why Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT] is a Good Choice for Investors After New Price Target of $14.97


Vertiv Holdings Co [NYSE: VRT] slipped around -0.29 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $8.39 at the close of the session, down -3.34%. The company report on July 13, 2022 that Vertiv Announces Date of Second Quarter 2022 Earnings Release and Conference Call.

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Vertiv Holdings Co (NYSE: VRT), a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, today announced it will report its second quarter 2022 results before market open on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. The press release will contain a link to the presentation materials providing a second quarter 2022 update, which will be available on Vertiv’s website at investors.vertiv.com. Vertiv’s management team will discuss the results during a conference call the same day, starting at 11 a.m. Eastern Time.

A webcast of the live conference call can be accessed in the Investor Relations section of Vertiv’s website at investors.vertiv.com. A replay of the conference call will also be available for 30 days following the webcast.

Vertiv Holdings Co stock is now -66.40% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. VRT Stock saw the intraday high of $8.64 and lowest of $8.26 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 28.80, which means current price is +8.12% above from all time high which was touched on 01/03/22.

Compared to the average trading volume of 4.79M shares, VRT reached a trading volume of 2933803 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

What do top market gurus say about Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT]?

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for VRT shares is $14.97 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on VRT stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. 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.

JP Morgan have made an estimate for Vertiv Holdings Co shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on April 01, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on February 24, 2022, representing the official price target for Vertiv Holdings Co stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $15, while Vertical Research analysts kept a Hold rating on VRT stock. On February 23, 2022, analysts decreased their price target for VRT shares from 17 to 15.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Vertiv Holdings Co is set at 0.55, with the Price to Sales ratio for VRT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.63. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.17, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.75.

How has VRT stock performed recently?

Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.89. With this latest performance, VRT shares dropped by -16.85% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -64.36% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -69.21% 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 VRT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 37.80, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 36.01, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 38.89 for Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 10.26, while it was recorded at 8.79 for the last single week of trading, and 17.86 for the last 200 days.

Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT] shares currently have an operating margin of +5.39 and a Gross Margin at +27.58. Vertiv Holdings Co’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +2.39.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 12.40, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.99.

Vertiv Holdings Co’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.40.

Insider trade positions for Vertiv Holdings Co [VRT]

There are presently around $2,874 million, or 91.10% of VRT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VRT stocks are: PLATINUM EQUITY ADVISORS, LLC/DE with ownership of 37,955,215, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.40% of the total institutional ownership; BARROW HANLEY MEWHINNEY & STRAUSS LLC, holding 31,821,637 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $276.21 million in VRT stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $230.91 million in VRT stock with ownership of nearly 0.172% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Vertiv Holdings Co stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 181 institutional holders increased their position in Vertiv Holdings Co [NYSE:VRT] by around 86,411,838 shares. Additionally, 144 investors decreased positions by around 80,667,484 shares, while 31 investors held positions by with 164,022,959 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 331,102,281 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VRT stock had 53 new institutional investments in for a total of 19,888,879 shares, while 65 institutional investors sold positions of 41,193,181 shares during the same period.