DXP Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ:DXPE) changes shares on Thursday trading session, with a change of 1.49% or $0.27 shares. The trading starts at $17.94 and closed at $18.12 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $17.581 and day high was $18.42 on Thursday, June 25. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 0.14 million while its average volume is 171.43K. In other hand, the DXPE market cap reached to $315.02M. While, its current target price is $18.39 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 -2.96% and up 0.88% for month. Its quarterly performance was 34.73% above, while its half year performance is down -54.64%. DXPE yearly performance stood at negative -50.86% and fall -53.81% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for DXP Enterprises Inc. is 1.70.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. DXPE EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.86. EPS for this year is 0.70%, while for the next year its value is 1.21. Sales growth for the current quarter is 0.49 while its EPS Q/Q reached -22.40%. It has an EPS of 21.30% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 20.00%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on DXPE for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 3 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 1 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 $22.00-$28.00. Average target price for DXPE was reached at $25.00.
The insider ownership moved to 7.80% and institutional holding shifted to 79.40%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 1.86. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 3 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.17, while 0.73 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for DXPE published in the report was 0.06-0.24 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.73 which is higher than 0.31 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 DXPE fall -34.92% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 11.37% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -7.90%. The moving average value for DXP Enterprises Inc. (DXPE) is 24.58 and 17.85 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in DXPE stock. On Jun 09, MANNES JOSEPH R, Director, bought 1,000 trading shares at the cost of $24.01, which valued at 24010.0. On Jun 08, Padgett Gene, SVP/Chief Accounting Officer, sold 267 shares at the cost of $25.99, with total shares of 9,076. On May 13, HALTER TIMOTHY P, Director, bought 10,000 shares at the cost of 12.25. After this transaction, HALTER TIMOTHY P total shares reached to 36,486 which valued at 0.12 million.