The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] stock went on a downward path that fall over -1.27% on Friday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -4.71%. The company report on July 1, 2021 that Boeing Appoints Brian West as Chief Financial Officer.
– Long-time finance and business leader with experience across aerospace, manufacturing, infrastructure, global information services and other industries.
The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] named Brian West as the company’s executive vice president and chief financial officer effective August 27, 2021.
Over the last 12 months, BA stock rose by 30.90%. The one-year The Boeing Company stock forecast points to a potential upside of 11.53. The average equity rating for BA stock is currently 2.50, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $140.20 billion, with 585.40 million shares outstanding and 584.32 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 12.45M shares, BA stock reached a trading volume of 15722452 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on The Boeing Company [BA]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BA shares is $267.52 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BA 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.
Cowen have made an estimate for The Boeing Company shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on June 01, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wells Fargo raised their target price to Equal Weight. The new note on the price target was released on May 13, 2021, representing the official price target for The Boeing Company stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $196 to $229, while Bernstein kept a Mkt Perform rating on BA stock. On March 05, 2021, analysts increased their price target for BA shares from 200 to 275.
The Average True Range (ATR) for The Boeing Company is set at 5.73, with the Price to Sales ratio for BA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.46.
BA Stock Performance Analysis:
The Boeing Company [BA] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.71. With this latest performance, BA shares dropped by -5.45% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 10.57% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 30.90% 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 BA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 39.90, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.97 for The Boeing Company [BA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 239.54, while it was recorded at 238.34 for the last single week of trading, and 215.79 for the last 200 days.
Insight into The Boeing Company Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and The Boeing Company [BA] shares currently have an operating margin of -10.79 and a Gross Margin at +1.74. The Boeing Company’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -20.41.
Return on Total Capital for BA is now -18.70, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -41.67. Additionally, BA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 139.29, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 42.68.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, The Boeing Company [BA] managed to generate an average of -$84,206 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.16 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.41.The Boeing Company’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
BA Stock EPS
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 BA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for The Boeing Company go to 12.33%.
The Boeing Company [BA] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $74,661 million, or 55.10% of BA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BA stocks are: NEWPORT TRUST CO with ownership of 46,144,200, which is approximately -6.875% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 42,421,178 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $10.04 billion in BA stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $7.54 billion in BA stock with ownership of nearly 1.946% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in The Boeing Company stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 1,097 institutional holders increased their position in The Boeing Company [NYSE:BA] by around 20,918,493 shares. Additionally, 849 investors decreased positions by around 17,751,153 shares, while 274 investors held positions by with 276,780,083 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 315,449,729 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BA stock had 208 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,765,671 shares, while 114 institutional investors sold positions of 2,669,740 shares during the same period.