Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [NYSE: EBR] gained 0.58% or 0.05 points to close at $8.68 with a heavy trading volume of 2470425 shares. The company report on May 17, 2021 that Eight out of 10 Adults Say Financial Security Is Key to Achieving Life’s Goals, and Lincoln Financial Group’s New Advertising Celebrates Those Moments.
Company’s Latest Creative Shows Consumers’ Feelings of Freedom and the Ability to Live Life to the Fullest When They are Financially Secure.
Americans recognize the value of financial security, but many are still on a journey to achieve it. In fact, while eight out of 10 adults say they cannot achieve their life’s goals without financial security, only two out of five U.S. adults say they currently feel financially secure — despite it being a priority to 87% of them, according to a new Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) and CivicScience survey. As people strive to avoid debt and add to their savings, Lincoln Financial launched its new advertising campaign entitled “This is Financial Security,” which celebrates powerful moments where consumers exemplify feelings of freedom and their ability to live life to the fullest.
It opened the trading session at $8.62, the shares rose to $8.75 and dropped to $8.57, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for EBR points out that the company has recorded 26.16% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -85.07% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 1.08M shares, EBR reached to a volume of 2470425 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 Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EBR shares is $9.20 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EBR stock is a recommendation set at 1.00. 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.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. is set at 0.29, with the Price to Sales ratio for EBR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.46. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.19.
Trading performance analysis for EBR stock
Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.24. With this latest performance, EBR shares dropped by -2.80% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 26.16% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 33.13% 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 EBR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 53.48, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 54.80, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.59 for Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 8.42, while it was recorded at 8.57 for the last single week of trading, and 6.70 for the last 200 days.
Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR] shares currently have an operating margin of +11.41 and a Gross Margin at +67.74. Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +21.80.
Return on Total Capital for EBR is now 2.91, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.10. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 9.73, with Return on Assets sitting at 3.56. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 72.37. Additionally, EBR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 41.99, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 26.85. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 54.86, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 31.83.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR] managed to generate an average of $506,002 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.18 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.16.
An analysis of insider ownership at Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [EBR]
Positions in Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 34 institutional holders increased their position in Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. [NYSE:EBR] by around 1,166,998 shares. Additionally, 36 investors decreased positions by around 5,543,146 shares, while 9 investors held positions by with 882,821 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 5,827,323 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. EBR stock had 12 new institutional investments in for a total of 270,127 shares, while 19 institutional investors sold positions of 5,209,835 shares during the same period.