EQT Corporation [NYSE: EQT] stock went on a downward path that fall over -3.71% on Thursday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -9.05%. The company report on June 15, 2021 that SHAREHOLDER INVESTIGATION: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates EQT, HOME, UFS, FBNC; Shareholders are Encouraged to Contact the Firm.
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EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT)concerning potential violations of the federal securities laws and/or breaches of fiduciary duties relating to its merger with Alta Resources Development, LLC. Under the purchase agreement, EQT will acquire all of the membership interests in Alta’s upstream and midstream subsidiaries for approximately $2.925 billion in cash and stock. EQT is expected to issue approximately 105 million shares of EQT common stock in connection with the merger. If you are an EQT shareholder, click here to learn more about your rights and options.
Over the last 12 months, EQT stock rose by 46.15%. The one-year EQT Corporation stock forecast points to a potential upside of 18.79. The average equity rating for EQT stock is currently 1.90, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $5.60 billion, with 278.85 million shares outstanding and 277.29 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 4.43M shares, EQT stock reached a trading volume of 7165449 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on EQT Corporation [EQT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EQT shares is $25.23 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EQT stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. 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.
Siebert Williams Shank have made an estimate for EQT Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on May 13, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on May 07, 2021, representing the official price target for EQT Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $22, while Goldman analysts kept a Buy rating on EQT stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for EQT Corporation is set at 0.88, with the Price to Sales ratio for EQT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.93. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.62, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.15. Price to Free Cash Flow for EQT in the course of the last twelve months was 13.99 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.80.
EQT Stock Performance Analysis:
EQT Corporation [EQT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -9.05. With this latest performance, EQT shares dropped by -9.82% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 43.59% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 46.15% 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 EQT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.41, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 35.57, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 47.66 for EQT Corporation [EQT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 20.19, while it was recorded at 21.81 for the last single week of trading, and 16.85 for the last 200 days.
Insight into EQT Corporation Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and EQT Corporation [EQT] shares currently have an operating margin of -30.36 and a Gross Margin at -23.79. EQT Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -36.38.
Return on Total Capital for EQT is now -5.49, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -6.63. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -10.15, with Return on Assets sitting at -5.24. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, EQT Corporation [EQT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 53.49. Additionally, EQT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 34.85, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 27.33. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 51.55, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 33.59.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, EQT Corporation [EQT] managed to generate an average of -$1,549,946 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.60 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.14.EQT Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.80 and a Current Ratio set at 0.80.
EQT Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, EQT Corporation posted -0.18/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.13/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -38.50%. 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 EQT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for EQT Corporation go to 5.00%.
EQT Corporation [EQT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $5,681 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of EQT stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 37,754,759, which is approximately 52.772% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, holding 32,217,017 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $660.13 million in EQT stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $537.35 million in EQT stock with ownership of nearly 3.318% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in EQT Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 159 institutional holders increased their position in EQT Corporation [NYSE:EQT] by around 40,817,597 shares. Additionally, 194 investors decreased positions by around 40,854,129 shares, while 54 investors held positions by with 195,573,262 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 277,244,988 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. EQT stock had 57 new institutional investments in for a total of 6,713,703 shares, while 58 institutional investors sold positions of 7,992,407 shares during the same period.