Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [NASDAQ:COOP]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Stock traders often pay close attention what Wall Street analysts have to say about a potential investment. For Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP], the latest consensus recommendation available followed its financial results for the fiscal quarter ending in December. On average, stock market experts give COOP an Outperform rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 8.91 to 20.04. This is compared to its latest closing price of $9.02.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] is sitting at 2.17. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 2.00.

For the quarter ending in Dec-18 Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] generated $0.25 billion in sales. That’s 44.25% lower than the average estimate of $0.45 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that on the whole, this stock is not presenting an attractive investment option, as there are too many red flags that don’t point to a high-value ROI.

Keep an eye out for the next scheduled publication date for this company’s financial results, which are expected to be released on Thu 9 May (In 27 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] sitting at -30.34, this company’s Net Margin is now 57.50%. These measurements indicate that Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is -6.67, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 7.90%. Its Return on Equity is 81.12, and its Return on Assets is 11.71. These metrics all suggest that Mr. Cooper Group Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 708.08. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 87.63, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 81.02. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 584.81, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 72.37. This company has a healthy balance between its debt and its current holdings, suggesting it is a reliable investment due to its ability to leverage debt in an efficient way.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is -29.86. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 7.86, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.97. Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] has a Price to Book Ratio of 0.47, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 0.26 and P/E Ratio of 1.06. These metrics all suggest that Mr. Cooper Group Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] earns $210,588 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Total Asset Turnover is 0.20.

Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] has 89.67M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $781.92M. Its stock price has been found in the range of 8.91 to 20.04. At its current price, it has moved by -56.49% from its 52-week high, and it has moved -2.13% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.50, which indicates that it is more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 14.34. This stock, according to these metrics, is currently Oversold.

Conclusion: Is Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Mr. Cooper Group Inc. [COOP], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.