Voya Financial Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of -1.41% or -$0.71 shares. The trading starts at $50.00 and closed at $50.18 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $49.41 and day high was $50.04 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Financial sector daily volume shifted to 0.99 million while its average volume is 1.29M. In other hand, the VOYA market cap reached to $6.21B. While, its current target price is $56.73.
On May 5, 2020, BRIEF-Voya Financial Inc Says Will Revisit Earnings Growth Guidance Ranges, Including Previously Shared $1.80 To $1.90 EPS Guidance For Q4 2021. According to the news reported on Reuters, * Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $0.88 — REFINITIV IBES DATA
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 up 1.21% and up 4.96% for month. Its quarterly performance was 13.00% above, while its half year performance is down -19.39%. VOYA yearly performance stood at negative -5.59% and fall -18.88% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Voya Financial Inc. is 1.90.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. VOYA EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 4.03. EPS for this year is 131.50%, while for the next year its value is 6.02. Sales growth for the current quarter is 0.50 while its EPS Q/Q reached -60.70%. It has an EPS of -11.50% down for past five years and for the next five years will be up 24.48%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on VOYA for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 9 of 11 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 $45.00 – $66.00. Average target price for VOYA was reached at $56.80.
The insider ownership moved to 0.50%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 4.03. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 11 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.79, while 1.52 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for VOYA published in the report was $0.18 – $1.07 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 1.52 which is higher than 0.83 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 VOYA fall -3.69% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 3.80% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 2.00%. The moving average value for Voya Financial Inc. (VOYA) is 48.20 and 47.67 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in VOYA stock. On Feb 24, SILVA KEVIN D, See Remarks, sold 8,454 trading shares at the cost of $61.36, which valued at 0.52 million. On Feb 24, MARTIN RODNEY O JR, Chairman and CEO, sold 20,245 shares at the cost of $60.09, with total shares of 232,457. On Feb 11, Voya Financial, Inc., 10% Owner, bought 800,000 shares at the cost of 25.00. After this transaction, Voya Financial, Inc. total shares reached to 800,000 which valued at 20.0 million.