KeyCorp [KEY] Is Currently 1.62 below its 200 Period Moving Avg: What Does This Mean?


KeyCorp [NYSE: KEY] surged by $0.42 during the normal trading session on Friday and reaching a high of $26.45 during the day while it closed the day at $26.35. The company report on January 6, 2022 that KeyBank Foundation Invests $25,000 to Help Food Bank of Central New York Fight Hunger.

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KeyCorp stock has also gained 13.92% of its value over the past 7 days. However, KEY stock has inclined by 14.71% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 29.04% and gained 13.92% year-on date.

The market cap for KEY stock reached $24.14 billion, with 942.45 million shares outstanding and 926.38 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 7.31M shares, KEY reached a trading volume of 11173255 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 KeyCorp [KEY]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for KEY shares is $26.11 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on KEY stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. 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.

Odeon have made an estimate for KeyCorp shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 07, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, BofA Securities raised their target price from $25 to $27. The new note on the price target was released on December 15, 2021, representing the official price target for KeyCorp stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $17.73, while Odeon analysts kept a Hold rating on KEY stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for KeyCorp is set at 0.67, with the Price to Sales ratio for KEY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.50. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.59, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.48. Price to Free Cash Flow for KEY in the course of the last twelve months was 18.30.

KEY stock trade performance evaluation

KeyCorp [KEY] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 13.92. With this latest performance, KEY shares gained by 14.07% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 29.04% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 44.46% 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 KEY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 75.90, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 83.28, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 70.70 for KeyCorp [KEY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 23.42, while it was recorded at 25.07 for the last single week of trading, and 21.76 for the last 200 days.

KeyCorp [KEY]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and KeyCorp [KEY] shares currently have an operating margin of +23.09. KeyCorp’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +18.33.

Return on Total Capital for KEY is now 5.17, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 4.66. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 7.59, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.84. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, KeyCorp [KEY] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 85.64. Additionally, KEY Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 46.13, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 8.98. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 62.23, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 29.98.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for KeyCorp [KEY] 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 KEY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for KeyCorp go to 14.60%.

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KeyCorp [KEY]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $20,378 million, or 85.90% of KEY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KEY stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 112,739,807, which is approximately 0.324% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 81,951,346 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $2.16 billion in KEY stocks shares; and CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS, currently with $2.02 billion in KEY stock with ownership of nearly 7.429% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in KeyCorp stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 351 institutional holders increased their position in KeyCorp [NYSE:KEY] by around 43,580,271 shares. Additionally, 342 investors decreased positions by around 41,066,507 shares, while 142 investors held positions by with 688,710,067 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 773,356,845 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KEY stock had 85 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,277,648 shares, while 69 institutional investors sold positions of 12,124,007 shares during the same period.