Workday Inc. [NASDAQ: WDAY] jumped around 2.72 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $160.38 at the close of the session, up 1.73%. The company report on August 4, 2022 that Workday Announces 2022 Financial Analyst Day.
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Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, today announced that it will host its financial analyst day on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022 in Orlando, Fla. at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time / 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The event will take place during Workday Rising, the company’s annual customer conference.
A live webcast of the event will be available on the Workday Investor Relations site. The replay of the webcast will be available for a minimum of 90 days after the event.
Workday Inc. stock is now -41.29% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. WDAY Stock saw the intraday high of $161.77 and lowest of $157.37 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 307.81, which means current price is +19.60% above from all time high which was touched on 01/03/22.
Compared to the average trading volume of 3.05M shares, WDAY reached a trading volume of 2688008 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Workday Inc. [WDAY]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for WDAY shares is $219.52 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on WDAY stock is a recommendation set at 1.80. 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.
Guggenheim have made an estimate for Workday Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sell, with their previous recommendation back on August 12, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on May 17, 2022, representing the official price target for Workday Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $230, while Exane BNP Paribas analysts kept a Neutral rating on WDAY stock. On March 01, 2022, analysts increased their price target for WDAY shares from 306 to 309.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Workday Inc. is set at 5.57, with the Price to Sales ratio for WDAY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 7.76. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.45, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 23.95. Price to Free Cash Flow for WDAY in the course of the last twelve months was 27.26 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.60.
How has WDAY stock performed recently?
Workday Inc. [WDAY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.82. With this latest performance, WDAY shares gained by 13.82% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -24.71% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -34.75% 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 WDAY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.45, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 43.32, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.75 for Workday Inc. [WDAY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 152.08, while it was recorded at 164.04 for the last single week of trading, and 213.00 for the last 200 days.
Workday Inc. [WDAY]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Workday Inc. [WDAY] shares currently have an operating margin of -2.09 and a Gross Margin at +72.26. Workday Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +0.57.
Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 0.75, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.31.
Workday Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.60 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
Earnings analysis for Workday Inc. [WDAY]
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 WDAY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Workday Inc. go to 15.10%.
Insider trade positions for Workday Inc. [WDAY]
There are presently around $28,220 million, or 90.50% of WDAY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of WDAY stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 12,684,931, which is approximately 4.377% of the company’s market cap and around 0.90% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 11,716,234 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.88 billion in WDAY stocks shares; and JANUS HENDERSON GROUP PLC, currently with $1.47 billion in WDAY stock with ownership of nearly 47.956% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Workday Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 395 institutional holders increased their position in Workday Inc. [NASDAQ:WDAY] by around 27,249,811 shares. Additionally, 446 investors decreased positions by around 28,466,281 shares, while 103 investors held positions by with 120,242,829 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 175,958,921 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. WDAY stock had 80 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,360,784 shares, while 171 institutional investors sold positions of 4,852,318 shares during the same period.