Sanofi [NASDAQ: SNY] slipped around -1.62 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $49.88 at the close of the session, down -3.15%. The company report on August 4, 2021 that SHAREHOLDER ALERT: WeissLaw LLP Investigates Translate Bio, Inc.
WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Translate Bio, Inc. (“Translate” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: TBIO) in connection with the proposed acquisition of the Company by Sanofi (“Sanofi”) (NASDAQ: SNY) via a tender offer. Under the terms of the merger agreement, the Company’s shareholders will receive $38.00 in cash for each share of Translate common stock that they hold. The transaction is valued at approximately $3.2 billion.
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Sanofi stock is now 2.65% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. SNY Stock saw the intraday high of $50.85 and lowest of $49.87 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 54.26, which means current price is +10.43% above from all time high which was touched on 06/14/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 1.37M shares, SNY reached a trading volume of 2813326 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Sanofi [SNY]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SNY shares is $63.88 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SNY 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.
Deutsche Bank have made an estimate for Sanofi shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sell, with their previous recommendation back on January 15, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on September 29, 2020, representing the official price target for Sanofi stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Sanofi is set at 0.66, with the Price to Sales ratio for SNY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.81. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.66, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 4.60.
How has SNY stock performed recently?
Sanofi [SNY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.19. With this latest performance, SNY shares dropped by -3.01% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 6.42% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -3.69% 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 SNY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 31.89, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 25.17, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 36.70 for Sanofi [SNY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 52.31, while it was recorded at 51.21 for the last single week of trading, and 50.04 for the last 200 days.
Sanofi [SNY]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Sanofi [SNY] shares currently have an operating margin of +20.18 and a Gross Margin at +61.28. Sanofi’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +34.17.
Return on Total Capital for SNY is now 8.46, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 15.04. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 20.20, with Return on Assets sitting at 10.84. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Sanofi [SNY] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 37.58. Additionally, SNY Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 27.31, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 20.67. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 32.82, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 23.85.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Sanofi [SNY] managed to generate an average of $123,868 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.60 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.32.Sanofi’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.10 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
Earnings analysis for Sanofi [SNY]
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 SNY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Sanofi go to 7.50%.
Insider trade positions for Sanofi [SNY]
There are presently around $9,887 million, or 8.00% of SNY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SNY stocks are: DODGE & COX with ownership of 69,061,384, which is approximately 72.634% of the company’s market cap and around 16.40% of the total institutional ownership; FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT, LLC, holding 17,885,092 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $892.11 million in SNY stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $753.11 million in SNY stock with ownership of nearly 9.811% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Sanofi stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 261 institutional holders increased their position in Sanofi [NASDAQ:SNY] by around 38,098,096 shares. Additionally, 236 investors decreased positions by around 14,926,740 shares, while 134 investors held positions by with 145,200,460 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 198,225,296 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SNY stock had 53 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,817,494 shares, while 64 institutional investors sold positions of 5,740,885 shares during the same period.