Afterhours Bull To Watch: Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD)
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 ARD is 51.64%. 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 ARD is 99.70%.
Institutional transactions is the amount of a Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD)’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 ARD is -0.09%.
A Consumer Goods sector firm, Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD) stock advanced 6.77% on Wednesday and when day-trade ended the stock finally concluded at $19.40 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are 181315. The number of shares ARD stock currently held by all its shareholders are 224.73 and floated shares, the number of shares are available for trading in an open market on last trading day are 18.65. The average volume of shares for 3 months is 77.12 and ARD stock value has moved between $10.1 – 18.13 in last one year.
The Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD)’s latest earnings date is 7/25/2019. 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 Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD) is 15.90% and the profit margin is -0.70% and the stock has gained 75.09% in 2019 to date.
Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD)’s monthly stock performance is 29.33%, the quarterly performance is 41.09%, the half year performance is calculated as 72.29%. The yearly performance of ARD is 16.59%.
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 Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD) weekly volatility is measured as 3.43% and monthly volatility measured as 2.88%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. ARD return on assets is -0.60%, the return on equity (ROE) of the Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD) is 4.70%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and ARD return on investment is 5.80%.
The price to sales ratio is 0.48, price to cash per share ration is 10.48, price to free cash flow is 18.32.
Analysts mean target price for Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE:ARD) is $16.47 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.30. The current share price indicates that stock is 6.53% away from its one year high and is moving 92.27% ahead of its 52-week low. ARD’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 17.31% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 27.22%.