Analyst(s) Alert: PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)
Paccar Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) was downgraded to Sell from Hold and the target price was lowered to $62 from $68 (versus a $72.24 close) at Loop Capital.
The 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 PCAR is 1.50%. 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 PCAR is 67.00%.
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 PCAR. 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 PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) is -1.84%.
Institutional transactions is the amount of a PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)’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 PCAR is 3.42%.
A Consumer Goods sector firm, PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)
stock fell -1.23% on Tuesday and when day-trade ended the stock finally
concluded at $71.35 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are
1.41 Million. The number of shares PCAR stock currently held by all its
shareholders are 341.75 and floated shares, the number of shares are available
for trading in an open market on last trading day are 340.16. The average
volume of shares for 3 months is 1621.06 and PCAR stock value has moved between
$52.08 – 72.81 in last one year.
The PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)’s latest earnings date is 7/23/2019. 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 PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) is 18.50% and the profit margin is 9.50% and the stock has gained 24.87% in 2019 to date.
PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR)’s monthly stock performance is 7.73%, the quarterly performance is 4.28%, the half year performance is calculated as 24.87%. The yearly performance of PCAR is 19.24%.
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 PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) weekly volatility is measured as 1.62% and monthly volatility measured as 1.63%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. PCAR return on assets is 9.20%, the return on equity (ROE) of the PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) is 25.90%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and PCAR return on investment is 11.10%.
The price to earnings ratio is 10.81, price to sales ratio is 1.00, and price to book ratio is 2.72, price to cash per share ration is 6.21, price to free cash flow is 19.23.
Analysts mean target price for PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) is $71.42 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.00. The current share price indicates that stock is -2.26% away from its one year high and is moving 36.94% ahead of its 52-week low. PCAR’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 1.15% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 2.27%.