Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): Check on its recent ratings


Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (NASDAQ:GGAL) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of -1.95% or -$0.2 shares. The trading starts at $10.35 and closed at $10.24 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $9.98 and day high was $10.56 on Wednesday, June 24. After the session, the Financial sector daily volume shifted to 1.76 million while its average volume is 1.80M. In other hand, the GGAL market cap reached to $1.66B. While, its current target price is $10.04 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 -0.20% and up 5.35% for month. Its quarterly performance was 31.76% above, while its half year performance is down -38.56%. GGAL yearly performance stood at negative -71.12% and fall -38.14% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. is 3.60.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. GGAL EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 4.11. EPS for this year is 189.10%, while for the next year its value is 4.44. Sales growth for the current quarter is 0.05 while its EPS Q/Q reached -22.00%. It has an EPS of 62.50% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 46.94%.

Blackrock Inc., State Street Corporation and Acadian Asset Management are the top three holders in Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 5.97 million shares which valued 42.09 million. On Mar 30, 2020, State Street Corporation owned 3.51 million shares which valued at 24.72 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Acadian Asset Management has a total of 1.14 million shares which valued at 8.04 million. In the end, Acadian Asset Management have 1.00% shares outstanding of Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 53.40% and institutional holding shifted to 23.70%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 4.11. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 3 analysts estimated an average EPS of 1.14, while 1.85 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for GGAL published in the report was 1-1.36 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 1.85 which is higher than 0.95 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 GGAL fall -13.16% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 16.62% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 0.65%. The moving average value for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL) is 11.14 and 9.33 for 200 and 50 days respectively.