Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:FMX) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of 0.71% or $0.46 shares. The trading starts at $65.18 and closed at $64.80 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $64.02 and day high was $66.15 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 1.26 million while its average volume is 693.06K. In other hand, the FMX market cap reached to $22.44B. While, its current target price is $65.26 according to WSJ.
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 down -1.60% and up 0.40% for month. Its quarterly performance was 9.19% above, while its half year performance is down -32.60%. FMX yearly performance stood at negative -33.85% and fall -30.95% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. is 2.20.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. FMX EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 3.23. EPS for this year is 0.40%, while for the next year its value is 3.06. Sales growth for the current quarter is 3.26 while its EPS Q/Q reached 247.20%. It has an EPS of 44.00% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 6.20%.
Harding Loevner LLC, Invesco Ltd. and Standard Life Aberdeen PLC are the top three holders in Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (FMX) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Harding Loevner LLC has 6.87 million shares which valued 415.7 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Invesco Ltd. owned 6.03 million shares which valued at 364.7 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Standard Life Aberdeen PLC has a total of 5.88 million shares which valued at 355.93 million. In the end, Standard Life Aberdeen PLC have 5.43% shares outstanding of Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (FMX) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 79.80% and institutional holding shifted to 33.10%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 3.23. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 4 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.88, while 1.05 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for FMX published in the report was 0.58-1.61 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 1.05 which is higher than 0.19 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 FMX fall -20.45% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 1.66% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -4.20%. The moving average value for Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (FMX) is 77.30 and 66.62 for 200 and 50 days respectively.