Market Buzz: MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC)
MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) announced the promotion of three senior executives to the position of Executive Vice Presient. They include: Mr. Brian Ross, Chief Financial Officer; Mr. Dave Hore, President of MTS Sensors, and Mr. Steve Harrison, President of MTS Test & Simulation.
insider ownership percentage is the key indicator, can be used by investors, to
measure the outlook of senior management has on their company. Insider
ownership for the MTSC is 1.40%. Institutional ownership refers to the
ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations,
pension funds or endowments. The Institutional ownership for the MTSC is
Insider trading is the buying or selling of any publicly traded company’s stock and this can be done by someone who has non-public, material information about that MTSC. Insider trading can be illegal or legal depending on when the insider makes the trade. It is illegal when the material information is still non-public. The insider transactions of the company (6-month change in insider ownerships) for the MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) is 0.75%.
Institutional ownership is the amount of a MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC)’s available stock owned by mutual or pension funds, insurance companies, investment firms, private foundations, endowments or other large entities that actually manage the funds on the behalf of others, so its an interesting element for the traders to note it, and the Institutional ownership for the MTSC is 2.50%.
a Technology sector firm, MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) stock ticked up 0.02% on Monday and when day-trade ended the stock finally concluded at $58.54 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are 144251. The number of shares MTSC stock currently held by all its shareholders are 19.25 and floated shares, the number of shares are available for trading in an open market on last trading day are 17.75. The average volume of shares for 3 months is 117.48 and MTSC stock value has moved between $38.51 – 59.13 in last one year.
The MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC)’s latest
earnings date is 8/5/2019. The Gross margin is the difference between the
revenue and the cost of goods sold (COGS), divided by revenue. In other words,
Gross Margin is a percentage value, while Gross Profit is a monetary value. The
valuable gross margin for MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) is 38.60% and
the profit margin is 5.40% and the stock has gained 45.88% in 2019 to date.
U.S. traded shares of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC)’s monthly stock performance is 7.89%, the quarterly performance is 7.12%, the half year performance is calculated as 45.77%. The yearly performance of MTSC is 12.25%.
The higher the volatility, the riskier the security. For example, when the stock market rises and falls more than one percent over a sustained period of time, it is called a “volatile” market, if the stock price stays relatively stable, the security has low volatility. The MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) weekly volatility is measured as 2.65% and monthly volatility measured as 2.40%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. MTSC return on assets is 3.70%, the return on equity (ROE) of the MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) is 9.30%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and MTSC return on investment is 6.60%.
The price to earnings ratio is 58.54, price to sales ratio is 1.36, and price to book ratio is 2.32, price to cash per share ration is 15.21, price to free cash flow is 59.31.
Analysts mean target price for MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC) is $61.00. The current share price indicates that stock is -0.95% away from its one year high and is moving 52.37% ahead of its 52-week low. MTSC’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 4.49% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 4.82%.