Newell Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:NWL) changes shares on Thursday trading session, with a change of -2.28% or -$0.36 shares. The trading starts at $15.58 and closed at $15.81 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $15.42 and day high was $15.90 on Thursday, June 18. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 2.77 million while its average volume is 4.16M. In other hand, the NWL market cap reached to $6.37B.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 3.83% and up 22.23% for month. Its quarterly performance was 24.30% above, while its half year performance is down -18.34%. NWL yearly performance stood at positive 2.79% and fall -19.61% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Newell Brands Inc. is 2.80.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. NWL EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -2.41. EPS for this year is 103.10%, while for the next year its value is 1.27. It has an EPS of -20.00% down for past five years and for the next five years will be down -2.98%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on NWL for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 12 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 1 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 9 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 11 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 11, 1 rated it sell, 1 rated it as Buy and 9 as Hold Ratings.
The insider ownership moved to 0.40% and institutional holding shifted to 92.10%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -2.41. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 12 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.14, while 0.45 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for NWL published in the report was -0.02-0.26 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.45 which is higher than 0.09 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for NWL fall -8.69% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 14.31% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 5.21%. The moving average value for Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) is 16.00 and 13.69 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in NWL stock. On Mar 13, ICAHN BRETT, Director, bought 9,703 trading shares at the cost of $11.62, which valued at 0.11 million. On Mar 12, Hurd Laurel, Pres., Learning & Development, bought 4,000 shares at the cost of $12.80, with total shares of 37,304. On Mar 12, ICAHN BRETT, Director, bought 111,601 shares at the cost of 11.90. After this transaction, ICAHN BRETT total shares reached to 1,129,205 which valued at 1.33 million.