BrightView Holdings Inc. (BV): Let’s take a bird-eye on it


BrightView Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BV) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of -4.40% or -$0.5 shares. The trading starts at $11.17 and closed at $11.36 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $10.76 and day high was $11.36 on Wednesday, June 24. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 0.36 million while its average volume is 367.33K. In other hand, the BV market cap reached to $1.12B. While, its current target price is $10.86 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 -8.51% and down -23.36% for month. Its quarterly performance was 14.08% above, while its half year performance is down -36.79%. BV yearly performance stood at negative -41.07% and fall -35.63% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for BrightView Holdings Inc. is 2.00.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. BV EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 0.23. EPS for this year is 176.70%, while for the next year its value is 1.09. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.98 while its EPS Q/Q reached -463.80%. It has an EPS of next five years will be up 23.76%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on BV for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 5 of 9 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 1 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 3 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $13.00-$17.00. Average target price for BV was reached at $15.25.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., MSD Partners, L.P. and Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) are the top three holders in BrightView Holdings Inc. (BV) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. has 58.42 million shares which valued 646.11 million. On Mar 30, 2020, MSD Partners, L.P. owned 13.63 million shares which valued at 150.75 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has a total of 2.86 million shares which valued at 31.62 million. In the end, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) have 2.72% shares outstanding of BrightView Holdings Inc. (BV) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.20% and institutional holding shifted to 95.20%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 0.23. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 9 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.33, while 0.46 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for BV published in the report was 0.22-0.42 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.46 which is higher than 0.02 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 BV fall -27.65% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -13.79% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -19.09%. The moving average value for BrightView Holdings Inc. (BV) is 13.68 and 13.15 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in BV stock. On Jun 15, Grover Shamit, Director, sold 1,816,454 trading shares at the cost of $13.40, which valued at 24.34 million. On Jun 15, MSD Partners, L.P., Director, sold 1,816,454 shares at the cost of $13.40, with total shares of 11,813,908. On Jun 15, KKR BrightView Aggregator L.P., 10% Owner, sold 7,785,123 shares at the cost of 13.25. After this transaction, KKR BrightView Aggregator L.P. total shares reached to 50,633,123 which valued at 103.15 million.