Greenhill & Co. Inc. (NYSE:GHL) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of -2.66% or -$0.26 shares. The trading starts at $9.62 and closed at $9.79 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $9.06 and day high was $9.78 on Wednesday, June 24. After the session, the Financial sector daily volume shifted to 0.17 million while its average volume is 185.61K. In other hand, the GHL market cap reached to $184.98M. While, its current target price is $9.53 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 -10.01% and down -3.54% for month. Its quarterly performance was 1.60% above, while its half year performance is down -41.61%. GHL yearly performance stood at negative -28.18% and fall -44.20% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Greenhill & Co. Inc. is 3.50.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. GHL EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 0.69. EPS for this year is -68.10%, while for the next year its value is 0.87. Its EPS Q/Q reached 37.60%. It has an EPS of -20.60% down for past five years.
Blackrock Inc., Capital Management Corporation and Capital World Investors are the top three holders in Greenhill & Co. Inc. (GHL) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 2.37 million shares which valued 23.34 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Capital Management Corporation owned 1.2 million shares which valued at 11.79 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Capital World Investors has a total of 1.17 million shares which valued at 11.51 million. In the end, Capital World Investors have 6.23% shares outstanding of Greenhill & Co. Inc. (GHL) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 5.40% and institutional holding shifted to 72.10%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 0.69. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 4 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.45, while -0.53 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for GHL published in the report was -0.59–0.24 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -0.53 which is lower than -0.4 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 GHL fall -30.54% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -2.91% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -10.77%. The moving average value for Greenhill & Co. Inc. (GHL) is 12.83 and 9.95 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in GHL stock. On Aug 23, BOK SCOTT L, Chief Executive Officer, bought 19,970 trading shares at the cost of $13.70, which valued at 0.27 million. On Aug 22, BOK SCOTT L, Chief Executive Officer, bought 16,791 shares at the cost of $13.73, with total shares of 16,791. On Aug 06, BOK SCOTT L, Chief Executive Officer, bought 32,000 shares at the cost of 14.54. After this transaction, BOK SCOTT L total shares reached to 867,463 which valued at 0.47 million.