Looking at top Wall Street opinions, General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) has recently made its way into the research list of Guggenheim – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was Buy in the eyes of Guggenheim, as reported on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by Standpoint Research on Wednesday December 26th, 2018, with this firm Initiated GIS to an updated rating of Buy. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of General Mills, Inc. (GIS) have moved by -2.83% and 0.32%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Stock
This publicly-traded organization generated gains of 0.37% over the last 5 sessions. Right now, this stock is the subject of 19 analysts’ evaluations, who – on average – have given this company’s shares a Buy rating. Of the latest market expert opinions, 1 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 4 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 19 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $44.89. Moreover, individual price targets range between $37.00-$57.00. With its recent move to $43.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will loss by -18.52% in one year.
Updates from General Mills, Inc. (GIS) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 0.10% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A Director at General Mills, Inc. (GIS) sold off some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Feb 01. SASTRE MARIA bought 1,000 shares of the organization’s stock at $47.37 apiece and racked up $47,370 in earnings from the purchase. Now, SASTRE MARIA holds 1,000 shares of the company following the exchange. A Controller of the organization named Bruce Kofi A, was engaged in a transaction that occurred on Aug 03 that managed to be worth $104,007 from the sale of 2,200 common shares at a price of $47.28 per individual share.
General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for General Mills, Inc. will be for the Nov-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be $0.81. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $4,506.46 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $4,411.20 million in revenue alongside EPS at $0.85. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $4,094.00 million with $0.71 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $3,890.20 million, with earnings per share ending up at $0.79.
Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) experienced a gain of 5.95% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That boost the price to $22.62 per share, as observed on February 11th, 2019, at a time when the total trading volume reached 3,906,751 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 1.53M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $27.13.
Pricing Indications for Univar Inc. (UNVR)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.41 in the last year. In the most recent trading session, the daily high was $22.79, bringing the per-share value 5.95% high its 52-week high and about -27.57% more expensive than its 52-week low. Meanwhile, it gained 19.60 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is -10.26% lower than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 0 have a sell rating, 5 have a Buy rating, 2 have an outperform rating, while 1 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 0 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 1.80 , based on information from Thomson Reuters.
UNVR Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 25.18 up from its 200 day moving average, while also 15.55% up when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $23.00-$35.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 3.17B. After the trading day started off at the price of $22.62, these shares nearly bottomed out at its low price of $21.01 and nearly peaked at $22.79 as its full-day high price. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $21.35. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 0.20%, and the Beta factor is now 1.54. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 72.87.
Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) Analyst Points of Focus
Univar Inc. (UNVR) has found itself inside of Deutsche Bank’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was Resumed to Buy, by Deutsche Bank, as garnered from a news report on Friday September 21st, 2018. An additional helpful research note was sent out by Berenberg’s on Tuesday September 4th, 2018. The brokerage decided to upgrade UNVR to Buy from its previous rating of Hold.