Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY] Is Currently 1.35 below its 200 Period Moving Avg: What Does This Mean?



Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NYSE: NLY] closed the trading session at $6.77 on 05/06/22. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $6.62, while the highest price level was $6.79. The company report on April 27, 2022 that Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Reports 1st Quarter 2022 Results.

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Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) (“Annaly” or the “Company”) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2022.

The stocks have a year to date performance of -13.43 percent and weekly performance of 5.45 percent. The stock has been moved at -20.54 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 0.89 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -10.57 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 25.64M shares, NLY reached to a volume of 39182329 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 Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NLY shares is $6.47 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NLY stock is a recommendation set at 2.40. 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.

BofA Securities have made an estimate for Annaly Capital Management Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on February 14, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on February 08, 2022, representing the official price target for Annaly Capital Management Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $9, while Barclays analysts kept a Equal Weight rating on NLY stock. On October 06, 2021, analysts decreased their price target for NLY shares from 9 to 8.50.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Annaly Capital Management Inc. is set at 0.18, with the Price to Sales ratio for NLY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.09. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.00, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.66.

NLY stock trade performance evaluation

Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 5.45. With this latest performance, NLY shares gained by 0.89% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -20.54% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -26.25% 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 NLY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.68, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 56.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 48.72 for Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.90, while it was recorded at 6.67 for the last single week of trading, and 7.93 for the last 200 days.

Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY] shares currently have an operating margin of +390.22 and a Gross Margin at +96.72. Annaly Capital Management Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +318.42.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 17.59, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.89.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY] 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 NLY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Annaly Capital Management Inc. go to -4.99%.

Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NLY]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $4,287 million, or 44.70% of NLY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NLY stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 128,618,913, which is approximately 0.464% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 103,350,347 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $699.68 million in NLY stocks shares; and ALLSPRING GLOBAL INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS, LLC, currently with $272.55 million in NLY stock with ownership of nearly 90.532% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Annaly Capital Management Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 380 institutional holders increased their position in Annaly Capital Management Inc. [NYSE:NLY] by around 58,939,457 shares. Additionally, 322 investors decreased positions by around 72,744,471 shares, while 133 investors held positions by with 501,570,557 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 633,254,485 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NLY stock had 96 new institutional investments in for a total of 11,087,757 shares, while 87 institutional investors sold positions of 14,678,331 shares during the same period.