The Andersons Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) changes shares on Thursday trading session, with a change of 2.15% or $0.28 shares. The trading starts at $12.92 and closed at $13.00 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $12.63 and day high was $13.31 on Thursday, June 25. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 0.2 million while its average volume is 276.46K. In other hand, the ANDE market cap reached to $436.65M. While, its current target price is $13.28 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 -6.87% and down -5.61% for month. Its quarterly performance was -25.10% below, while its half year performance is down -47.22%. ANDE yearly performance stood at negative -51.41% and fall -47.47% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for The Andersons Inc. is 3.00.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ANDE EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -0.17. EPS for this year is -62.10%, while for the next year its value is 1.20. Its EPS Q/Q reached -166.50%. It has an EPS of -32.10% down for past five years and for the next five years will be up 8.00%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ANDE for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 0 of 2 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 2 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 $15.00-$15.00. Average target price for ANDE was reached at $15.00.
Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP are the top three holders in The Andersons Inc. (ANDE) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 4.94 million shares which valued 92.72 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 3.68 million shares which valued at 68.93 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP has a total of 2.49 million shares which valued at 46.65 million. In the end, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP have 7.56% shares outstanding of The Andersons Inc. (ANDE) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 3.60% and institutional holding shifted to 82.80%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -0.17. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 2 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.42, while 0.98 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ANDE published in the report was -0.5–0.34 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.98 which is higher than -1.32 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 ANDE fall -32.82% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -5.68% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -5.02%. The moving average value for The Andersons Inc. (ANDE) is 18.70 and 13.39 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ANDE stock. On Jun 03, Blanchett Valerie M, Vice President, Human Resource, sold 520 trading shares at the cost of $13.77, which valued at 7160.0. On May 21, Mullin Patrick S., Director, bought 17,513 shares at the cost of $11.52, with total shares of 39,299. On May 12, Krueger William E., President, Trade Group, bought 10,000 shares at the cost of 12.98. After this transaction, Krueger William E. total shares reached to 594,009 which valued at 0.13 million.