electric Co.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
Emerson Electric Co. [EMR]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Emerson Electric Co. posted 0.8/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.6/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 33.30%. 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 EMR. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Emerson Electric Co. go to 10.47%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Emerson Electric Co. [EMR]
There are presently around $41,312 million, or 76.30% of EMR stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of EMR stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 50,263,574, which is approximately -0.268% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 40,165,838 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $3.75 billion in EMR stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $2.51 billion in EMR stock with ownership of nearly -1.885% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Emerson Electric Co. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 780 institutional holders increased their position in Emerson Electric Co. [NYSE:EMR] by around 26,914,025 shares. Additionally, 684 investors decreased positions by around 29,273,073 shares, while 286 investors held positions by with 386,506,645 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 442,693,743 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. EMR stock had 180 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,707,470 shares, while 62 institutional investors sold positions of 1,482,393 shares during the same period.