Macy’s Inc. [M] Is Currently -0.11 below its 200 Period Moving Avg: What Does This Mean?


Macy’s Inc. [NYSE: M] closed the trading session at $17.92 on 07/08/22. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $17.45, while the highest price level was $18.105. The company report on June 20, 2022 that Macy’s Launches Discord Channel and New NFT Series in Celebration of the 46th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks®.

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Limited collection of 10,000 free Macy’s Fireworks NFTs will drop today via the new Macy’s Discord channel featuring expanded utility including Augmented Reality wearables.

As the nation gathers to celebrate Independence Day with friends and family, Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks®, the nation’s largest party will take the revelry to the Web3 frontier. Beginning today, Macy’s (NYSE: M) will launch a new series of free NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens) celebrating the brand’s iconic pyrotechnic event. In preparation for the new NFT drop, Macy’s will launch its Discord channel, adding to the company’s roster of social platforms where the brand engages with fans and customers.

The stocks have a year to date performance of -31.55 percent and weekly performance of -2.18 percent. The stock has been moved at -32.22 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -26.74 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -25.11 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 14.48M shares, M reached to a volume of 9767505 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 Macy’s Inc. [M]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for M shares is $26.26 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on M stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. 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.

Morgan Stanley have made an estimate for Macy’s Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Equal-Weight, with their previous recommendation back on May 27, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on February 24, 2022, representing the official price target for Macy’s Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $45 to $40, while Jefferies kept a Buy rating on M stock. On February 23, 2022, analysts increased their price target for M shares from 33 to 35.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Macy’s Inc. is set at 1.07, with the Price to Sales ratio for M stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.19. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.55, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.49. Price to Free Cash Flow for M in the course of the last twelve months was 2.59 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.20.

M stock trade performance evaluation

Macy’s Inc. [M] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.18. With this latest performance, M shares dropped by -26.74% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -32.22% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 2.58% 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 M stock in for the last two-week period is set at 37.80, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 36.03, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 39.58 for Macy’s Inc. [M]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 21.39, while it was recorded at 18.04 for the last single week of trading, and 24.97 for the last 200 days.

Macy’s Inc. [M]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Macy’s Inc. [M] shares currently have an operating margin of +9.05 and a Gross Margin at +37.41. Macy’s Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5.65.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 46.32, with Return on Assets sitting at 7.54.

Macy’s Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.10.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Macy’s Inc. [M] 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 M. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Macy’s Inc. go to -1.54%.

Macy’s Inc. [M]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $4,246 million, or 90.90% of M stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of M stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 35,142,905, which is approximately -1.882% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 30,550,118 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $547.46 million in M stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $209.64 million in M stock with ownership of nearly -2.652% of the company’s market capitalization.

236 institutional holders increased their position in Macy’s Inc. [NYSE:M] by around 30,194,848 shares. Additionally, 201 investors decreased positions by around 39,373,054 shares, while 65 investors held positions by with 167,381,560 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 236,949,462 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. M stock had 79 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,136,280 shares, while 58 institutional investors sold positions of 9,026,025 shares during the same period.