Intel Corporation [NASDAQ: INTC] gained 4.18% on the last trading session, reaching $36.61 price per share at the time. The company report on August 16, 2023 at 3:02 AM that Intel Announces Termination of Tower Semiconductor Acquisition.
Intel continues to advance plans to create world-class system foundry as part of its IDM 2.0 strategy.
Intel Corporation (Nasdaq: INTC) today announced that it has mutually agreed with Tower Semiconductor (Nasdaq: TSEM) to terminate its previously disclosed agreement to acquire Tower due to the inability to obtain in a timely manner the regulatory approvals required under the merger agreement, dated Feb. 15, 2022. In accordance with the terms of the merger agreement and in connection with its termination, Intel will pay a termination fee of $353 million to Tower.
Intel Corporation represents 4.19 billion in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $147.17 billion with the latest information. INTC stock price has been found in the range of $35.73 to $36.75.
If compared to the average trading volume of 40.21M shares, INTC reached a trading volume of 43734981 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 Intel Corporation [INTC]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for INTC shares is $35.14 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on INTC stock is a recommendation set at 3.00. 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.
Wolfe Research have made an estimate for Intel Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on July 28, 2023.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Intel Corporation is set at 1.11, with the Price to Sales ratio for INTC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.72. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.52, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.03.
Trading performance analysis for INTC stock
Intel Corporation [INTC] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 10.11. With this latest performance, INTC shares gained by 4.99% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 38.67% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 14.69% 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 INTC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 63.51, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 70.10, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 60.15 for Intel Corporation [INTC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 34.02, while it was recorded at 34.84 for the last single week of trading, and 30.54 for the last 200 days.
Intel Corporation [INTC]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Intel Corporation [INTC] shares currently have an operating margin of +3.70 and a Gross Margin at +42.31. Intel Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +12.71.
Return on Total Capital for INTC is now 1.67, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 5.97. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 8.14, with Return on Assets sitting at 4.57. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Intel Corporation [INTC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 41.86. Additionally, INTC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 29.51, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 23.32. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 37.39, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 26.35.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Intel Corporation [INTC] managed to generate an average of $60,758 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 8.95 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.36.Intel Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
Intel Corporation [INTC]: 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 INTC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Intel Corporation go to 8.20%.
An analysis of Institutional ownership at Intel Corporation [INTC]
There are presently around $106.17 billion, or 62.5% of INTC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of INTC 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 INTC stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $150.98 trillion in INTC stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7381%.