Shares of Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) recorded -1.55% loss during trading session on April 15th, 2019. The script traded as low as $9.97 and last traded at $10.16. 8.57 million shares changed exchanged hands during trading, a drop of -20.64% from the 30-day average session volume of 7.10M shares. The firm had previously closed at $10.32. The company has $246.64M outstanding shares, price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.75 and a beta of 1.17. The company has a RSI of 42.31, ATR of 0.43 and a volatility of 4.02% this week. RRC has a 52 week low price of $9.22 and a 52 week high price of $18.59.
Investors have identified the tech company Range Resources Corporation as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around 2.51B, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Range Resources Corporation (RRC) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. For RRC, the company has in raw cash 545000 on their books with 754.81 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. The company has a healthy balance sheet as their debt profile has been on an incline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 0 total, with 1.05 million as their total liabilities. This figure have given the company a good sense of viability under numerous contexts.
RRC were able to record 32.31 million as free cash flow during the recently reported quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 97000. In cash movements, the company had a total of 990.69 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Range Resources Corporation (RRC)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the third quarter of the year, Range Resources Corporation recorded a total of 1.07 billion in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 0.37% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the third quarter increasing by 0.24%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 2.38 billion trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 1.31 billion. This allows shareholders to hold on to 246.64M with the revenue now reading -7170 cents per share. This is a figure that is close to analyst’s prediction for their fourth quarter (0.10 cents a share).
Is the stock of RRC attractive?
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 1.01 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on RRC sounds very interesting.
In related news, Director FUNK JAMES M bought 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on March 11th, 2019. The purchase was performed at an average price of 9.80, for a total value of 97,997. As the purchase deal closes, the Director FUNK JAMES M now bought 20,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 218,924. Also, 10% Owner SailingStone Capital Partners bought 483 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on September 6th, 2019. The shares were bought at an average cost of 14.90 per share, with a total market value of 68,893. Following this completion of disposal, the President and CEO now holds 8,767 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 153,773. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.80%.
5 out of 30 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 15 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Range Resources Corporation stock. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the RRC stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $15.53.