Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [NYSE: HPE] gained 5.83% on the last trading session, reaching $17.98 price per share at the time. The company report on August 29, 2023 at 4:05 PM that Hewlett Packard Enterprise Reports Fiscal 2023 Third Quarter Results.
Edge momentum and portfolio mix shift drive revenue growth and gross margin expansion; reiterating GAAP diluted net EPS and raising non-GAAP diluted net EPS guidance for the full-year.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company represents 1.30 billion in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $21.80 billion with the latest information. HPE stock price has been found in the range of $17.19 to $18.02.
If compared to the average trading volume of 12.23M shares, HPE reached a trading volume of 19824057 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HPE shares is $18.03 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HPE stock is a recommendation set at 2.70. 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.
Citigroup have made an estimate for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on June 30, 2023.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is set at 0.48, with the Price to Sales ratio for HPE stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.74. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.15, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.29. Price to Free Cash Flow for HPE in the course of the last twelve months was 39.78 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
Trading performance analysis for HPE stock
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 8.18. With this latest performance, HPE shares gained by 3.81% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 17.67% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 32.21% 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 HPE stock in for the last two-week period is set at 62.58, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 67.02, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 60.33 for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 17.12, while it was recorded at 17.19 for the last single week of trading, and 15.94 for the last 200 days.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE] shares currently have an operating margin of +6.54 and a Gross Margin at +31.40. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +3.09.
Return on Total Capital for HPE is now 5.41, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 2.92. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 4.36, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.51. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 67.88. Additionally, HPE Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 40.43, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 23.61. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 43.82, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 26.10.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE] managed to generate an average of $14,419 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.62 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.49.Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 0.90.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
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 HPE. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company go to 4.46%.
An analysis of Institutional ownership at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company [HPE]
The top three institutional holders of HPE stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.31 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2089%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $170.67 trillion in HPE stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $150.98 trillion in HPE stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7381%.