CommScope Holding Company Inc. [NASDAQ: COMM] surged by $0.78 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $21.31 during the day while it closed the day at $21.21. The company report on July 28, 2021 that Redeemer Lutheran College Modernizes for a Connected Future with BES IT and CommScope.
CommScope announced that Redeemer Lutheran College, a K-12 school based in Brisbane, Australia, has selected BES IT to implement the next generation of digital learning and campus security via a new Wi-Fi 6 network. By deploying CommScope’s RUCKUS networking technologies across its expansive campus, more than 1,200 students and staff will be able to download content to their connected devices and access high-bandwidth applications like video, virtual reality, augmented reality and gaming anywhere on campus.
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CommScope Holding Company Inc. stock has also gained 6.21% of its value over the past 7 days. However, COMM stock has inclined by 26.55% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 43.41% and gained 58.28% year-on date.
The market cap for COMM stock reached $4.25 billion, with 201.70 million shares outstanding and 199.34 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.44M shares, COMM reached a trading volume of 2081734 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 CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for COMM shares is $21.95 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on COMM stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. 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.
Evercore ISI have made an estimate for CommScope Holding Company Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on May 21, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Deutsche Bank raised their target price from $14 to $21. The new note on the price target was released on April 13, 2021, representing the official price target for CommScope Holding Company Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $21, while Rosenblatt analysts kept a Buy rating on COMM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for CommScope Holding Company Inc. is set at 0.69, with the Price to Sales ratio for COMM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.50. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 20.59, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.63. Price to Free Cash Flow for COMM in the course of the last twelve months was 18.38 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.20.
COMM stock trade performance evaluation
CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.21. With this latest performance, COMM shares dropped by -1.44% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 43.41% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 134.36% 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 COMM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 55.10, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 57.37, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.11 for CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 20.66, while it was recorded at 20.55 for the last single week of trading, and 15.68 for the last 200 days.
CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM] shares currently have an operating margin of +3.18 and a Gross Margin at +25.10. CommScope Holding Company Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -6.80.
Return on Total Capital for COMM is now 2.33, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -5.03. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -35.47, with Return on Assets sitting at -4.09. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 694.59. Additionally, COMM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 87.41, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 71.46. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 2,706.39, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 86.56.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM] managed to generate an average of -$19,113 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.30 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.60.CommScope Holding Company Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.70.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM] stock
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 COMM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for CommScope Holding Company Inc. go to 26.80%.
CommScope Holding Company Inc. [COMM]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $4,095 million, or 95.10% of COMM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of COMM stocks are: WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP with ownership of 24,822,013, which is approximately -7.738% of the company’s market cap and around 1.40% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 21,623,197 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $458.63 million in COMM stocks shares; and FPR PARTNERS LLC, currently with $348.97 million in COMM stock with ownership of nearly 0% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in CommScope Holding Company Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 115 institutional holders increased their position in CommScope Holding Company Inc. [NASDAQ:COMM] by around 21,145,601 shares. Additionally, 115 investors decreased positions by around 17,119,916 shares, while 32 investors held positions by with 154,814,392 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 193,079,909 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. COMM stock had 45 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,635,686 shares, while 36 institutional investors sold positions of 2,151,390 shares during the same period.