Ovintiv Inc. [NYSE: OVV] plunged by -$1.08 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $45.53 during the day while it closed the day at $45.50. The company report on July 13, 2022 that Ovintiv to Host its Second Quarter 2022 Results Conference Call and Webcast on August 4, 2022.
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Ovintiv Inc. (NYSE: OVV) (TSX: OVV) today announced plans to hold its 2022 second quarter results conference call at 8:00 a.m. MT, on Thursday August 4, 2022. The Company plans to release its financial and operating results after market close, Wednesday August 3, 2022. In addition to the release, supplemental slides and financial statements will be available on the Company’s website, located at www.ovintiv.com.
To participate in the conference call, please dial 888-664-6383 (toll-free in North America) or 416-764-8650 (international) approximately 15 minutes prior to the call.
Ovintiv Inc. stock has also gained 14.18% of its value over the past 7 days. However, OVV stock has declined by -18.79% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 15.95% and gained 35.01% year-on date.
The market cap for OVV stock reached $11.27 billion, with 257.40 million shares outstanding and 255.11 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 5.62M shares, OVV reached a trading volume of 2198977 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 Ovintiv Inc. [OVV]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for OVV shares is $68.76 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on OVV stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. 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 Ovintiv Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on July 19, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, JP Morgan raised their target price from $56 to $64. The new note on the price target was released on June 28, 2022, representing the official price target for Ovintiv Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $61 to $82, while CapitalOne kept a Overweight rating on OVV stock. On March 08, 2022, analysts increased their price target for OVV shares from 60 to 73.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Ovintiv Inc. is set at 3.11, with the Price to Sales ratio for OVV stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.28. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.50, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.09. Price to Free Cash Flow for OVV in the course of the last twelve months was 9.26 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.50.
OVV stock trade performance evaluation
Ovintiv Inc. [OVV] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 14.18. With this latest performance, OVV shares dropped by -9.95% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 15.95% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 66.73% 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 OVV stock in for the last two-week period is set at 49.92, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 54.50, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 48.33 for Ovintiv Inc. [OVV]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 48.51, while it was recorded at 44.45 for the last single week of trading, and 43.39 for the last 200 days.
Ovintiv Inc. [OVV]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Ovintiv Inc. [OVV] shares currently have an operating margin of -4.19 and a Gross Margin at +4.37. Ovintiv Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -109.27.
Return on Total Capital for OVV is now -1.56, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -41.78. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -88.57, with Return on Assets sitting at -33.91. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Ovintiv Inc. [OVV] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 208.81. Additionally, OVV Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 67.62, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 55.37. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 191.40, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 61.98.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Ovintiv Inc. [OVV] managed to generate an average of -$3,182,150 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.32 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.31.Ovintiv Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.50.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Ovintiv Inc. [OVV] 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 OVV. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Ovintiv Inc. go to 38.52%.
Ovintiv Inc. [OVV]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $9,806 million, or 83.10% of OVV stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of OVV stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 26,283,713, which is approximately -4.1% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 23,232,740 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.08 billion in OVV stocks shares; and DODGE & COX, currently with $960.58 million in OVV stock with ownership of nearly -5.528% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Ovintiv Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 219 institutional holders increased their position in Ovintiv Inc. [NYSE:OVV] by around 34,156,411 shares. Additionally, 192 investors decreased positions by around 23,633,919 shares, while 42 investors held positions by with 152,735,114 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 210,525,444 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. OVV stock had 83 new institutional investments in for a total of 10,546,088 shares, while 41 institutional investors sold positions of 3,834,749 shares during the same period.